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The Periodic Table Project has been a great succeswith the free tablet apps having almost 50,000 users. The Periodic Table Project App is available for Apple, Blackberry and Android devices.

Chem 13 News magazine ran a contest to design tiles for the four newly named elements, nihonium (Nh), moscovium (Mc), tennessine (Ts) and oganesson (Og). Over 200 submissions were received.  See the new elements contest winners.  

  1. Apr. 12, 2018Quantum radar will expose stealth aircraftJonathan Baugh and Francois Sfigakis

    New $2.7 million project funded by Department of National Defence will develop technology for quantum radar.

  2. Mar. 29, 2018Rick Marta one of two instructors to receive the 2018 Excellence in Science Teaching AwardKristine Dalton and Rick Marta

    The Faculty of Science is honoured to announce Chemistry instructor Dr. Rick Marta and Vision Scientist Prof. Kristine Dalton as this year’s Excellence in Science Teaching Award (ESTA) winners for their dedication to hands-on learning and mentorship. Teaching is a core mission at the University of Waterloo and this prestigious award acknowledges the special role Science faculty members play in inspiring the next generation of science and technology professionals.

  3. Feb. 9, 2018Mass production of new class of semiconductors closer to reality Illustration of carbon nanotubes depositing on a surface with the help of the alignment relay technique.

    Two Waterloo chemists have made it easier for manufacturers to produce a new class of faster and cheaper semiconductors.

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  1. Apr. 27, 2018GWC2 Annual Meeting, Seminar, Graduate Poster Session and Awards Presentation

    Guelph-Waterloo Centre for Graduate Work in Chemistry and Biochemistry (GWC2) faculty, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students, please come out and join us for some or all of the following events.

    Friday, April 27, 2018
    Science Teaching Complex

  2. May 10, 2018Institute for Polymer Research 40th Anniversary Distinguished Lecturer: Marc Hillmyer

    Nanoporous Materials Employing Disordered Block Polymers as Key Ingredients

    Marc Hillmyer
    McKnight Presidential Endowed Chair
    Distinguished University Teaching Professor
    Center for Sustainable Polymers Director
    Department of Chemistry
    University of Minnesota

    Thursday, May 10, 2018
    10:00 a.m.
    QNC 0101

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