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German President's visit to UBC highlights clean energy and climate change solutions

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UBC Applied Science research is making waves - with the President of Germany visiting UBC to see the practical solutions that Applied Science researchers are developing to address complex challenges like climate change and clean energy.

Research Excellence Clusters led by UBC Applied Science receive GCRC funding

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Seven Research Excellence Clusters led by UBC Applied Science faculty members will receive funding through UBC's Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters (GCRC) competition.

UBC materials engineering professor awarded Canada Research Chair

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Dr. Wenying Liu, Associate Professor in the Department of Materials Engineering at UBC, has been awarded a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Battery Materials Extraction.

New UBC engineering research facility accelerates innovation in BC’s hydrogen energy sector

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A $23-million Smart Hydrogen Energy District (SHED) launched today at UBC Applied Science. Equipped with a hydrogen fueling station, this facility is expected to pave the way for breakthroughs in critical energy research.

Helping SMEs be more competitive

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The Composites Research Network (CRN), based at UBC, has more than a decade of experience of transforming great ideas into viable manufacturing processes for companies ranging from the world’s largest multinationals to small businesses.

Advancing technology to market

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In January 2023, BPI launched Advancing Technology Readiness (ATR), an industry-driven program that supports the development of investment-attractive biobased innovations. This stage-gate approach de-risks technology for manufacturing, and…

Wildfires: Future-proofing the Okanagan to flourish

Kelowna Capital News | | Media coverage

School of Engineering's Dr. Sumi Siddiqua is researching different materials that can be used to help make structures more safe from wildfire exposure.

Facebook Marketplace is home to steals and deals — and serious trust issues

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UBC Engineering study uncovers insights into Facebook users’ love-hate relationship with online resale platform.

UBC Engineering professor elected to Canadian Academy of Engineering

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Dr. Bhushan Gopaluni, a UBC professor of chemical and biological engineering, is one of 54 new Fellows of the Canadian Academy of Engineering.

Joint venture aims to revolutionize mining

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A research case study for Bradshaw Research Initiative for Minerals and Mining (BRIMM).

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