Archives by date

You are browsing the site archives by date.

CHBE Procedures for snow or other University Closures

CHBE Procedures – Snow or other University Closure 2010-11-25 (2) Please find attached the CHBE Procedures – snow or other University Closure.

CHBE Professional Development Seminar

CHBE Professional Development Seminar

The first CHBE Professional Development Seminar, organized by the CHBE Graduate Club, was successfully held on November 26th with Professor Peter Englezos as the speaker. After completing his PhD, Dr. Englezos has worked as faculty member for more than 20 years at UBC. In addition to teaching and research, he has been serving as the […]

DuPont Particle Technology Forum Award

DuPont Particle Technology Forum Award

Congratulations to Dr. John Grace who received the DuPont Particle Technology Forum Award during the 2012 AIChE Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, Oct. 28 – Nov. 1, 2012. This award recognizes a forum member’s lifetime outstanding scientific/technical contributions to the field of particle technology, as well as leadership in promoting scholarship, research, development, or education in […]

PSRI Lectureship Award in Fluidization

Congratulations to Dr. Xiaotao Bi who received the PSRI Lectureship Award in Fluidization during the 2012 AIChE Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, Oct. 28 – Nov. 1, 2012. This award recognizes an individual’s outstanding scientific/technical research contributions with impact in the field of fluidization and fluid-particle flow systems. The 2012 award was presented to Xiaotao Bi […]

CHBE Professional Development Seminar Notice

Please join us on November 26th for our Professional Development Seminar with Dr. Peter Englezos. The seminar provides an excellent opportunity to hear about experiences of our faculty members and the decisions they made early on in their careers, and how they got to where they are now. The seminar will be held in room […]

Best Poster Award

Best Poster Award

Congratulations to Reza Rezaei, PhD student at the department, for winning the 2nd best poster at the 15th National Conference on Drinking Water held in Kelowna in October 2012.

Graduate Student Poster Award

Graduate Student Poster Award

Congratulations to Mehr Negar Mirvakili, supervised by Dr. Englezos and Dr. Hatzikiriakos, for winning 1st place award in the Graduate Student Poster competition during the 62nd CSChE Conference in October 2012. The title of the poster was “Superhydrophobic fiber network loaded with functionalized fillers”.

UG Award

Congratulations to the UBC undergraduate team that has been awarded a 2nd place in the Plant Design project competition at the 62nd annual Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference. The award was presented on October 15th, 2012 at the student banquet. Congratulations to Cherie Tan, Paul Kim, Heather Kempthorne, Yvonee Hsieh, Kesly Gerbrandt, Wendy Cheng.

CHBE 3rd Year Undergrad student, Michael Peters

CHBE 3rd Year Undergrad student, Michael Peters

We first told you about Michael Peters here, but now we have more information to share…read on. Congratulations to 3rd year CHBE student Michael Peters for winning Youth in Motion’s 2012 Top 20 Under 20™ Award. The award is given each year to 20 Canadians under the age of 20, who through leadership and innovation […]

2012 Canadian Catalysis Lectureship Award – Kevin J. Smith

Congratulations to our own Dr. Kevin J. Smith for being awarded the Canadian Catalysis Lectureship Award for 2012 by the Catalysis Division of the Chemical Institute of Canada. The award is sponsored by the Canadian Catalysis Foundation (CCF) and provides funding for Dr. Smith to present his research at selected locations across Canada. Canadian Catalysis […]