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A team from The Oil&Gas Initiative at UBC participated for the first time in the Case Competition at the University of Calgary, on March 19 & 20. The topic of the competition was assessing the establishment of a fictitious Chinese national oil exploration company in the Canadian Petroleum Industry. A Total of 17 teams participated […]
The Chemical & Biological undergraduate program culminates in a 4th year capstone design project. The projects include the design, economic assessment and process simulation of major biological, environmental and chemical processes. We are pleased to invite you to the 4th Year Design Day to view the student presentations of their projects. CHBE Design Day 2015, […]
The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering is hosting a Chemical Engineering Industry evening. The event will take place on Thursday, March 26, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm, in Room 102 of the Chemical & Biological Engineering Building UBC. This casual evening features a guest industry panel followed by an informal mixer. It provides an […]
Future Alumnus Award – Hafiz Rahman, Emeriti Faculty Award – Dr. Dick Kerekes, Lifetime Achievement Award – Dr. Amit Chakma
We are pleased to be hosting, as part of our Distinguished Speaker Series, a seminar by Dr. Trong-on Do of Laval University. The event will take place on Thursday March 19, 12:00-1:00pm, in CHBE Room 202. Dr. Do’s seminar is on “Nanocomposites as sunlight-driven photocatalysts for H2 generation from water splitting and for air depollution”. […]
Congratulations to CHBE’s own Jeanette Leeuwner on winning first prize at the Faculty of Applied Science 3 Minute Thesis competition, held on March 3 at the Kaiser building. Her winning presentation title was Engineering Fuel Cells for the Future. The 3MT competition aims to assist current graduate students with fostering effective presentation and communication skills […]
CHBE established the Graduate Student Leadership Award in 2013 ‘to identify those who have played a significant leadership role in his or her activities and in so doing has had a demonstrable impact on improving the quality of student experience at CHBE’. This year’s recipients are Alireza Bagherzadeh and Hafiz Rahman. Their excellent work as […]
The UBC CHBE research team received funding towards the commercialization of technologies that will support sustainability in the oil and gas industries.