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  1. Mar. 21, 2018New valve technology promises cheaper, greener engines

    Technology developed at the University of Waterloo reliably and affordably increases the efficiency of internal combustion engines by more than 10 percent.

    The product of a decade of research, this patented system for opening and closing valves could significantly reduce fuel consumption in everything from ocean-going ships to compact cars.

  2. Mar. 20, 2018New interferometry technique more powerful and cost-effective

    A new neutron interferometry technique developed by researchers from the Institute for Quantum Computing, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the National Institute of Health (NIH) will allow for faster and more precise measurements, and could pave the way for advances in imaging, materials science and quantum research.

  3. Mar. 20, 2018Expert Advisory – World Water Day/Day Zero

    Thursday, March 22 is World Water Day, the annual reminder that we shouldn't take water for granted. The crisis in Cape Town, South Africa is an example of what happens when we do. The University of Waterloo has experts available to speak on World Water Day and Cape Town’s countdown to Day Zero.

    Larry Swatuk - Director, Master of Development Practice

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