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Jun 13, 2017

UBC engineers have developed a more resilient type of concrete using recycled tires that could be used for concrete structures like buildings, roads, dams and bridges while reducing landfill waste.

The researchers experimented...

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Jun 8, 2017

On Monday, May 29, 2017 the UBC Biomedical Engineering Student Team (BEST) hosted its annual showcase to feature a number of the innovative solutions that its members have been developing. Medical professionals, UBC faculty, biomedical...

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May 31, 2017


Do needles make you wince? Boris Stoeber feels your pain. So he developed technology that will make getting flu and other kinds of shots a breeze.  

Stoeber, PEng, a professor in UBC’s Departments of Mechanical...

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May 24, 2017

Jessica Hohner, a computer engineering student in the software option entering her fourth year, was honoured with the Canadian Engineering Memorial Foundation (CEMF) Undergraduate Engineering Ambassador Award in British Columbia last...

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May 18, 2017


UBC eng-cite has been awarded a $33,000 grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada’s PromoScience Program.

The PromoScience Program aims to promote interest and skills in natural sciences...

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