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.

  1. Mar. 24, 2017NE Grads’ NERv Technologies Competes for Enactus Canada Entrepreneur Award

    NE graduate and NERv Technologies Inc. co-founder Amr Abdelgawad will present his company to a panel of Canada’s business leaders at the Enactus Canada Student Entrepreneur Competition this May in Vancouver.

  2. Feb. 1, 2017Waterloo Undergraduate Nanotechnology Conference (WUNC) connects students, academia and industry

    More than 200 students, faculty and representatives from industry gathered at the second annual Waterloo Undergraduate Nanotechnology Conference (WUNC) to learn from each other about how nanotechnology is taught and used in industry. This successful student-organized event, held at the Mike & Ophelia Lazaridis Quantum-Nano Centre in November, presented role models and inspiration to the next wave of nanotechnology engineers.

  3. Jan. 26, 2017New Nanotechnology Engineering Student Society underway

    Students from Waterloo’s Nanotechnology Engineering program will soon have a new student society to unify its cohorts and graduating classes and represent their concerns within the University’s larger engineering community. The Nanotechnology Engineering Student Society (NESS) aims to foster an alumni network, create an official forum for program-specific concerns, and organize and host outreach events for the program’s students and faculty.

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  1. Mar. 29, 201715 student teams battle it out for $60K in prize money! Esch Pitch Competition

    Fifteen outstanding design projects, shortlisted from over 40 applicants representing all engineering departments, will be chosen to compete for funding. The Esch Awards support creative and entrepreneurial students in the pursuit of research and development and its commercialization for the benefit of Canada.

    The Sedra People's Choice Awards

    Come out and vote for your favourite team! The winner of the Sedra People’s Choice Award will receive an additional $3,000 in funding.

  2. Apr. 3, 2017 Lectures end April 3, 2017

    Lectures for the Winter 2017 term end on Monday, April 3, 2017.

  3. Apr. 3, 2017Zero to hero:  steps to funding

    Find out how your team can go from idea to funding in this "how to" session  

    Location: EIT 3142

    Cost:  Free

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