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April 16, 2018

ChemEcar teams win gold at AIChE Regionals

UBC’s two ChemEcar teams are returning from the American Institute of Chemical Engineering (AIChE) 2018 Regionals in Montana with two first place finishes. The ChemEcar competition challenges teams to design a vehicle powered by a chemical reaction and with a chemical stopping mechanism. The Senior ChemEcar Team won the ChemEcar competition, and the Junior Team […]

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2018 British Columbia Regional Sanofi Biogenius Competition – April 19

The Applied Science Faculty and  Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering are pleased to host the 2018 British Columbia Regional Sanofi Biogenius Competition (SBC).  The SBC biotechnology competition (www.biogenius.ca), organized by Partners in Research (PIR), matches high school students with research faculty mentors to complete amazing research projects.  Past elite research projects have ranged from cancer and Alzheimer’s disease, to […]

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April 5, 2018

Design and Innovation Day – April 5 2018 – 1pm

Join us for the APSC Design and Innovation Day, in CHBE Atrium TODAY

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March 27, 2018

Oil & Gas Initiative Speaker Series: John M. Shaw – March 28 2018 – 6pm – CHBE 102

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February 28, 2018

GreenChem UBC Sustainability Seminar Series: Anthony Lau – Mar 1 – Chemistry D Block D211 (Grad Lounge)

GreenChem UBC is thrilled to invite you to the third seminar in the ongoing Sustainable Science Seminar Series. In this series, we have been bringing to you a variety of researchers who are investigating a range of out-of-the-box solutions to our ecological issues. These sessions will be a great opportunity to hear and discuss imaginative […]

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February 22, 2018

Engineers for a Sustainable World Seminar – Dr. Andrew Riseman – March 2nd – 1 pm – CHBE 202

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February 19, 2018

Special Seminar – Lisa Bullard – March 9 2018

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering as part of its Departmental Seminar Series announces the upcoming Special Seminar: Topic: Open the Front Door, Close the Back Door: The Impact of Culture on Recruiting and Retention Speaker: Professor Lisa Bullard, North Carolina State University Host: Dr. Jonathan Verrett Time & Date: 1:00pm-1:50pm; March 9 2018 Location: Chemical and […]

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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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