University COVID-19 update

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The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology 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 be directed to For emergencies, contact Campus Police.

Next Generation Energy Systems

Next Generation Energy Systems GraphicPowering the world of tomorrow, Next Generation Energy Systems work on harnessing energy and sustainable technologies. New and innovative systems are being developed from the core by our scientists and engineers.

This includes but is not limited to fundamental understanding of transport processes in energy devices, battery, fuel cells, solar cells, catalysis, low-carbon sustainable technologies, artificial photosynthesis.