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- Dec. 12, 2017
New research at the University of Waterloo could lead to the development of batteries that triple the range of electric vehicles.
The breakthrough involves the use of negative electrodes made of lithium metal, a material with the potential to dramatically increase battery storage capacity.
- Nov. 27, 2017
Julie Goll admits traditional chemistry labs can fall short of preparing students to work independently in the lab.
- Nov. 3, 2017
By Dr. Rick Marta
Chemistry Instructor, University of Waterloo
At the University of Waterloo, we are constantly upgrading our undergraduate chemistry labs to keep pace with today’s technology. This isn’t just a matter of honing professional skills. I believe that students genuinely enjoy learning about the science that shapes their everyday lives.
- Jan. 24, 2018
Pushpull Alternating and Hypercoordinate Asymmetrical Architectures for Light and Moisture Stable Polystannanes
Department of Chemistry and Biology
Room: C2-361 (Reading Room)
Host: E. Fillion