Nanotechnology Engineering at the University of Waterloo
Nanotechnology Engineering is a multi-disciplinary engineering field, which draws from and benefits areas such as materials science and engineering, chemistry, physics, biology, and medicine.
Waterloo's Nanotechnology Engineering programs are offered collaboratively through the Department of Chemical Engineering and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering, and the Chemistry Department in the Faculty of Science.
- July 4, 2019
With the spirit of someone who has forgotten that luck comes to those who work hard and prepare themselves, Nan Huang (BASc ‘15) credits good fortune for helping her succeed in her education and career. Read about Nan’s experiences in the Nanotechnology Engineering program, her career as Product Marketing Manager for AMD and the job search strategies that made her so ‘lucky.’
- July 2, 2019
Nanotechnology Engineering alumni Samer Kurdi (BASc ’12) is participating in the 69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting, which is taking place in Lindau, Germany, between June 30 and July 5, 2019.
The annual Lindau Nobel Laureate meetings focus alternately on physiology and medicine, physics, and chemistry – the three natural science Nobel Prize disciplines. This year’s meeting is dedicated to physics.
- June 3, 2019
Farnaz Niroui (BASc ’11), who is now working as an Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, is profiled here as part of the Nanotechnology Engineering program’s count down to its 15th anniversary in 2020.
Read about her experience in the program and advice for NE students.
- Sep. 10, 2019
Soft nanoparticles, hard science & the path from discovery to commercialization
John R. Dutcher
Canada Research Chair in Soft Matter & Biological Physics
Department of Physics
University of Guelph
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
C2-361 (Reading Room)
- Sep. 17, 2019
Unraveling atomic through nanoscale features of underexplored spider silks
Jan K. Rainey
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Department of Chemistry
Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
C2-361 (Reading Room)