Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Alumni at Miovision raise $30 million to fuel growth

Miovision, a Kitchener-based company founded by systems design engineering graduates announced the closing of $30 million CAD in their Series B financing round earlier this week. The investment will help expand the company’s workforce and accelerate their vision of smart cities and cloud-based traffic management technology.

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Waterloo researchers advance electric car battery research

Waterloo researcher Linda Nazar

An ultra-thin nanomaterial is at the heart of a major breakthrough by Waterloo scientists who are in a global race to invent a cheaper, lighter and more powerful rechargeable battery for electric vehicles.