Research Excellence Clusters led by UBC Engineering receive GCRC funding
Four Research Excellence Clusters led by UBC Engineering faculty members will receive funding through UBC's Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters (GCRC) competition.
Two UBC Engineering faculty members elected to Royal Society of Canada
Dr. Emily Cranston, a professor in chemical and biological engineering and wood science, and Dr. Jian Liu, an associate professor at the UBC Okanagan School of Engineering, are two of the Royal Society of Canada's newest Members.
UBC electrical and computer engineering expert named Canada Research Chair
Dr. Olivia Di Matteo, a new Canada Research Chair in Quantum Software and Algorithms, shares what her current and future research looks like.
UBC Engineering research and outreach receive over $12M investment
Forty-six UBC engineering projects have received federal and provincial funding to advance innovation and learning, support research that tackles the challenges of human equity and climate change, and promote STEM to B.C. youth.
Vancouver man wins award for work aimed at improving air quality
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Chemical and biological engineering postdoctoral researcher Dr. Kevin Kung received the Mitacs Environmental Entrepreneur Award.
Interdisciplinary UBC Engineering research tackles healthy aging
Two interdisciplinary research projects involving UBC Engineering researchers are each receiving up to $25,000 from UBC Health to develop innovative solutions to pressing health challenges.
From waste to want: Converting carbon dioxide to liquid fuels and carbon fibres
Is it possible to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while creating useful products? UBC researchers are exploring how to transform carbon dioxide into liquid fuels and carbon fibres.
ḴELOŦEN ȻE S,ISTEW̱ Education Fund awarded to three recipients
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Three UBC Okanagan engineering students were awarded the Ḵeloten Ȼe Sistew̱ education fund for re-defining engineering design, inclusion and professionalism in Canada by through Indigenous practices and ideals.
2023 Dean’s Awards honour Engineering faculty and staff
Four exemplary members of the UBC Engineering community received the 2023 Applied Science Dean's Awards in recognition of their significant contributions, innovation in research and teaching, and dedication to students.
Top UBCO Engineering student recognized at 2023 graduation ceremony
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Solomon Thiessen, described as an "exceptionally gifted" School of Engineering student, was awarded UBC's Governor General's Silver Medal for achieving the highest academic standing of all students in their graduating year.