Success Stories

Congratulations to Dr. Mohseni – Congratulations to Dr. Madjid Mohseni on being awarded one of this year’s Walls Scholars Research Award. The Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies Wall Scholars Research Award is available to full-time, tenured or tenure-stream UBC faculty members, to spend one year in residence at the Peter Wall Institute, in a collaborative, interdisciplinary environment.  Wall Scholars are […]
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Congrats Sean and Dr. Gopaluni – Congratulations to Sean McBeath and Dr. Bhushan Gopaluni on winning 2015/16 Killam Teaching Awards! Sean McBeath is awarded the 2015/16 Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award. This Award is in recognition of the valuable role that Teaching Assistants play in our undergraduate programs, UBC annually awards teaching prizes to 16 Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs). Successful candidates will have met […]
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Congratulations to Dr. Gopaluni – Professor Bhushan Gopaluni was one of the two APSC faculty who received the Dean’s award for Excellence in Service. As Associate Head undergraduate studies provides, Dr. Gopaluni provides exemplary service in such areas as leading the graduate attributes and program improvement committee, coordinating data collection for  the accreditation review, and designing feedback methods for processing […]
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Congratulations to Dr. Sokhansanj – Dr. Shahab Sokhansanj, Adjunct Professor and Professor Emeritus from the University of Saskatchewan, received the Founder’s Award in Bioenergy Excellence. This prestigious award recognizes his outstanding contributions to the field of bioenergy. Dr. Sokhansaj received the award at the recent 7th International Bioenergy Conference and Exhibition (http://www.bioenergyconference.org/). Please join us in warmly congratulating Shahab!
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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 […]
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Peter Shepard – Keep improving. As a systems and engineering professional I looked for opportunities for change that would have a long lasting benefit to the organization. I always enjoyed pulling together the team and then completing the implementation.
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Kaitlynn Livingstone – “My involvement with EWB was one of the main reasons for my decision to transfer into engineering. I was inspired by working with engineers who were using an engineering skill-set to address social issues. This gave me a new perspective on engineering and the roles that engineers can play in society.”
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