Concordia researcher explores how we manage algorithms, artificial intelligence and big data in new book
Fenwick McKelvey, researcher and associate professor in the Department of Communication Studies, digs into the complex history, theory and policy of the internet's intelligent bots in his new book Internet Daemons: Digital Communications Possessed.
Robert Kuttner, co-founder and co-editor of The American Prospect, will explore capitalism in the West before and after WWII, neoliberalism and the fate of democracy in his lecture to mark the 30th anniversary of the Karl Polanyi Institute of Political Economy.
IN THE LAB: Next-generation luminescent nanoparticles
How do you track something that is 80,000 times smaller than the diameter of a human hair? Researcher Rafik Naccache from Concordia's Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry develops fluorescent nanoparticles that help hunt germs, clean water, deliver drugs, and so much more.
A new literature review may help reveal the mechanisms behind kidney disease
Concordia researchers spotlight how Drosophila melanogaster – aka the common fruit fly – can be used to model human renal function.