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By Nathan Skolski on March 1, 2019
Community housing is an old concept. But UBC Okanagan students are modernizing the idea with their creation of Kelowna’s first co-housing development plans, called the Aviary.
By Sam Charles on February 21, 2019
Fourth-year students set to design HVAC system not only for the campus’ newest building but for a modular building that will be taking shape on the Okanagan campus later this year.
By Sam Charles on February 19, 2019
Over 80 attendees packed the EME on Saturday February 9, 2019 to attend the fifth annual Engineering Graduate Symposium presented by the UBC Okanagan Engineering Graduate Student Society. The symposium brings together graduate students, faculty and industry partners to share research topics, stimulate new ideas, and create potential collaborations. A broad range of topics related […]
By Nathan Skolski on February 14, 2019
A handheld ‘tricorder’ that can test for biological contamination in real-time has been the dream of science fiction fans for decades. And UBC Okanagan engineers say the technology is closer to science fact than ever before.
By Sam Charles on February 5, 2019
Opportunities arising from the School of Engineering’s Professional Activities Fund (PAF) are truly limitless.
By Patty Wellborn on January 24, 2019
A new gas detector, developed by researchers at UBC’s Okanagan campus, enables highly accurate odour analysis for so many different applications it has been nicknamed the ‘artificial nose.’
By Nathan Skolski on January 11, 2019
British Columbia is poised to become more energy efficient and sustainable thanks to a new research collaboration announced today between FortisBC and UBC Okanagan. They’ve created a Smart Energy Research Chair position to help optimize energy use in BC and reduce the province’s greenhouse gas footprint.