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Monday, May 6, 2019

Waterloo chemist awarded over $750K to partner with industry on strategic research

Pavle Radovanovic

Chemist Pavle Radovanovic is one of six University of Waterloo researchers who are receiving a total of $3.8 million to collaborate with Canadian-based companies and government organizations on strategic research projects.

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Collaborative Timeline of Elements project

Timeline of the elements concept poster.

The United Nations General Assembly has proclaimed 2019 as the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements, and the Faculty of Science is celebrating by creating a new Timeline of Elements. 

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Cheaper and easier way found to make plastic semiconductors

An illustration of a flexible, plastic solar cell.

Cheap, flexible and sustainable plastic semiconductors will soon be a reality thanks to a breakthrough by chemists at the University of Waterloo.

Friday, July 31, 2015

Government of Canada invests $24.7 million into cutting-edge Science Complex

Today, the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services and Peter Braid, Member of Parliament for Kitchener-Waterloo announced the Government of Canada’s contribution of $24.7 million to the University of Waterloo’s cutting edge Science Complex.

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Doping in sport: New saliva tests will make it easier to catch cheats

Vincent and Ezel in lab.

Saliva strips invented by Waterloo chemists can detect a broad range of banned substances in minutes.

Chemistry postdoctoral fellows Vincent ;Bessonneau (left) and Ezel Boyaci.

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