News Archive

June 28, 2016

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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June 27, 2016

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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June 24, 2016

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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June 23, 2016

5th Annual Young Electrochemists Symposium

The ECSBC Student Chapter is proud to present the 5th Annual Young Electrochemists Symposium. Please join them for this year’s BC Young Electrochemists Symposium at UBC on July 29th, 2016. This one day, free symposium provides graduate students working in electrochemistry a great opportunity to network with other electrochemists from across BC to discuss research and form collaborations within our […]

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April 26, 2016

Congratulations on the 2016 SPE Canada Regional Student Paper Contest!

2016 SPE Canada Regional Student Paper Contest   The MUN SPE Student Chapter was proud to host the contest for the second time, which signifies the solid relationship that it has with the SPE Canada, SPE Atlantic Section and the energy companies active in the local oil and gas industry. 46 abstracts from 7 Canadian […]

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Congratulations to the Chem-E-Car team!

The 2016 AIChE Pacific Northwest Regional Conference was held at University of Washington on April 15-16. The UBC Chem-E-Car team placed 1st on the Poster Presentation and 2nd on the Chem-E-Car Competition. Congratulations! Follow the UBC Chem-E-Car team on their website : http://www.ubcchemecar.com/  

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April 25, 2016

Congratulations to Dr. David Wilkinson

Congratulations to Dr. David Wilkinson for receiving the Partners In Research Technology Ambassador Award 2016! Partners In Research, a registered Canadian charity since 1988, is an organization that recognizes exceptional Canadian research and the communication of that research to the lay community. Through their educational programs, they share research discoveries with Canadian elementary and secondary students and are driven by their dedication […]

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Congratulations to the 2016 Thomas Bennett Award recipients!

On April 22, 2016, the University of British Columbia’s Chemical and Biological Engineering Department hosted the award ceremony of the Thomas Bennett Student Enrichment Memorial Awards in Chemical and Biological Engineering. Nathan Chan and Ryan Rickaby, this year’s recipients, were selected based on their participation in student enrichment activities, social and environmental concern, academic achievement, […]

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April 21, 2016

2016 Dean’s Medal Recipients for UBC Centennial

Congratulations to CHBE alumni for receiving the 2016 Dean’s Medals in the UBC Centennial Celebration! Amit Chakma Axel Meisen Claudio Arato David Wilkinson John Grace Norman Epstein Richard Kerekes Sean McBeath   Read about them in: http://100.apsc.ubc.ca/deans-medal-recipients/  

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