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.
- Jan. 16, 2019
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.
- Dec. 22, 2018
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.
- Dec. 21, 2018
Farnaz Niroui, (NE Class of 2010) has accepted a position as assistant professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Working from her office in the new MIT.nano facilities, she will focus part of her research on developing new nanotechnology-related tools and techniques. Farnaz begins her new job in January 2019.
- Jan. 21, 2019
Nanostructured flash memory devices based on radical polymers and carbon-based nanomaterials
Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy and Department of Chemistry
Western University, London, Ontario
Monday, January 21, 2019
C2-361 (Reading Room)
- Feb. 5, 2019
Biomedical Applications of Metal-chelating Polymers and Lanthanide Nanoparticles
Mitchell A. Winnik
Department of Chemistry
University of Toronto
- Feb. 18, 2019
Family Day is Monday, February 18, 2019. All classes are cancelled and university offices closed.