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Dr. Madjid Mohseni receives Water's Next 2015 Award

Water’s Next Award 2015 for Dr. Mohseni

Congratulations to Professor Madjid Mohseni for receiving the 2015 Water’s Next Award.

Dr. Vikram Yadav

Vikram Yadav – Science News article July 2015

Dr. Vikram Yadav’s pioneering research featured in July Science News article “Biology may provide just the right chemistry for new drugs”.

Mason Award for Dr. Savvas Hatzikiriakos

Mason Award for Dr. Savvas Hatzikiriakos

Prof. S.G. Hatzikiriakos received the prestigious Mason Award of the Canadian Society of Rheology (CSR) at a symposium organised in his honour on May 20th, 2015 at McGill University.

Jamie Piret at the Dean's award ceremony

Dean’s Award for Excellence in Service for CHBE members

Warm Congratulations to Jamie Piret (Faculty category) and Doug Yuen (Staff category). Both received the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Service in June 2015.

Best Oral Presentation at ADCHEM 2015

A paper presented by CHBE Graduate student David Zamar won Best Oral Presentation Award at ADCHEM 2015, the 9th International Symposium on Advanced Control of Chemical Processes. The Symposium took place in Whistler, BC, June 7 to 10, 2015. “Robust Optimization of Competing Biomass Supply Chains under Feedstock Uncertainty” was co-authored by David Zamar, Bhushan […]

Tyler Lewis lounge on CHBE 6th floor

Tyler Lewis Grad Lounge now open

  Tyler Lewis was a PhD student at UBC in Chemical and Biological Engineering pursing his lifelong passions for the environment and sustainability. He grew up in rural British Columbia and was taught the importance of environmental awareness from a young age. Recognizing the world’s impending energy crisis, Tyler believed that, as engineers, “it is […]

Hafiz Rahman and Negin Tousi - Rising Stars 2015

CHBE students among APSC Rising Stars

CHBE’s Hafiz Rahman and Negin Tousi among 2015 APSC Rising Stars

Dr. Vikram Yadav

Yadav Wall Scholar 2015-16

Dr. Vikram Yadav selected as Peter Wall Institute Scholar 2015-16

BCWWA Junior Design Competition held at UBC, March 29 2015

BCWWA Junior Design Competition held at UBC, March 29 2015

Successful BCWWA Junior Design Competition, sponsored by CHBE, March 2015
(photo credit Mike Harvard).

CHBE students hosting AIChE Northwest Pacific Conference 2015

UBC’s Chemical and Biological Engineering students are honoured to be hosting this year’s Pacific Northwest American Institute of Chemical Engineers’ Conference. On April 17-19 2015, over 75 students from five American universities will gather at UBC to compete in various competitions, present their research, participate in workshops, and network with fellow engineering students and academics. […]