Mech Professor Speaking at Innovate 2014

Dr. James Olson, a Mechanical Engineering professor and the Director of the Pulp and Paper Centre, will be speaking at innovate 2014, UBC Engineering & Architecture Dialogues. Come join the UBC Faculty of Applied Science on Monday, September 29th from 5:30-8:00pm to discover pathways to partnering in an evening of thought-provoking, seven-minute presentations by engineering […]

UBC Supermileage Takes Huge Hit From Transport Accident

UBC Supermileage’s equipment and cars have been destroyed in a rollover accident while in transportation from the Shell Eco-Marathon Americas, where the team placed third. No students were injured in the accident. A statement from the team follows. “UBC Supermileage Student Team Loses Cars & Tools in Semi Rollover After International Competition June 26, 2014 […]

Winter Lab Tours

The Mechanical Engineering Department regularly hosts guided lab tours for high school students, first year students, incoming mechanical engineering students, or anyone interested in mechanical engineering, to show them what the  department is all about and to give them an idea of what kind of research mechanical engineers do. Depending on the labs, students will […]

New Technical Electives Available for 2014W

The Mechanical Engineering Department is happy to announce that there are three new technical electives available for the 2014W school year. Please look below for the courses and their descriptions.   MECH 410M: Introduction to Mechatronics (for non-mechatronics students) Course content: Introduction to mechatronics systems; sensors and actuators; signal conditioning; pneumatic and hydraulic systems; solid-state switches; […]

UBC Engineering Design Teams Thrive in Competitions

The Mechanical Engineering Department supports several UBC Engineering Design Teams, and encourages students to participate to apply their academic knowledge to real-world situations and expand their horizons. Teams competed in competitions on the regional and international levels, and all came back with at least one award. Congratulations to all our teams! UBC SailBot: Picture © UBC SailBots […]

Fourth Year Mech Student Wins Dillon Consulting Ltd. Scholarship

Andrea Palmer, one of our fourth-year Mechanical Engineering students, won the Dillon Consulting Ltd. Undergraduate Women in Engineering Scholarship for the 2014/15 school year. Congratulations, Andrea! “Palmer has been team captain as well as the technical lead of the autonomous soccer-playing robot team, the UBC Thunderbots. This past year, she served as President of the Engineering […]
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