WATERLOO, Ont. (Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012) – An expert in the management of physical systems, including the environment, water resources, infrastructure and natural disasters, will share lessons learned from the Great East Japan Earthquake when he delivers the TD Walter Bean Lecture in the Environment at the University of Waterloo this evening.
WATERLOO, Ont. (Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012) – A University of Waterloo professor leads a team of researchers that has developed a new method of detecting Alzheimer's disease by looking into the eye. The discovery may lead to earlier, better and less expensive treatment for patients, and it was recognized with a significant government grant announced today.
WATERLOO, Ont. (Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012) – The president of Stanford University, whose groundbreaking work has had a considerable impact on modern computer architecture, is among the four recipients of honorary doctorates to be presented at the University of Waterloo's fall convocation ceremonies October 19 and 20.
WATERLOO, Ont. (Monday, September 17, 2012) - Could gravity become a tool in quantum information science? Is sustainability able to incorporate both human and environmental needs? Can we build a computer that sees? Three top researchers at the University of Waterloo have been awarded prestigious Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships to probe these and other questions.