Tuesday, July 27, 2021

On ethical AI, the world is calling – and it’s time for Canada to answer

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University and Communitech leaders look at why Canada and Waterloo Region are poised to play a global role 

By Mary Wells, Mark Giesbrecht and Chris AlbinsonFaculty of Engineering, Faculty of Math and Communitech

Monday, July 19, 2021

Mathematical models and computer simulations are the new frontiers in COVID-19 drug trials

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The new models open the possibility of pre-assessment for drug and vaccine efficacy against the COVID-19 virus.

By Media Relations

Researchers are using computer models to simulate COVID-19 infections on a cellular level – the basic structural level of the human body.

Thursday, July 15, 2021

Artificial Intelligence for Fun

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A mathematical physics student uses his AI skills to make people laugh

By Rose Simone, Faculty of Science

Thursday, July 8, 2021

WATonomous Drives in a Top Performance

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Student team finishes multi-year contest in second place

By Carol Truemner, Faculty of Engineering

Waterloo’s student-led autonomous vehicle team pulled into second place in the final stage of the four-year international SAE AutoDrive Challenge.