Friday, December 4, 2015

Arts Awards 2015: Jonathan Fugelsang

Jonathan Fugelsang, Associate Professor, Psychology, received a Teaching award on Wed., Dec.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Canadian researchers converge for campaign

Research2Reality, a new social media and television campaign by six of Canada’s top research institutions — including the University of Waterloo — aims to bring high-impact university research to the living rooms and laptops of millions of Canadians.

The campaign, which will grow to include six public service announcements airing on the Discovery and Discovery Science channels, looks at the ways Canadian research impacts issues that matter deeply to Canadians, including health, technology, natural resources and sustainable energy.

Friday, March 20, 2015

Grand River Hospital, University of Waterloo launch partnership

The University of Waterloo and Grand River Hospital have launched a partnership to enable academics and clinicians to collaborate on research that will benefit patient care and enrich university research.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Governor General Ceremony for Canada’s Top Natural Sciences and Engineering Researchers for 2015

Celebrated research includes ground-breaking chemical theories, computers that think like humans, and new production of medical isotopes

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Waterloo researchers among top in Canada

Chris Eliasmith, who has built a computer model of the human brain, is given prestigious John C. Polanyi Award

Three Waterloo academics are named among Canada’s Top Natural Sciences and Engineering Researchers for 2015 by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) today.

Waterloo researchers among top in Canada

Chris Eliasmith writing on a whiteboardChris Eliasmith, Director of the Centre for Theoretical Neuroscience, received the prestigious John C. Polanyi Award  and is also an inaugural member of the Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholars, Artists, and Scientists.

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How to Build a Brain

Chris Eliasmith’s team at the Centre for Theoretical Neuroscience has built Spaun, the world’s largest simulation of a functioning brain. The related book is now available and for the full article Waterloo Stories.

Nengo

This is a collection of coverage of work with Nengo (Neural Engineering Objects) that has appeared in the popular press recently.