THIS SITE

Information for

You are here

News archive

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Sensor could help doctors remotely monitor patients

A self-powered sensor developed by Waterloo Engineering researchers could allow doctors to remotely monitor the recovery of surgical patients.

The small, tube-like device is designed to be fitted to braces after joint surgery to wirelessly send information to computers, smartphones or smartwatches to track range of motion and other indicators of improvement.

Monday, August 27, 2018

Autonomoose self-drives itself past the 100-km mark

Researchers at the University of Waterloo have reached an important milestone by logging their 100th kilometre on public roads in a self-driving car.

Achieved last week in an industrial area of Waterloo, it is the culmination of almost two years of work since the research team won approval from the Ontario government to do on-road testing in an autonomous vehicle pilot program.

Friday, August 24, 2018

Waterloo continues its involvement in Alexa Fellowship

Waterloo Engineering is continuing its relationship with Amazon through the Alexa Fellowship, a growing program to support research, education and entrepreneurship around conversational artificial intelligence (AI).

Waterloo was one of just four universities – along with Carnegie Melon University, Johns Hopkins University and the University of Southern California - to participate in the program when it launched last year.

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Waterloo mourns the loss of student

It is with deep sadness that the University of Waterloo community learned of the accidental death of one of our students earlier this week.

CJ (Colton) Moore was a fourth-year Waterloo biomedical engineering student in addition to being a world-class competitive diver. CJ passed away in Port Burwell on August 12. He was 24.

The University continues to offer CJ’s family its sympathies and support, including hosting a Celebration of Life for CJ on campus.

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Professor discusses Canada's infrastructure on CTV

Sriram Narasimhan, a Waterloo civil and environmental engineering & mechanical and mechatronics engineering professor, was interviewed by Ben Mulroney on CTV's Your Morning about the state of the country's bridges.

  1. 2018 (76)
    1. October (6)
    2. September (6)
    3. August (8)
    4. July (7)
    5. June (10)
    6. May (9)
    7. April (7)
    8. March (14)
    9. February (5)
    10. January (4)
  2. 2017 (124)
    1. December (3)
    2. November (8)
    3. October (14)
    4. September (15)
    5. August (9)
    6. July (9)
    7. June (15)
    8. May (12)
    9. April (7)
    10. March (14)
    11. February (7)
    12. January (11)
  3. 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)
  4. 2015 (95)
  5. 2014 (133)
  6. 2013 (124)
  7. 2012 (117)
  8. 2011 (95)

Media Contact

Carol Truemner, Communications Officer (email | x33470)