News archive - April 2016

Friday, April 22, 2016

Physicist Roger Melko awarded CAP Herzberg Medal for early-career achievement

Dr. Roger Melko is a pioneer and world leader in the modern multidisciplinary field of quantum many-body physics. He has made major contributions to our understanding of strongly interacting condensed-matter systems through large-scale computer simulations.

Friday, April 22, 2016

Earth sciences Prof. Brian Kendall wins the first annual Jane Lang Teaching Award

Yesterday, Professor Brian Kendall (pictured left) was awarded the Jane Lang Excellence in Earth and Environmental Sciences Teaching Award at a reception. Kendall is the first recipient to be selected for this honour.

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Science entrepreneurs take the pain and risk out of allergy testing

A skin patch the size of a quarter could make allergy testing safer, faster, and pain-free.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Science student Daniel Zhang part of Waterloo team that won international finance competition

Waterloo celebrates 2016 Global CFA Institute Research Challenge win. Team members (left to right): Adnan Khan, Brent Small, Rudder Zhang, Daniel Zhang and Kamaljot Dhaliwal.