Welcome to the Giga-to-Nanoelectronics (G2N) Centre at the University of Waterloo. G2N is a unique facility at the University of Waterloo and Canada, offering a wide range of capabilities for processing electronic materials and devices.

Established in 2005, the Centre is a hands-on facility providing users training and access to run their own research. This facility consists of groups within the University of Waterloo and external partners that make up the interdisciplinary research that spans nano-materials to large-area electronics. In addition to facilitating academic research programs, G2N also provides the capability to develop and prototype novel and emerging technologies for commercial applications.

Please look through this web site to learn more about the facility and the opportunities it offers for your research area. If you have any questions or comments about access, competencies, or fees then please contact us.

William S. Wong

Director, Giga-to-Nanoelectronics Centre

  1. July 29, 2020KA Imaging is awarded a $1Million investment from the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario

    With a $1-million investment, X-ray imaging manufacturer KA Imaging Inc. will accelerate commercialization of its innovative, patented portable dual energy subtraction X-ray detector Reveal™ to meet customer demand, including those treating COVID-19 patients. The company will create 10 skilled jobs in Waterloo Region.

  2. June 19, 2020Asif Khan is awarded Vanier Scholarship

    A nanotechnology engineering doctoral student, Asif Khan is a recipient of a prestigious Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship.

  3. Apr. 22, 2020KA Imaging demonstrates diagnostic tool to monitor COVID-19 patients

    See the KA Imaging Inc. Interview with NTV Houston about how the Reveal dual
    energy x-ray detector can help screen for and monitor pulmonary
    infection in COVID-19 patients.

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Meet our people

Professor Wong

William S. Wong


William S. Wong is an Associate professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Director of the Giga-to-Nanoelectronics Centre at the University of Waterloo.