“This discovery may lead to new approaches for the treatment of patients with certain forms of cancer.”

– Dr. Charles Graham, on the potential of nitric oxide to treat cancer

Success Stories

Novari™ IT solutions

In Canada, patients’ wait times and their journeys through the health care continuum could be shorter and more successful because of a web-based waitlist and patient reporting system developed at Kingston General Hospital. Novari Health of Kingston was founded with PARTEQ’s

Solar hot water heating technology | Solar energy and heat transfer

 Research at Queen’s by a mechanical engineer with a passion for solar energy has not only led to a solar hot water system now in use across North America, but has also helped inform

Qubit Sytems customized research and instrumentation systems

For nearly 20 years, scientific research and teaching around the world has been enhanced because of Qubit Systems Inc., of Kingston.  The company was founded, with PARTEQ’s assistance, by Queen’s biologist Dr. David Layzell

Q'Straint passenger safety solutions

Elite athletes at the Beijing Paralympics are just some of the millions of wheelchair van passengers around the world who have reached their destinations safely, thanks to pioneering research at Queen’s into ‘seatbelts’ for wheelchairs and their

Nanovate™ electroplated materials

What do aerospace parts, automotive components, and sporting goods have in common? All are being enhanced by nano-materials research pioneered at Queen’s University, where metallurgist Uwe Erb discovered a novel way to manipulate the grain size of nickel using electrodeposition, a widely used, low-cost

Levulan® PhotodynamicTherapy for actinic keratosis

More than one million patients across North, South and Central America have been successfully treated with Levulan® Photodynamic Therapy, a non-invasive, topical light-based treatment for actinic keratosis, the red, scaly lesions caused by overexposure to the sun. Based

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PARTEQ Blog

Dr. Paul Webster, CTO, Laser Depth Dynamics
Jul. 23 2013
Dr. Paul Webster  wasn’t thinking about entrepreneurship when he entered graduate school. He was just curious about high-speed lasers – specifically, what happens when you apply lasers used in eye surgery to metal?  
 
Answering that question not only earned him his PhD in Engineering Physics from Queen’s University; it also solved a fundamental problem for...

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