Thursday, June 24, 2021

University of Waterloo launches Canada’s first driverless, autonomous 5G shuttle

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Shuttle to operate remotely over Rogers 5G network thanks to one of several key research partnerships

By Media Relations

The University of Waterloo is showcasing the operation of a driverless, autonomous shuttle research program that will transport students and staff around campus.

Thursday, June 17, 2021

“Smart” segmented ring device delivers medications to stop HIV transmission

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By Media Relations

Researchers have designed a device that delivers two medications that help stop HIV transmission.

Although condom usage is the best strategy for preventing HIV transmission, the researchers are working to design a device that can be used by sex workers and in situations where women are not in a position to negotiate condom use.