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Treasure hunting robot showdown tests UBC students’ technical prowess

Kelowna Capital News | Aug 12, 2022 | Media coverage

UBC Engineering and Fraunhofer aim to digitally transform aerospace, automotive manufacturing

Aug 02, 2022 | Announcement

The Internet of Things and big data are revolutionizing how the manufacturing industry operates. A freshly launched research collaboration between UBC Faculty of Applied Science and two Fraunhofer Institutes will provide new digital offerings.

UBC SALA students bring resilience and relief through bespoke water fountains and misters

Jul 29, 2022 | Announcement

Fuki no Mizu is an initiative that provides this year's Powell Street Festival attendees drinking water and mist for cooling through pavilion structures. This was designed by a team of UBC School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture…

Dr. David Wilkinson receives award from The Electrochemical Society

Jul 25, 2022 | Announcement

Dr. David Wilkinson has been awarded the Canada Section Electrochemical Award from The Electrochemical Society for significant contributions to the advancement of electrochemistry in Canada.

University for the Future

Jul 22, 2022 | Landing page

Our core mission to inspire learning, lead research and develop tomorrow’s citizens will not change. What will change is how we achieve this mission.

Professor Rabab Ward Receives IEEE Fourier Award for Signal Processing

Jul 20, 2022 | Announcement

UBC Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor and former ICICIS Director Rabab Ward receives an award for outstanding contributions to technology, society, and engineering. 

UBC Electrical and Computer Engineering Associate Professor Dr. Sudip Shekhar recipient of Schmidt Science Polymaths Award

Jul 12, 2022 | Announcement

Dr. Shekhar will receive up to US $2.5 Million for interdisciplinary research support.

Scientists develop electronic skin capable of 'feeling'

Forbes | Jul 04, 2022 | Media coverage

Will Hughes appointed Director, School of Engineering

Jul 04, 2022 | Announcement

The Faculty of Applied Science is pleased to announce that Professor Will Hughes has been appointed Director for the School of Engineering at UBC Okanagan for a five-year term commencing July 1, 2022.

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