Chemical Engineering PhD students Hadi Izadi, Katherine Stewart, and Professor Alexander Penlidis, explain how dry adhesion works in a recent pioneering article in J. Roy. Soc. Interface. For more details, please check:
Chemical Engineering 4th year students - Gloriana Gao, Madison Connors and Andrew Holmes have been selected for a fully sponsored trip to attend the 8th International Petroleum Technology Conference (IPTC) which will be held from 8-12 December 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
A notification for the competition was sent to all faculties in Engineering and student selections were based on the basis of their academic standing, statement of interest and extra curricular exploits.
Dr. Zhongwei Chen, Associate Professor in the department has won the Discovery Accelerator Supplement (DAS) Award this year. Several other Waterloo’s professors have been also awarded DAS, valued at $120,000 over a three-year period. In addition to the DAS award, NSERC also renewed Dr. Chen’s Discovery Grant award, almost doubling the original grant amount. Detail information about it in