McMaster-Mohawk Bachelor of Technology Program


B.Tech.’s Jeff Fortuna wins “Best Application Paper”

December 6, 2013

Mike Noseworthy and his co-authors have been selected as the winners of the 2013 Kowalski prize for the "Best Application Paper" published in the Journal of Chemometrics in 2011 and 2012 for a paper entitled "Liver functional magnetic resonance imaging analysis using a latent variables approach".  Mike's co-authors include Jeff Fortuna, who is with the B.Tech. Program, and John MacGregor, a former member of the Department of Chemical Engineering.

Jeff Fortuna has been with the B.Tech. program for a number of years. Since 2011, he has been the Program Chair for the Computing and Information Technology stream in the Degree Completion Program. B.Tech. would like to congratulate Jeff on this outstanding achievement. We are thrilled to have such talented individuals representing the B.Tech. community. Our instructors continue to impress us with their work and contributions.

The Kowalski Prize is given each year, and alternates between the "best theoretical paper" and "best applied paper" published in the Journal of Chemometrics. This year was the turn of the “Best Application Paper" published in 2011 and 2012.

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Jacqueline Crossley, Recruiting & Promotion Coordinator, McMaster-Mohawk Bachelor of Technology Program 905-525-9143 ext. 20221