Seminars

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   […]

March 28th, 2018 – The Oil & Gas Initiative Speaker Series: Dr. John M. Shaw

March 28th, 2018 – The Oil & Gas Initiative Speaker Series: Dr. John M. Shaw

Speaker: Dr. John M. Shaw Date/Time: Wednesday, March 28th at 6:00pm Location: Chemical & Biological Engineering Room 102 Hosts: The Oil and Gas Initiative Title: Selection and Validation of PVT and Energy Models for Process Design Calculations Involving Hydrocarbons and Hydrocarbon + Water Mixtures Please see image below for more info:

March 19, 2018  – The B.C. Low Carbon Fuel Standard, Dr. Michael J. Rensing

March 19, 2018 – The B.C. Low Carbon Fuel Standard, Dr. Michael J. Rensing

Speaker: Dr. Michael J. Rensing, Director of Low Carbon Fuels Electricity and Alternative Energy Division; Biritish Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Date/Time: Monday, March 19, 2018 at 12:00pm Location: Chemical & Biological Engineering Room 202 Hosts: UBC Clean Energy Research Centre Title: The B.C. Low Carbon Fuel Standard   Please see the image […]

March 9th, 2018 – Open the Front Door, Close the Back Door: The Impact of Culture on Recruiting and Retention

March 9th, 2018 – Open the Front Door, Close the Back Door: The Impact of Culture on Recruiting and Retention

Speaker: Professor Lisa Bullard, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, North Carolina State University Date/Time: March 9th, 1:00 – 1:50 pm Location: Chemical and Biological Engineering, Room 102 Title: Open the Front Door, Close the Back Door: The Impact of Culture on Recruiting and Retention   Please see below for more info.

February 16, 2018  – Molecular-Level Understanding and Design of Rechargeable Battery Materials, Dr. Rob Messinger

February 16, 2018 – Molecular-Level Understanding and Design of Rechargeable Battery Materials, Dr. Rob Messinger

Speaker: Dr. Rob Messinger, Assistant Professor in Department of Chemical Engineering & CUNY Energy Institute at The City College of New York (CUNY) Date/Time: Friday, February 16, 2018 from 2:30pm to 4:00pm Location: Chemical & Biological Engineering Room 102 Hosts: UBC Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering Title: Molecular-Level Understanding and Design of Rechargeable Battery Materials […]

February 15, 2018 – Oil & Gas Initiative Speaker Series: Producing Bitumen from Oil Sands

February 15, 2018 – Oil & Gas Initiative Speaker Series: Producing Bitumen from Oil Sands

Speaker: Professor Mike Schoen, Senior Instructor in the Departments of Chemical and Biological Engineering, and Mining and Mineral Processing at UBC Date/Time: Thursday, February 15th at 6pm Location: Chemical & Biological Engineering Room 102 Title: Producing Bitumen from Oil Sands   Please RSVP at: http://bit.ly/2Ee6KDz   Please see images below for more info.    

February 15, 2018 – CS Distinguished Lecture Series, Dr. Fernando Perez

You will not want to miss the last DLS talks this term!  Christine Alvarado (UCSD) will be presenting next Thursday, Feb. 8th on “Strategies for Bringing CS to All in Higher Education”. The following Thursday, Fernando Perez will be presenting on Project Jupyter.  (See below.)   Everyone is welcome to attend.  Come a few minutes early […]

February 8, 2018 – CS Distinguished Lecture Series, Dr. Christine Alvarado

CS Distinguished Lecture Series Speaker: Christine Alvarado, Associate Teaching Professor and Vice Chair for Undergraduate Affairs, UC San Diego Homepage: http://jacobsschool.ucsd.edu/faculty/faculty_bios/index.sfe?fmp_recid=337 Date/Time: Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 3:30pm Location: Hugh Dempster Pavilion – Room 110, 6245 Agronomy Rd. Hosts: Steve Wolfman and Rachel Pottinger, UBC Computer Science Title: Strategies for Bringing CS to All in […]

February 9, 2018 – Catalytic Conversion of Lignocellulosic Biomass to Biofuels and Bioproducts

February 9, 2018 – Catalytic Conversion of Lignocellulosic Biomass to Biofuels and Bioproducts

Speaker: Professor James Dumesic, Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison Date/Time: February 9th, 2018 from 1:00 – 1:50pm Location: Chemical and Biological Engineering Room 102 Title: Catalytic Conversion of Lignocellulosic Biomass to Biofuels and Bioproducts   Please see images below for more info.  

January 23, 2018 – Dr. Ian Frigaard: Why do Wells Leak and Who Cares?

Speaker:  Dr. Ian Frigaard, Professor, UBC Department of Mechanical Engineering and UBC Department of Mathematics Date/Time:  Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 6pm Location: Chemical and Biological Engineering Room 102 Title:  Why do Wells Leak and Who Cares?   Abstract: Oil and gas wells have used cement for zonal isolation and mechanical support for at least 80 […]