News archive - January 2023

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Dr. Janusz Pawliszyn honoured with the Chemical Institute of Canada Medal

Dr. Janusz Pawliszyn received the Chemical Institute of Canada Medal for his outstanding contribution to the science of chemistry in Canada. Sponsored by the Chemical Institute of Chemistry, the CIC Medal is their top award.

Thursday, January 26, 2023

Pavle Radovanovic, Professor and WIN Member, honoured with the 2023 Research Excellence in Materials Chemistry award

Dr. Pavle Radovanovic won the 2023 Award for Research Excellence in Materials Chemistry from the national Canadian Society for Chemistry. The award acknowledges his outstanding contribution to materials chemistry.

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Dr. Zhongwei Chen, Professor and WIN Member, leads research team towards closing the carbon cycle

Professor Zhongwei Chen and his research team continue to advance toward closing the carbon cycle.

Tuesday, January 3, 2023

University of Waterloo methane researchers team up in urgent battle against climate change

By Brian Caldwell
Faculty of Engineering

Those spectacular shooting flames associated with oil and gas production aren’t doing a good enough job of protecting the environment.

Known as flares, they play an important role in the reduction of greenhouse gases fueling climate change by converting methane that would otherwise be released into the atmosphere into much less harmful carbon dioxide (CO2).