CM Labs and Partner, Dr Jozsef Kövecses, Recognised by NSERC for Innovation in Simulation



Montreal, QC, May 10, 2018 — CM Labs today proudly announced that McGill University associate professor Dr Jozsef Kövecses has been awarded the 2018 Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Synergy Award for Innovation for work enabling hyper-realistic simulation of the physical world performed in collaboration with CM Labs.


Established in 1995, the NSERC Synergy awards program recognizes and rewards academic/industry partnerships that lead to groundbreaking Canadian innovations.


Prof Kövecses’ McGill University based team is dedicated to creating advanced physics-based mathematical models for use in virtual environments. CM Labs integrates these cutting-edge algorithms into their Vortex® Studio simulation software, helping to make their simulations act and feel more lifelike.