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‘Help is available’: Student mental health services at UBC

‘Help is available’: Student mental health services at UBC

Through a pilot project in UBC’s mechanical engineering program, second-year students learn about mental health literacy and understanding the stress response through content embedded in the academic curriculum. Similar initiatives are also underway in nursing, biology and creative writing. Agnes d’Entremont, mechanical engineering instructor and faculty lead for the pilot project, said the program was developed based […]

Applied Mechanics Seminar – Feb 18, 2019 – Dr. Jinkyu Yang

Applied Mechanics Seminar – Feb 18, 2019 – Dr. Jinkyu Yang

The Origin of Softness in Fibre Network  Dr. Tetsu Uesaka Professor Emeritus Mid Sweden University When: March 18, 2019 | 2 PM Where: CEME 1203| 6250 Applied Science Lane Abstract: Fibre network is a ubiquitous structure that is widely seen in plant cells and animal tissues, as well as industrial materials (papers and nonwoven materials). Nature uses […]

Fluids Seminar – Mar 18, 2019 – Dr. Devesh Ranjan

Fluids Seminar – Mar 18, 2019 – Dr. Devesh Ranjan

Turbulent mixing in shock-driven variable-density flow Dr. Devesh Ranjan Associate Chair for Research and Associate Professor Georgia Institute of Technology When: March 18, 2019 | 2 PM Where: CEME 2202 | 6250 Applied Science Lane Abstract: Mixing is central to several important phenomena in nature and engineering. Rayleigh-Taylor (RT) and Richtmyer-Meshkov (RM) driven perturbations at […]