University COVID-19 update

Visit the University's Coronavirus Information website for more information.

The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology's main office (QNC 3606) is closed until further notice. If you are a student trying to pick up or return a lab/office key, please email for assistance. All other inquires can also be directed to For emergencies, contact Campus Police.

Waterloo Advanced Technology Laboratory


One of Canada’s premier materials research laboratories, the Waterloo Advanced Technology Laboratory (WATLab) is equipped with a full range of state-of-the-art instrument-clusters. WATLab offers a unique interactive environment for multidisciplinary advanced research and training to university researchers that is second to none in Canada, but also provides important research and development services to local industries in Canada’s Technology Triangle (Kitchener-Waterloo, Cambridge, and Guelph).


Contact WATLab

Location: Chemistry 2 Building (C2)

Email: or

WATLab website​