Canada's largest nanotechnology institute committed to the UN Sustainable Development Goals

The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) is a global leader in discovering and developing smart and functional materials, connected devices, next generation energy systems, and therapeutics and theranostics. These discoveries by our scientists and engineers are fundamentally changing our world and helping solve some of humanity's most pressing issues. Our 285, 000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility meets the highest scientific standards for the control of vibration, electromagnetic radiation, temperature, and humidity, making it a global centre of excellence for nanotechnology and its applications.

Why is nanotechnology important? It is about creating new materials and improving ways of manufacturing products. To be more efficient, better, stronger and cheaper. Also improving the economy, environment and society. To achieve societal impact and a sustainable future, WIN has now mapped its thematic areas with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

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Events

The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) and the Center for Nanointegration Duisberg-Essen (CENIDE) are pleased to present Aiping Yu, Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Waterloo, for a joint virtual 2D-MATURE seminar titled "Engineering 2D Nanomaterials for Batteries and Supercapacitors." 

Online via Zoom on Feb. 29th at 10 AM!

Thursday, March 7, 2024 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST (GMT -05:00)

WIN Pitches and Demos

Welcome to the WIN Pitches & Demos Networking Event, a unique opportunity for students and industry professionals to connect and collaborate on cutting-edge nanotechnology research and innovation. This event will be held in the iconic Quantum NanoCentre (QNC) Lecture Room 1501 on March 7th from 2:00pm EDT. Snacks and drinks will be provided.