Research excellence

Pulse oximeters capable of reading BP too: Researchers

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Five UBC students awarded prestigious Women in Technology Scholarships

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National connected-vehicle ‘test bed’ launches at University of British Columbia

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Engineering profs receive alumni UBC Achievement Awards

Three members of the APSC community — mechanical engineering professor Nemkumar Banthia; electrical and computer engineering professor emeritus Charles Laszlo; and electrical and computer engineering adjunct professor James McEwen — have received alumni UBC Achievement Awards.

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Waterloo creates a ‘terrarium for robots’

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UBC Okanagan researchers look to create homes that withstand tornadoes

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Legacy of BC’s First Nobel Laureate Lives On Celebrating the 25th anniversary of Michael Smith’s Nobel Prize

Vancouver, BC — This October, organizations from across British Columbia’s scientific research community are celebrating the powerful legacy of Dr. Michael Smith, the province’s first Nobel Laureate, as we mark the 25th anniversary of his Nobel Prize. Smith’s impact and foundational work in genomics inspired many and helped propel our province to international prominence as a world leader in genomics research.

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UBC researchers develop wearable ultrasound device the size of a Band-Aid

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This Saint Lucian Woman Is Combining Agriculture, Technology & Gender Equality

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Could a DIY ultrasound be in your future? UBC breakthrough opens door to $100 ultrasound machine

Engineers at the University of British Columbia have developed a new ultrasound transducer, or probe, that could dramatically lower the cost of ultrasound scanners to as little as $100. Their patent-pending innovation—no bigger than a Band-Aid—is portable, wearable and can be powered by a smartphone.

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