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Dr. Savvas Hatzikiriakos inducted Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering

Dr. Savvas Hatzikiriakos inducted Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering

The induction ceremony took place on June 20, 2013 in Montreal in conjunction with the Academy’s 2013 Annual General Meeting and Symposium. Dr. Hatzikiriakos is one of the most accomplished experimental rheologists in Canada and the world today. He is widely known as one of the pioneers of rheology who has brought new,innovative and […]

CHBE Post Doctoral Fellow wins first place in UBC’s inaugural Postdoc Slam

Congratulations to CHBE’s Subhashini Vashisth for finishing first place in  UBC’s inaugural 3 Minute Postdoc Slam. Subhashini Vashisth, PhD in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India in 2008, is currently working as a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at UBC. Her research interests are inclined towards understanding […]

UBC engineer appointed Distinguished Scholar in Residence

UBC Chemical & Biological Engineering professor James Feng has been appointed a Distinguished Scholar in Residence by the UBC Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies for 2014-15. Feng holds a Canada Research Chair in Complex Fluids and Interfaces and a joint appointment with UBC’s Department of Mathematics His inter-disciplinary work seeks to exploit mixtures of […]

UBC chemical engineer appointed an Officer of the Order of Canada

UBC Chemical & Biological Engineering professor John Grace is among 34 new Officers of the Order of Canada—one of Canada’s highest civilian honours, recognizing a lifetime of outstanding achievement, dedication to community and service to Canada. Grace is being recognized for his contributions as a chemical engineer, notably to the development of cleaner technology for […]