The company behind a smartphone app for healthcare professionals has announced plans for a powerful new machine-learning feature after months of collaboration with Waterloo Engineering professor Alexander Wong.
Joshua Landy, co-founder of Figure 1, told the recent International Congress on Electrocardiology that it will provide free, high-quality electrocardiogram (ECG) analysis on its popular social network for doctors.
Researchers at Waterloo Engineering have developed a new conceptual method for measuring extremely tiny objects, potentially paving the way for super-sensitive sensors capable of powering themselves.
Hassan Askari and Ehsan Asadi, both mechanical engineering PhD candidates, showed that nanoscale devices using electromagnetism could determine the mass of objects a hundred billion times lighter than a strand of hair.
A doctoral candidate at Waterloo Engineering is ahead of the pack as he works on ways to unravel how powerful artificial intelligence (AI) computer programs make their decisions in fields including medical diagnosis and autonomous vehicles.
Engineering researchers at the University of Waterloo are working with Ciena to find solutions to help network operators and service providers respond to the insatiable demand for faster and faster data transmission over the Internet.