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Ranked among the top 50 engineering schools worldwide, Waterloo Engineering is committed to leading engineering education and research.

We are the largest engineering school in Canada, with more than 9,500 students enrolled in 2016. In 2016/17, external research funding from Canadian and international partners exceeded $64 million, a strong indication of our extensive industry partnerships and the excellence of our engineering research programs.

  1. June 23, 2017Save yourself first in emergencies, study suggests

    A study by a Waterloo Engineering researcher suggests that saving yourself first before trying to save others is the best strategy for overall survival rates in life-and-death disasters involving groups of people.

  2. June 16, 2017Research could save fuel, reduce vehicle emissions

    A system developed by Waterloo Engineering researchers could help organizations with service vehicles save money and reduce emissions by putting waste energy to good use.

  3. June 16, 2017Professor collaborating on AI application for doctors

    Waterloo Engineering professor Alexander Wong is cited in an online U.S. magazine story about a company planning to introduce artificial intelligence (AI) into a social network for doctors.

    Wong, a systems design engineering professor and Canada Research Chair in medical imaging systems, is collaborating with Figure 1 of Toronto on work involving electrocaridiograms and machine-learning software.

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  1. June 26, 2017WISE Public Lecture: Smarter Cities: New Services, New Applications for Control

    Robert Shorten
    Professor & Chair, Control Engineering & Decisions Science, University College Dublin

  2. June 26, 2017ECE Seminar: Compositional Program Analysis using Max-SMT

    SPEAKER: Dr. Daniel Larraz, University of Iowa

  3. June 28, 2017NSERC Announcement

    Feridun Hamdullahpur, President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Waterloo, Dr. B. Mario Pinto, President of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Council of Canada, and Steve Alexander, Sr. Vice-President and Chief Technology Officer of Ciena, invite you to attend an NSERC announcement noting Amir Khandani as the Ciena Industrial Research Chair on Network Information Theory of Optical Channels.

    Light refreshments will be served.

    Please RSVP and indicate if you require parking.

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