Welcome to Chemistry at Waterloo
We offer one of the most interdisciplinary and cutting-edge undergraduate, graduate and research chemistry programs in Canada. Our specializations in and beyond the classroom will prepare you for exciting professional careers in industry, business, government and academia.
Our award-winning faculty work in areas such as health, environmental sciences, new materials and nanotechnology. Their research improves our fundamental understanding of the world around us.
Whatever your level, whatever your interest, we invite you to explore what Waterloo Chemistry has to offer.
- Dec. 2, 2019
Ryan Moreira, a doctoral student with Prof. Scott Taylor, was awarded best presentation at the 30th annual Quebec-Ontario Mini-Symposium for Synthetic and Bioorganic Chemistry (QOMSBOC), hosted by University of Ottawa from November 8th to 10th, 2019.
- Nov. 19, 2019
Tristan Chidley, a doctoral student with Prof. Graham Murphy, was awarded best “Flash Talk” at the 30th annual Quebec-Ontario Mini-Symposium for Synthetic and Bioorganic Chemistry (QOMSBOC), hosted by University of Ottawa from November 8th to 10th, 2019.
- Nov. 6, 2019
- Jan. 9, 2020
"Exploiting the Potential of Carbon Nanotubes and Fullerenes Through Their Interaction with Specially Designed π-Conjugated Iptycenes"
Supervisor: Derek Schipper
- Jan. 13, 2020
"Investigation of Thermoelectric Thallium Chalcogenides"
Supervisor: Holger Kleinke
- Jan. 14, 2020
"Plasmon Induced Carrier Polarization in Semiconductor Nanocrystals"
Supervisor: Pavle Radovanovic