News archive - March 2019

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Medical imaging startup among big winners at Velocity Fund Finals

Startups in the fields of medical imaging, advanced manufacturing, construction, and travel were among the winners of the Velocity Fund Finals, which took place today at the Tannery Event Centre in downtown Kitchener.

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Professor Sherman Shen selected 2019 recipient of the IEEE Canada R.A. Fessenden Silver Medal Award

ECE Professor, Sherman Shen, has been selected by IEEE Canada as the 2019 recipient of the IEEE Canada R.A. Fessenden Silver Medal Award.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Quantum illuminates new potential for radar technology

Researchers at the Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) performed the first demonstration of quantum-enhanced noise radar, opening the door to promising advancements in radar technology.

The researchers showed how the quantum process can outperform a classical version of the radar by a factor of 10, enabling the detection of objects that are faster, smaller, or further away – all while making the radar less detectable to targets.

Friday, March 15, 2019

CBB awards seed funding for bioengineering and biotechnology research

Ten Waterloo researchers are receiving seed funding from the Centre for Bioengineering and Biotechnology (CBB).

The funding will support the collaboration of multi-disciplinary research teams across Waterloo faculties and departments, with the goal of propelling scientific innovation and growth, and mentoring the next generation of researchers.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

2019 QS World University Rankings places electrical engineering at Waterloo 49th globally

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) released its 2019 World University Rankings and once again Waterloo finds itself amongst the best universities in Canada and around the world. Building on momentum, electrical engineering at Waterloo ranked 49th globally, up two spots from last year. 

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