Tours and Events

Learn about seminars, events and tours happening in our Department.
 
 

14 Not Forgotton

Join the Engineering Undergraduate Society and Women in Engineering tomorrow, November 28th, at 11 am for a ceremony remembering the 14 women killed in the 1989 l’École Polytechnique de Montréal shooting, and commemorate victims of gender-based violence. When: Wednesday, Nov 28 | 11 am – 2  pm Where: Engineering Student Centre (map) Event Details: https://ubcengineers.ca/calendar/14nf 

Engineering Database Training Day – September 25, 2018

  UBC Chemical and Biological Engineering 2360 East Mall, Vancouver, V6T 1Z3 Please join us for a day of expert training on some of Elsevier’s most important Engineering and Science related databases. All training sessions will be held in Chemical and Biological Engineering building. Room details are listed as follows. RSVP: Please click the hyperlinks […]

Dr. Indira Samarasekera: Of Serendipity Steel and (Not Only Mechanical) Engineering – September 20, 2018

Senior Scholars’ Series: The Passions that Drive Academic Life OF SERENDIPITY, STEEL AND (NOT ONLY MECHANICAL) ENGINEERING Indira Samarasekera, Metals and Materials Engineering; 12th President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Alberta (2005-2015) Coach House, Green College, UBC Thursday, September 20, 5-6:30 pm, with reception to follow Indira Samarasekera’s journey from the Island of Serendip, […]

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 […]

MECH 2 Competition: April 18, 2018

MECH 2 Competition: April 18, 2018

Join us for the final MECH 2 Competition of the 2017/2018 school year! In teams of 6-7, second year MECH students are creating remote-controlled ships to perform certain functions of the autonomous landing platforms used by SpaceX. Their vessels will have to move quickly, maneuver around obstacles, keep position (to receive rocket booster), and maintain […]

Public Scholarship Initiative Information Session – March 2nd, 2018

UBC’s Public Scholars Initiative will soon start accepting applications for its fourth year. A groundbreaking, award-winning scholarship program, PSI currently has 115 scholars from almost all faculties across UBC. Public Scholars enjoy (1) continuous academic support; (2) up to $20,000 financial support over 2 years and; (3) numerous professional development and networking opportunities.  If your work involves innovative forms of scholarship; engaging […]

MATLAB Technical Sessions at UBC – February 28, 2018

MATLAB Technical Sessions at UBC – February 28, 2018

Please join us for complimentary MATLAB seminars. Faculty, staff, researchers and students are all welcome to attend.   MATLAB Technical Sessions at University of British Columbia Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Session 1: 10:00 – 11:30 AM Session 2: 12:00 – 1:30 PM Register   Our event features a two-part technical session presented by a MathWorks […]

Three Minute Thesis Registration Deadline and Practice Session!
Dr. Andrew Szeri Research Seminar – January 18, 2018

Dr. Andrew Szeri Research Seminar – January 18, 2018

Please join us for a technical seminar with Dr. Andrew Szeri on January 18, 2018 from 1:00-2:00pm.   Seminar Details: Speaker: Dr. Andrew Szeri, Professor, Mechanical Engineering Topic Area: Current Research Areas Date: Thursday, January 18, 2018 Time: 1:00 – 2:00 pm Location: KAIS 2020 RSVP: Please RSVP to https://survey.ubc.ca/s/szeri/ Please note that this is […]

Mech Department Tours – 2017/18 dates now posted!

Mech Department Tours – 2017/18 dates now posted!

Interested in seeing what goes on in our labs and student spaces? The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers public tours throughout the year. Our student-led tours typically take 1.5 hours, and include a tour around our facilities. We typically stop at two labs and two student teams, where you will learn a bit about the […]