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Call for Applications: Tri-Agency CGS (CGSD) / Affiliated Fellowships-Doctoral Competitions – Deadline: September 14, 2021

Tri-Agency Canada Graduate Scholarships-Doctoral (CGS-D) Applicants applying through UBC will either be: currently registered in, or are on an approved leave of absence from, a degree program at UBC not currently registered in but was registered at any other time during the year of application (2021) in a degree program at UBC If a student […]

NSERC Scholarships and Fellowships Information Session – August 31, 2021

NSERC Information Session We are pleased to announce that NSERC will be offering a Scholarships and Fellowships information session virtually on Tuesday, August 31, 2021. The schedule (in PDT) is as follows: 10:00 to 11:30 – Streaming of NSERC informational videos (PGS D, CGS D and PDF program information, PGS D, CGS D and PDF […]

Call for Applications: IODE War Memorial Scholarships – Deadline: Oct 1 & Nov 1, 2021

IODE War Memorial Scholarships The IODE War Memorial Scholarships support PhD scholars whose research makes important contributions to Canada and the world. Up to three scholarships of $15,000 for study in Canada or for study within the Commonwealth will be awarded for the 2022-2023 academic year. Applicants are judged on academic attainments and promise as […]

Researchers awarded BC Knowledge Development funding

Researchers awarded BC Knowledge Development funding

Two projects lead by faculty from the Department of Mechanical Engineering have been awarded funding from the BC Knowledge Development Fund. The main investment in research infrastructure offered by the Province, “the BCKDF is pivotal to the development of vital research infrastructure, allowing institutions to attract a critical mass of researchers, skilled technicians, and research […]

Call for Applications: CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC CGS Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements – Fall 2021 Competition – Deadline: Sept 10, 2021

CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC CGS Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements – Fall 2021 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 […]

High-speed bearingless motors research receives Canada Foundation for Innovation infrastructure funding

High-speed bearingless motors research receives Canada Foundation for Innovation infrastructure funding

Dr. Minkyun Noh has received funding from the Canada Foundation for Innovation John R. Evans Leaders Fund for his project Control and Instrumentation Infrastructure for High-speed Bearingless Motors Research.

Call for Applications: ASHRAE Society Undergraduate Scholarships – Deadline: December 1, 2021

ASHRAE Society Undergraduate Scholarships Through its scholarships, ASHRAE seeks to motivate students and prospective students worldwide to pursue an engineering or technology career in the HVAC&R field, part of the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) industry. The Society’s Scholarship Program also serves the public interest by aiding in the education of men and women […]

Call for Applications: ASHRAE Student Travel Grant – Deadline: September 30, 2021

ASHRAE Student Travel Grant The ASHRAE Student Activities Committee is offering up to five $1,000 USD travel grants to help subsidize students to travel to the Winter Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada in February 2022. Application: Applications are due by September 30, 2021 and will require: Total budget for the trip.  If the cost exceeds $1000, […]

Capstone design wins 2021 ASHRAE competition

Capstone design wins 2021 ASHRAE competition

A UBC Mechanical Engineering Capstone design team has won first place in the HVAC Design Calculations category of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) 2021 design competition. Usually, Capstone students are paired with an industry-sponsored project for the final design work of their undergraduate degree. Instead, Brandon Jung, Arin Lee, Lukengo […]