Welcome to Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering at the University of Waterloo
- Waterloo is Canada's largest university for automotive research
- The first Canadian university with a full undergraduate mechatronics engineering program
- First in the country to offer interdisciplinary research and collaborative programs in nanotechnology engineering
- Feb. 13, 2018
Jian Zhao, a Ph.D. candidate from Dr. Xianguo Li’s research group in the department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering, has successfully moved on to the second round of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) video contest called Science, Action! Students from around the country submitted a short video showcasing research in the natural sciences or engineering fields.
- Apr. 2, 2018
The University of Waterloo is partnering Tsinghua University in Beijing, China on a research collaboration centre that will advance science in the areas of nanotechnology, energy, and pollution control.
The centre—known as Tsinghua University – University of Waterloo Joint Research Centre for Micro/Nano Energy & Environment Technology—officially opened on March 29.
- Mar. 9, 2018
A Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES) in Salt Caverns power plant facility - the first in Canadian history - is soon to be built in the city of Goderich (Ontario).