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Congratulations May 2018 Grads!

Congratulations May 2018 Grads!

Please join us in congratulating our most recent graduating class, who crossed the stage on May 30, 2018! A special congratulations also goes out to all of our award winners, who have made outstanding academic and/or leadership achievements during the course of their program. See below for this year’s winners. Major Awards Letson Prizes Awarded to the […]

APSC Rising Stars 2018: Diana Nino, BASC ’18, MECH Alumna

APSC Rising Stars 2018: Diana Nino, BASC ’18, MECH Alumna

Photo by Clare Kiernan “Engineering will teach you about yourself and how to push through difficult challenges to find a solution.” I am a proud mechanical engineer graduate who has always been interested in creating change and helping others. Throughout my education, I have been involved with the Mechanical Engineering Undergraduate Club (Club Mech) as […]

MECH Alum Wins Oral Presentation Award at Injury Biomechanics Symposium

MECH Alum Wins Oral Presentation Award at Injury Biomechanics Symposium

M’Beth Schoenfeld, a second-year MASc student in UBC’s School of Biomedical Engineering, was awarded the Dr. Margaret H. Hines Award for best oral presentation at the 2018 Injury Biomechanics Symposium hosted by The Ohio State University. Now in its fourteenth year, the annual event aims “to stimulate and reward strong injury biomechanics research among students and recent graduates.” Schoenfeld, […]

May 14, 2018 – NYU’s Research Platform for End-to-End 5G mmWave Communications, Dr. Marco Mezavilla

May 14, 2018 – NYU’s Research Platform for End-to-End 5G mmWave Communications, Dr. Marco Mezavilla

  IEEE Joint Aerospace & Electromagnetics Chapter Mon, 14 May 2018 – 16:00-17:00 MCLD 418 NYU’s Research Platform for End-To-End 5G mmWave Communications Dr. Marco Mezzavilla NYU Tandon School of Engineering   To register for this event, please click here   In this talk, Dr. Mezzavilla will provide a description of the most recent activities, […]

May 10, 2018 – Sustaining Urban Water Cycle, Dr. Wen-Tso Liu

May 10, 2018 – Sustaining Urban Water Cycle, Dr. Wen-Tso Liu

Please join us for an invited talk featuring Dr. Wen-Tso Liu  this Thursday at 1:00 – 1:50 pm in CHBE 102 on “Sustaining Urban Water Cycle ”.   Dr. Liu will also be presenting a 30-min teaching lecture on Friday May 10th at 11 am in CHBE 102.   All are welcome.       […]

Amir Maleki Zamenjani wins the 2017/2018 Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award

MECH Ph.D. candidate Amir Maleki Zamenjani received the Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award for the 2017/2018 school year at the end of April. He is one of sixteen graduate students at UBC to be selected, and one of three recipients in the Faculty of Applied Science. This award is given to graduate teaching assistants who […]

Call for Applications: Tri-Agency CGS Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements – Deadline: May 11, 2018

CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC CGS Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements – Spring 2018 Competition The Canada Graduate Scholarships – Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplement (CGS-MSFSS) Program supports high-calibre Canadian graduate students in building global linkages and international networks through the pursuit of exceptional research experiences at research institutions abroad. By accessing international scientific research and […]

Dr. J.N. Reddy, Mechanical Engineering Distinguished Colloquium – April 26, 2018

Dr. J.N. Reddy, Mechanical Engineering Distinguished Colloquium – April 26, 2018

Please join us for a technical seminar with with Dr. J.N. Reddy. Event Details: Speaker: Dr. J.N. Reddy, Distinguished Professor, Advanced Computational Mechanics Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University Topic Area: Nonlocal And Non-Classical Mechanics Theories And Computational Approaches Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018 Time: 3:45 pm Location: Chemcial and Biological Building Room […]

May 1, 2018 – Systems Biology for Target and Drug Discovery, Dr. Hsueh-Fen Juan

Speaker: Dr. Hsueh-Fen Juan, Professor, Department of Life Science, Graduate Institute of Biomedical Electronics and Bioinformatics, National Taiwan University, Editor Board of Scientific Reports (Nature Research) Vice Chairman, Taiwan Bioinformatics and Systems Biology Society Date/Time: Tuesday, May 1, 2018 from 11:00am to 12:00pm Location: CEME 1203 Title: Systems Biology for Target and Drug Discovery   […]

MECH 2 SpaceX Landing Pad Competition: April 18, 2018

MECH 2 SpaceX Landing Pad Competition: April 18, 2018

The spring MECH 2 Competition took place on Wednesday, April 18, with 20 teams of second-year mechanical engineering students competing in a SpaceX design challenge. Teams designed remote-controlled landing pads that could be used to transport a rocket booster back to shore. The competition took place in a 60-foot pool, with teams competing head to […]