Information for

2010 Annual Report

Giving houses a lift

Prithula Prosun portraitBangladesh is known for the many things, but for architecture graduate student Prithula Prosun two in particular leave an impression: poverty and floods. So for her master's thesis, she created LIFT, or Low Income Flood-proof Technology.


Showcasing Waterloo Engineering Research

Norman Zhou and Ibraheem Khan portraitWhen today's children are ready for dental braces, there's a chance they'll end up with a mouth of high-tech wire, thanks to the research of Norman Zhou (left) and Ibraheem Khan.


Message from Dean Adel Sedra

Dean Adel Sedra and Dalsa founder Dr. Savvas ChamberlainWaterloo Engineering aspires to be a truly world-class school of engineering. The programs we offer, the students we graduate, and the solutions we develop will be sought after by outstanding students, employers, employees and partners.


Internet research that's energizing the grid

Catherine Rosenberg profileThe Internet is set to give volts a jolt and Catherine Rosenberg, the new Canada Research Chair in the Future Internet, is at the forefront of research that could change the way we interact with the electrical grid.


A golden future

Alexander Wong portraitAs the adage goes, "a picture is worth a thousand words." And no on knows that better than Alexander Wong, the university's Alumni Gold Medal winner for the year's top PhD graduate.