University of Waterloo 2020 3MT champions 

2020 First place ($1000)

Jasceep Multani

Jasdeep Multani, MArch Candidate, School of Architecture 
Supervisor: Jonathan Enns
Presentation title: Designing Classrooms of the Future: Incorporating Sensory Cognizant Design Strategies

Jasdeep will represent University of Waterloo at the Ontario Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Provincial Competition to be hosted by University of Windsor!

 

2020 Second place ($500)

Yara Mohiar

Yara Mohiar, MSc Candidate, School of Optometry and Vision Science
Supervisor: Elizabeth Irving
Presentation title: The Pressures of Space Exploration

 

2020 Third place ($250)

Robert Bennett

Robert Bennett, MASc Candidate, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Supervisor: Youngki Yoon
Presentation title: Simulating the Technology of Tomorrow

2020 People's Choice winner ($250)

Sarena Daljeet

Sarena Daljeet, MA Candidate, Psychology
Supervisor: Jonathan Oakman
Presentation title: How Do You Feel About That?

University of Waterloo's 3MT past champions 

Past champions of University of Waterloo's 3MT competition
Year Name Department/School Faculty Presentation title & video UWaterloo result Provincial/National result
2020 Jasdeep Multani School of Architecture Engineering Designing Classrooms of teh Future: Incorporating Sensory Cognizant Design Strategies Winner  
2020 Yara Mohiar School of Optometry and Vision Science Science The Pressures of Space Exploration Second place  
2020 Robert Bennett Electrical and Computer Engineering Engineering Simulating the Technology of Tomorrow Third place  
2020 Sarena Daljeet Psychology Arts How Do You Feel About That? People's Choice winner  
2019 Haya Almutari Civil and Environmental Engineering Engineering Self-healing asphalt pavements Winner & People's Choice winner 5th place in Ontario Provincial Competition, hosted by McMaster University.
2019 Nilanth Yogadasan Biology Science Understanding Rubisco regulation and its importance in improving photosynthetic efficiency Runner-Up  
2018 Gregory Lui Chemical Engineering  Engineering  Photocatalysts: Using today's waste to power the future (YouTube) Winner 5th place in Ontario Provincial Competition, hosted by York University.
2018 Tina Chan School of Public Health and Health Systems Applied Health Sciences Improving peer-to-peer support with gamification techniques (YouTube) Runner-up  
2018 Percy Korsah Geography Environment Effect of linear disturbances (roads) on Peatland function (YouTube) People's Choice Winner  
2017 Emmanuel Alabi School of Optometry and Vision Science Science Objective Measurement of Pain Winner & People's Choice winner  
2017 Andria Bianchi Philosophy Arts Sex, Dementia and Consent (YouTube) Runner-up  
2016 Gah-Jone Won Vision Science and Biology Science The Development of an Antibody-Drug Conjugate to Specifically Target and Soften the Crystalline Lens in vivo (YouTube) Winner 1st place in Ontario Provincial Competition, hosted by Wilfrid Laurier University. Canadian National 3MT Champion.
2016 Cheryl Chan Environment and Resource Studies Environment Fish for Our Future: A Community-Based Approach to Marine Conservation (YouTube) Runner-up  
2016 Arun Das Mechnical and Mechatronics Engineering Engineering Enhancing the Eyes of Self Driving Cars (YouTube) People's Choice Award  
2015 Julie DeWolf Environment and Resource Studies Environment Linking Human Rights and the Environment in the Canadian Legal System (YouTube) Winner  
2015 Elahe Jabari Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering Engineering Micro-scale 3D Printing of Graphene (YouTube) Runner-up  
2015 Joseph Buscemi History Arts Protect and Survive?: The Recently Declassified History of Britain's Cold War Nuclear Survival Plans (YouTube) People's Choice Award  
2014 Matthew Vonk Kinesiology Applied Health Sciences The Effects of a Single Session Of Weight Training on Mental Health (YouTube) Winner  
2014 Mihaela Vlasea Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering Bionic bones - we have the technology (YouTube) Runner-Up  
2014 Matthew Vonk Kinesiology Applied Health Sciences The Effects of a Single Session Of Weight Training on Mental Health (YouTube) People's Choice Award Winner  
2013 Chau-Minh Phan Optometry and Vision Science Science Treatment of Fungal Eye Infections using Contact Lenses and Nanoparticles (YouTube) Winner 3rd place in Ontario Provincial Competition, hosted by Queen's University.
2013 Matt Hunt Mechanical Engineering Engineering  The Effects of Anti-Icing Solution on Reinforcing Steel (YouTube) Runner- Up  
2013 Chau-Minh Phan Optometry and Vision Science Science Treatment of Fungal Eye Infections using Contact Lenses and Nanoparticles (YouTube) People's Choice Award Winner