Professor recognized by Chinese Canadian foundation

Monday, December 13, 2021

A Waterloo electrical and computer engineering professor has been honoured with the Award of Merit for 2021 by the Chinese Canadian Professionals (Ontario) Education Foundation.

Weihua Zhuang received the annual award that recognizes outstanding professional achievements

of distinguished Chinese Canadians who have made significant contributions to their field of scholarly work.

Weihua Zhuang, an electrical and computer engineering Faculty member 

Weihua Zhuang

Zhuang is a Tier I Canada Research Chair in wireless communication networks. Her current research involves working on engineering solutions for future communication networks, applications in industrial IoT, autonomous driving, and smart communities, to name a few.

Earlier this year, she was recognized by the University of Waterloo for her exceptional scholarly achievement and international pre-eminence through the designation “University Professor."