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February 14, 2018

RESEARCH DAY SEMINAR – February 16th – 2:30 pm – CHBE 102

Topic: Molecular-Level Understanding and Design of Rechargeable Battery Materials Speaker: Dr. Rob Messinger, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering & CUNY Energy Institute The City College of New York, CUNY Host: CHBE Graduate Research Day Time & Date: Friday, February 16th, 2018 (2:30 – 4:00 pm) Location: Chemical & Biological Engineering Rm 102 ABSTRACT Rechargeable battery […]

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February 9, 2018

Oil & Gas Initiative Speaker Series: Mike Schoen – February 15th 2018 – 6pm

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February 2, 2018

Innovation OnBoard Final Competition – February 8th 2016 at 6pm

Attend UBC’s own version of Dragon’s Den this Thursday! For the past six months, teams of UBC students have been developing innovative new products while perfecting their products and learning the basics of entrepreneurship. Six competitors with ideas ranging from renewable coffee cups made from coffee grounds to portable electron microscopes have made it to […]

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January 30, 2018

Innovation OnBoard – Darrell Kopke – January 31 2018

You are invited to Innovation OnBoard’s event! Innovation OnBoard is a 6-month program that teaches UBC students entrepreneurial skills so that they can turn their ideas into real ventures. Innovation OnBoard’s next event will be led by one of the founding members of Lululemon, Darrell Kopke! Under Darrell Kopke’s leadership, Lululemon grew from a tiny store in […]

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January 18, 2018

Special Seminar – James Dumesic – February 9 2018

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering as part of its Departmental Seminar Series announces the upcoming Special Seminar: Topic: Catalytic Conversion of Lignocellulosic Biomass to Biofuels and Bioproducts Speaker: Professor James Dumesic, University of Wisconsin-Madison Host: Prof. Heather Trajano Time & Date: 1:00pm-1:50pm; February 9, 2018 Location: Chemical and Biological Engineering Building Room 102   Abstract Research […]

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January 16, 2018

UBC CHBE & ENVE Industry Night – February 1 2018

You are invited to the UBC Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering Industry Night, where you will have the unique opportunity to meet and network with fellow alumni, and the next generation of UBC CHBE & ENVE students. The evening will include an open networking reception. Complementary appetizers and one beverage will be served to all registered guests. Event […]

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Innovation OnBoard Fair (Jan 24) and Final Competition (Feb 8)

You are invited to Innovation OnBoard’s Innovation Fair and Final Competition! Innovation OnBoard is a 6-month program that teaches UBC students entrepreneurial skills so that they can turn their ideas into real ventures. The Innovation Fair will feature 25 unique ventures in the fields of food, health, and environment. The top five teams will move […]

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November 30, 2017

Congratulations to the CHBE Students for Receiving 1st Place at 2017 Clean Energy Generate Conference

Congratulations to the Envision Flow Cell team and Caroline Giacomin for their 1st place awards in the poster competitions at the 2017 Clean Energy Generate conference in Vancouver. Clean Energy BC’s goal is to develop a viable power generation and power management industry in British Columbia that serves the public interest by providing cost-effective electricity […]

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November 22, 2017

UBC Postdoctoral Association: Postdoc Research Day – Dec 4 2017

  DATE: Monday 4th December VENUE: Pharmaceutical Sciences Building, Vancouver Campus, UBC TIME: Research Day 09:00-17:30; Evening Reception 17:30 – 20:00           Click here to register online (Free Event) Visit UBC Postdoc Research Day for more information

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November 20, 2017

Special Seminar – Julia A. Kornfield – January 12 2018

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering as part of its Departmental Seminar Series announces the upcoming Special Seminar: Topic: Megasupramolecules Speaker: Professor Julia A. Kornfield, California Institute of Technology Host: Dr. John Frostad Time & Date: 1:00pm-1:50pm; January 12, 2018 Location: Chemical and Biological Engineering Building Room 102   Abstract Ultralong polymers (weight-average molecular […]

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