THIS SITE

Information for

You are here

News archive

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Rough waters turn to smooth sailing for student team

UWAST boat

By Nancy Harper

The University of Waterloo Autonomous Sailboat Team (UWAST) may be new to robotic sailing, but like every hardworking engineering team with one eye on the horizon, its goal is to win, not just compete.

That mindset served UWAST well in June at the 2017 International Robotic Sailing Regatta in Annapolis, Maryland.

Monday, July 10, 2017

Ralph Haas receives international award

Ralph Haas, distinguished professor emeritus and the Norman W McLeod Engineering Professor at the University of Waterloo, was honoured by the World Congress on Pavement and Asset Management with its international award on June 15 in Milan, Italy.   

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Professor named a fellow of global automotive group

Waterloo Engineering professor Michael Worswick has been elected as a fellow of SAE International, a global association of engineers and technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial vehicle industries.

Worswick, a professor of mechanical and mechatronics engineering at Waterloo, was recognized along with 21 other inductees this year for his field research in structural crash worthiness, high-strain-rate material behaviour and sheet forming for auto weight reduction.

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Students win US $25,000 with high-tech bandage

A team of business students from Waterloo Engineering has taken a top prize in an international competition meant to promote and accelerate breakthrough technologies.

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Compatibility key to carpooling rates, study suggests

A researcher at Waterloo Engineering is developing a matching system that could significantly boost the number of people who carpool by taking compatibility into consideration.

Bissan Ghaddar, a management sciences professor, worked on a study with colleagues at IBM and two Italian universities to go beyond matching people to share rides based on geographic locations and time schedules alone.

  1. 2017 (71)
    1. July (5)
    2. June (15)
    3. May (12)
    4. April (7)
    5. March (14)
    6. February (7)
    7. January (11)
  2. 2016 (97)
    1. December (5)
    2. November (10)
    3. October (13)
    4. September (10)
    5. August (5)
    6. July (7)
    7. June (10)
    8. May (6)
    9. April (3)
    10. March (10)
    11. February (9)
    12. January (9)
  3. 2015 (95)
    1. December (5)
    2. November (9)
    3. October (7)
    4. September (9)
    5. August (4)
    6. July (10)
    7. June (9)
    8. May (6)
    9. April (8)
    10. March (10)
    11. February (8)
    12. January (10)
  4. 2014 (133)
  5. 2013 (124)
  6. 2012 (117)
  7. 2011 (95)

Media Contact

Carol Truemner, Communications Officer (email | x33470)