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. Apr. 8, 2019Nanotechnology innovation on display at Capstone Design Symposium

    Nanotechnology innovation on display at Capstone Design Symposium

    Engineering 7’s dynamic new meeting space provided the perfect setting for the Nanotechnology Engineering Capstone Design Symposium. The event, held on March 22, gave twenty-two teams of fourth-year nanotechnology engineering students the opportunity to present their Capstone Design projects to potential employers, industry representatives, faculty, family and friends.

  2. Jan. 16, 2019First-year SolidWorks training inspires competition

    A team of keen NE 100 students took advantage of some new course material and used their Computer-Aided Design (CAD) modelling skills to compete in a NASA-sponsored design competition.

  3. Dec. 22, 2018NE grad’s Membio wins $25k at Velocity Fund Finals

    Congratulations to NE alumnus Moin Ahmed (NE Class of ’16) whose team, Membio, won $25,000 in equity-free financing at the Velocity Fund Finals in November. Moin Ahmed, who went on to earn his Master’s of Chemical Engineering at UWaterloo, and Shane Kilpatrick, who recently earned his Master’s of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology at UWaterloo, formed Membio to develop their scalable biological manufacturing platform.

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  1. Apr. 10 to 27, 2019Winter 2019 term final exams

    The final exam period for the Winter 2019 term is Wednesday, April 10 to Saturday, April 27, 2019.

  2. Apr. 30, 2019WIN Distinguished Lecture Series: Precise Chemical, Physical, and Electronic Nanoscale Contacts

    Precise Chemical, Physical, and Electronic Nanoscale Contacts

    The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN), Departments of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Systems Design Engineering present a Distinguished Lecture by Dr. Paul Weiss, UC Presidential Chair and a distinguished professor of chemistry & biochemistry, bioengineering, and materials science & engineering at UCLA.

    Lecture: 2:00-3:00pm
    Reception to follow.


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