UBC engineers develop biochem point-of-care lab for smartphones

UBC Okanagan takes lab on a chip technology to a new inexpensive level.

Engineered vision becoming reality at UBC’s Okanagan campus

On May 19, members of the Innovation Okanagan Network (ION) toured the Engineering Management Education Complex, which will be ready for occupancy later this summer.

Trio of major engineering conferences coming to Okanagan

Public invited to expert talks on earthquakes, information theory, materials science and more Leading experts in the fields of geotechnical engineering, information theory, and materials science are coming to the Okanagan in May and early June as the School of Engineering at UBC's Okanagan campus hosts three major conferences. Each of the conferences will feature [...]

UBC honours outstanding teachers

A trio of outstanding teachers from the fields of biology, engineering and sociology were honoured with this year's Teaching Excellence and...

UBC engineering students unveil novel design projects next week

Next week will be a busy time for engineering students at UBC’s Okanagan campus, as first-, second- and fourth-year students present major projects in three public showcases. Second-year Engineering students will race hovercraft they've designed and built next Thursday, April 7, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the gymnasium at UBC’s Okanagan campus. Fourth-year [...]

UBCO Gets Massively Powerful Microscope

Daily Courier Wed Mar 16 2011 Page: A1 By: Ron Seymour A new microscope — said to be one of the most powerful in Canada — will yield research and practical benefits at UBC’s Okanagan campus, officials say. The device will assist in the development of sophisticated micro-fabrication technologies for use in fields such as […]

Award-winning EUS Canstruction Team

Award-winning EUS Canstruction Team

Vancouver, Canada—February 22, 2011—Representatives from the UBC Okanagan campus Engineering Undergraduate Society participated in Canstruction, Inc. a nonprofit organization that holds annual design and build competitions to construct fantastic, giant sized, structures made entirely out of canned food. At the close of the competitions all of the food used in the structures is donated to […]