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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Parents: HPV vaccine won’t make your daughter have risky sex

Stories appeared on USA Today (also on King 5 News), Daily Mail,

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HPV vaccination not linked with rise in teen risky sex

The article appeared in Reuteurs and Business Insider and a similar story appeared on CBC.

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More boy hurt by dating violence than girls

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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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