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March 17th, 2010

Waterloo students exhibit inventive projects in nanotechnology, electrical/computer engineering

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Senior students in two University of Waterloo engineering programs, including the first graduating class in nanotechnology, will display inventive design projects next week.

On Friday, March 26, students graduating in the inaugural class of the nanotechnology program will exhibit such wide-ranging projects as eye-wear tinting controlled with the push of a button, miniaturized pesticide testing devices and an electronic nose to detect dangerous vapours.

"We are excited to see the first product of Waterloo's new nanotechnology engineering program in this class of graduating students, and the designs they have fostered," said Hany Aziz, the fourth-year design project co-ordinator. "Certainly the new and cutting edge nature of the program as well as the multidisciplinary nature of the work is well reflected in the projects to be displayed."

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