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Research Resources

Sheridan is a renowned leader in innovation through applied learning, creative vision, and service excellence. 

  • Numerous researchers on call to conduct research projects across our Research Centres.
  • 100+ faculty experts available to participate in research projects
  • 1700+ highly qualified students available to participate in research projects 
  • Dedicated Sheridan Research office staff available to facilitate projects, partnerships and connections 

Our Research Centres:

Sheridan’s Research Centres represent specialized facilities, equipment and teams of knowledgeable faculty and market-ready student researchers:

Specialized research facilities:
  • 10,000 square-foot digital media sound stage, motion capture studio, and 2D/3D digital cinema test centre (SIRT- Pinewood Toronto Studios)
  • Internet Café for developing and testing software solutions for all ages; the Sheridan Centre for Elder Research (Trafalgar Road Campus)
  • 28,000 square-foot advanced manufacturing facility equipped for solid modeling; 3D prototyping and production, robotics, energy management and more
Sample specialized equipment
  • Vicon motion capture system and virtual camera solutions; SolidTrack camera tracking equipment
  • 2D/3D stereoscopic equipment
  • 3D modeling equipment
  • Christie 4K projector and white and silver screens for 2D, 3D, and high frame rate projection
  • ABB Robotics equipment 
  • Prototyping equipment including ZCorp and Dimension Stratasys 3D printers
  • Advanced 3D production equipment including: Fortus 900mc and Fortus 400mc rapid production machines and Finishing Touch machine
  • Energy auditing, measurement and verification equipment 
  • Mobile applications development software

Sample additional facilities available for research through curriculum:

  • Nursing labs
  • Mobile classrooms
  • Craft and design studios
  • Forensic computing lab
  • Interactive multi-media studio