engineering

UBC engineering team recovers stolen project bike

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Slope still posing a threat

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How do we curb the rise of the distracted pedestrian?

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Brazil's Costly Mining Failures Tied to Cheap Waste Storage

This story also appeared in the SFGate

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UBC researchers develop high-level gas detection system

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Can West-UBC Hyperloop

The story was also mentioned on Breakfast Television.

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Mining executive steps away from UBC keynote address ahead of securities hearing

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Search engine-enhancing research from UBC and Microsoft wins best paper award

Rabab Ward, a professor of electrical and computer engineering at UBC, has received a 2018 Best Paper Award from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Signal Processing Society. She shares the honour with her co-authors at Microsoft Research, including Hamid Palangi, her former doctoral student and the paper’s lead author.

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Emeritus APSC prof receives top engineering award

W.D. Liam Finn, professor emeritus in the UBC Department of Civil Engineering, has received the George W. Housner Medal from the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI).

Considered the EERI’s most prestigious award, the medal is granted to one individual, if any, each year and only upon the unanimous vote of the Institute’s Board of Directors. It aims to recognize those “who have made extraordinary and lasting contributions to public earthquake safety through the development and application of earthquake hazard reduction practices and policies.”

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Vancouver begins campaign to remove clothing bins from private property

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