Université Laval professors work tirelessly to make our lives better. Discover how our seasoned experts and intrepid junior researchers are helping resolve the challenges facing the world today.
Supporting early childhood learning and development through nature-based education
Advancing ecological knowledge to help conserve large mammal populations
Optimizing operations planning through mathematical programming
Promoting inclusion and recognition for all families
Digging deeper into autoimmune diseases to develop new treatments
Making dental care available to everyone
Improving the quality of the food supply
Optimizing perinatal and health practices for family wellness
Innovating to respond to employment challenges
Building bridges to live better together
Inventing tomorrow’s assistive technology
Promoting the accessibility and integrity of tax law
Recovering and reusing waste and wastewater
Improving mobility in the age of smart and inclusive cities
Supporting active citizenship in urban spaces
Learning to play... music!
Francis Dubé and his team founded the Université des Jeux(nes) Musiciens, a cultural and community project. They use educational games to promote music learning among young people and develop their creativity.
Making buildings and factories more energy efficient
Louis Gosselin and his team are studying the impact of occupant behaviour on energy consumption in buildings and industrial plants and looking at materials and processes that can improve energy efficiency.
Making artificial intelligence more accessible
By developing new artificial intelligence (AI) techniques using less data, Christian Gagné and his team are helping small and medium-sized businesses harness local AI.
Building the green way
Pierre Blanchet is studying the building industry from every angle. By using naturally sourced materials like wood and hemp, he hopes to reduce the construction industry’s ecological footprint.