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Monday, May 8, 2017

Developing The Ultimate Lightweight Alloy For Cleaner Cars

Car frame with alloy

Engineers from the University of Waterloo applied neutron beams in the developing a promising new magnesium alloy. In addition to being cost-effective, the material’s alloying elements ensure increased ductility and strength—paving the way for lighter, more energy-efficient vehicles.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

MME brings home two best poster presentation awards from annual American conference

Best poster winners at at the American Filtration and Seperations Society 2017 Annual Conference

Two of our MME graduate students just won Best Poster Presentation Award at the American Filtration and Seperations Society 2017 Annual Conference, April 10-14, Louisville, KY, USA. 

Joerg Ahne, PhD student, 2nd Place award, for his research work on "Electrospun Ceria Nanofibers for Diesel Soot Filtration." Joerg is co-supervised byZhongchao Tan and Eric Croiset.

Ben Tan, MASc student, 3rd Place award, for his research on "Evaluation of Laser Based Particle Sensors". Ben is co-supervised by Zhongchao Tan and Tao Chen.

Congratulations for your amazing work!

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Gordon Stubley has become a 3M National Teaching Fellow Award Winner

2017 3M National Teaching Fellowship Award Winners

2017 3M National Teaching Fellowship

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Thalmic Labs raises US$120M in venture capital funding

Thalmic Labs logo


A Kitchener-based tech startup has announced a massive new round of funding, which it says will help it develop new products and advance its business.