Four University of Waterloo researchers have been awarded more than $12 million through the Ontario Research Fund: Research Excellence.
The recipients are:
Wendi Adair (Psychology) – Reconciliation in the workplace: Creating cultures of trust via effective communication, building relationships, and a climate for cultural safety for Indigenous employees in Ontario and Canada ($1,000,000)
Safieddin Safavi-Naeini (Electrical and Computer Engineering) – Intelligent Antenna and Radio Technologies for Emerging Millimeter-wave Systems ($4,000,000)
Hamid Tizhoosh (Systems Design Engineering) – Computational Peer Review through Identification and Captioning of Gigapixel Digital Pathology Scans ($3,141,681)
David Blowes (Earth and Environmental Sciences) – Integrated tools and technologies for environmentally responsible management of metal-bearing wastes ($4,000,000)