2nd Engineering 3 Minute Thesis (E3MT) Competition

The 2nd E3MT competition held virtually 25 February 2021 on WebEx and streamed online through the EGCC YouTube channel. The event was supported by the Engineering Advancement Trust (EAT) and the Graduate students association (GSA). All participants presented their research work and competed for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place and people's choice prizes at the local level valued at $1000, $750, $500, $250, respectively. All participants also entered a draw with a chance of winning an additional prize. The participants were from the six departments within the College of Engineering, which prepared students for the GSA and the regional 3MT® competitions.


Engineering graduate students interested in participating in this year’s E3MT Competition must submit abstracts that are no longer than 350 words.

Abstract Submission Link: https://www.surveymonkey.ca/r/2ndE3MTRegistartion

RSVP as an audience: https://usask-3mt.eventbrite.ca/

The registration deadline is extended until 15 February 2021.



For competition rules and judging criteria click here. Here is the full event Live stream on our YouTube channel: 

8 February - Abstract submission deadline

15 February- Extended abstract submission deadline

16 February - Slide submission starts 

22 February - Slide submission deadline

25 February - 2nd E3MT Event (9 AM CST) Virtually on Webex

 Judging Panel:

Bert Munro, PEng. Senior Civil/Municipal Engineer

Dr. Tate Cao, Ph.D. (U of S, Graham School of Professional Development)

Mohsen Shakouri, Ph.D. (U of S Alumni, current employee Canadian Light Source)

Dr. Sumith Kahanda (U of S Alumni, current employee Saskwater)

Dr. Zsuzsa Papp (Mitacs) 


First Place: Khaled Zoroufchi Benis, Eco-friendly Sorbent for Treatment of Aqueous Arsenic
Second Place: Ninu Kallingal Mohandas, Developing protein products from canola meal and its techno economic analysis
Third place: Eric Yang, A Novel Method for Air Quality Control inside Livestock Buildings Using Engineered Water Nanostructures (EWNS)
Audience Choice: Amirhossein Ravanbod, The Rock Launcher
For a complete list of participants with their presentation title and contact information click here.


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For more information, please contact the EGCC VP-Academic Affairs at egcc.academic@usask.ca.