Advanced Vehicle Technology Competitions (AVTC) program announces the establishment of new Department of Energy faculty fellowship that is applicable only to EcoCAR 2 lead faculty advisors.
Dr. Roydon Fraser will be awarded the DOE Applied Automotive Engineering Fellowship this academic year in recognition of his contributions to the AVTC Applied Automotive Engineering Curriculum Project (AAECP). This fellowship includes a $10,000 gift that the advisor may use toward the university’s AVTC program.
Reducing weight and fuel consumption while ensuring safety in mid-size cars is one of three initiatives led by University of Waterloo researchers that received major government funding today.
The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) announced that the Automotive Partnership Canada program will provide $4.9 million in support of three projects being driven by Waterloo Engineering researchers who are part of WatCAR, the University of Waterloo’s Centre for Automotive Research.