IEEE realizes that many of our IEEE Xplore users are directly or indirectly engaged in the fight against COVID-19 and its effects on global health and safety, research, infrastructure, communications, and more. IEEE has identified articles and standards from the IEEE Xplore digital library that may help researchers understand and manage different aspects of the… Read more
Health Canada Regulatory Insights Workshop will be held on Friday (November 15) at Engineering 7, the University of Waterloo. Gain insights into the Health Canada certification process for biomedical technologies and network with companies and Waterloo researchers to support paths to certification. For further info on the workshop, pleaser refer to its poster., and for… Read more
The IEEE Canadian Foundation approved the University of Waterloo IEEE Student Branch application for the McNaughton Learning Resource Center grant in 2018 Board of Directors meeting in December. Congratulation to the University of Waterloo IEEE Student Branch!
Canadian physicist Donna Strickland received her Nobel Prize from from King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden during the 2018 award ceremony on Dec. 10, 2018 at the Concert Hall in Stockholm, Sweden.(the above picture courtesy of CBC) Professor Donna Strickland, the University of Waterloo Physics Professor, won the 2018 Nobel Prize . She shared half… Read more
From left: Rasoul Keshavarzi (IEEE KW Section Vice-chair), Abdel R. Sebak (Steering Committee Member), Maike Luiken (IEEE Canada President), Lot Shafai ( Steering Committee Chair), Ali Safavi-Naeini (Technical Program Committee Chair), Gregory Bridges (Steering Committee member), ShahEd Shahir (IEEE KW Section Chair), Georg Shaker (Technical program Committee Co-chair), Wael M. Abdel-Wahab The 18 International Symposium… Read more
From left: Witold Kinsner (IEEE Canada Past President), Nitin Padmanabhan (KW Section Secretary), Maike Luiken (IEEE Canada President), ShahEd Shahir (KW Section Chair), Jason Gu (IEEE Canada President Elect), Rasoul Keshavarzi (KW Section Vice-chair), Murray MacDonald (IEEE Canada Central Area Chair) IEEE Kitchener-Waterloo (KW) Section is awarded the 2018 Exemplary Medium-Section Award. At the IEEE… Read more
The KW Section Poster competition was hosted by Dr. Hadis Karimipour and Dr. Petros Spachos at the University of Guelph. Congratulation to the winners of this the Poster Competition 2018: First place ($500): Jesse Schmidt Second place ($300): Karine Jarzechi, Carlos Lopez, and Daiana Spataru Third place ($200): Valerie Bauman
Professor Keith Hipple was appointed to the officer of the Order of Canada for “his extensive contributions to the field of environmental engineering and for his leadership within multiple academic and professional institutions”. Hipel works at the University of Waterloo as a University Professor in the department of systems design engineering. He is also president of… Read more