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News archive - 2014

Monday, December 1, 2014

University of Waterloo and WIN Part of a Strong Canadian Team at the Commonwealth Science Conference

Canadian delegation at the Commonwealth Science Conference in Bangalore

Canadian delegation at the Commonwealth Science Conference 2014 in Bangalore, India

The first Commonwealth Science Conference in almost 50 years was hosted by the Royal Society of London and the Government of India in Bangalore on November 25-28, 2014.

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Nanotechnology Startup Suncayr a James Dyson Award International Runner Up

Suncayr

University of Waterloo nanotechnology startup Suncayr has been named a James Dyson Award International Runner up for their innovative marker that signals users when it's time to reapply sunscreen.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Waterloo Researcher Earns Medal for World’s First Single-Chip Atomic Force Microscope

Neil Sarkar awarded the Douglas R. Colton Medal for Research Excellence from CMC Microsystems

A researcher at the University of Waterloo’s Centre for Integrated RF Engineering (CIRFE) has received a medal for excellence in research leading to innovative developments in microsystems and related technologies.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Dr Raffi Budakian Appointed to University of Waterloo Endowed Chair in Nanotechnology.

Dr Raffi Budakian

Dr Raffi Budakian, an internationally renowned physicist, was awarded the University of Waterloo Endowed Chair in Nanotechnology in Superconductivity in Waterloo's Department of Physics and Astronomy in July 2014.

His research focuses on the development of experimental tools for ultra sensitive detection of electron and nuclear spins for applications in research programs ranging from biology to quantum information.

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Opening of the Quantum Nano Centre (QNC) Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) Facility

Dr Zbig Wasilewski in the QNC MBE Lab

The state-of-the-art QNC MBE facility was formally inaugurated on June 4th, 2014. The facility houses a Veeco GEN10 MBE system that enables the production of nanomaterials such as sophisticated III/V semiconductors for devices of the future. The facility will support research programs in photonics to quantum computing.

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