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Feb 14, 2017

University of British Columbia researchers have developed a magnetic drug implant—the first of its kind in Canada—that could offer an alternative for patients struggling with numerous pills or intravenous injections.

The device,...

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Feb 10, 2017

 

A UBC graduate has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE), one of the highest professional honours an engineer can receive.

Omkaram Nalamasu (PhD ‘86, Chemistry) is senior vice president and chief...

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Feb 8, 2017

Marc Parlange, PEng, Dean of UBC’s Faculty of Applied Science, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE).  

Election to the NAE is among the highest professional distinctions accorded to an engineer. Academy...

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Feb 7, 2017

 

Amir Abdi, a PhD student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has received the $10,000 NSERC Gilles Brassard Doctoral Prize for Interdisciplinary Research, which is given to “an outstanding recipient of an...

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Feb 7, 2017

 

Guy Dumont, PEng, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and an investigator at BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute, has received an NSERC Synergy Award for Innovation in the category of...

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