By Sam Charles on August 30, 2019
Students from Northwestern Polytechnical University (also known as NPU; Chinese: 西北工业大学), in Xi’an, Shaanxi, China, recently visited UBC’s Okanagan campus to participate in an intensive research program led by School of Engineering faculty. The enriched academic content including research activities was targeted at first and second-year NPU students from a variety of disciplines including engineering. It […]
By Sam Charles on June 17, 2019
Bridging interdisciplinary science and composite research, Mohammad Arjmand explores innovations in multifunctional polymer nanocomposites as the first Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) at the School of Engineering.
By Sam Charles on July 11, 2018
Boats that travel through the water, but don’t get wet. That’s the idea behind new research from UBC’s Okanagan campus that aims to make boats more efficient by creating superhydrophobic—or extremely water-repellent—surfaces
By Sam Charles on March 2, 2018
The integration of research across both campuses of the University of British Columbia will be paramount to its success over the next decade.
By Sam Charles on April 21, 2017
The Engineers Canada Medal for Distinction in Engineering Education recognizes the awardee’s contributions in engineering education and leadership in Canada.
By Sam Charles on December 15, 2016
Md. Nobinur Rahman has been awarded the Albert M. Stevens Award in the Master’s category of the 2015-2016 Canadian Transportation Research Forum (CTRF) Student Paper Competition.
By Sam Charles on October 17, 2016
Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group and the University of British Columbia have formed a research partnership that will allow the two organizations to collaborate in developing technology and innovative solutions for the mining tire industry.