Rescuing a prince is part of the fun behind the Catalyst Conference at Waterloo Engineering. 46 young women spend the weekend learning what it is like to be a Waterloo Engineering student and become inspired to make engineering a career.
Waterloo’s Formula Hybrid team took top place overall in this year’s Formula Hybrid International Competition defeating top universities like Princeton and Carnegie Mellon. Features include a custom battery system and lightweight materials.
When it came to choosing a final-year mechanical engineering Capstone Design project, Jeffrey Azzolin didn’t need to look farther than the pair of skates propped up beside his door. Knowing from experience how hard hockey can be on knee joints, he set out to cushion that impact.
Patricia Nieva, a mechanical and mechatronics engineering professor, is leading an international team of experts in creating a handheld monitor that could predict a heart attack in minutes, hours or even days before it happens.