By Nathan Skolski on May 8, 2018
While wearing a crisply ironed, wrinkle-free shirt makes a good impression, researchers at UBC’s Okanagan campus are working to solve the issue of wrinkling when it comes to making textile composites.
By Sam Charles on May 3, 2018
The School of Engineering well-represented at the 2018 Provost’s Teaching Awards Reception in all categories.
By Sam Charles on April 26, 2018
In their recent energy simulation, results indicate an over 95-percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions for the owners of the “home of tomorrow”.
By Sam Charles on April 23, 2018
New research from UBC Okanagan's Advanced Geomaterials Testing Lab uncovers chemical treatment that improves strength of compressed soil by 25 times.
By Sam Charles on April 18, 2018
From styles and genres of writing to strategies and processes, Engineering and Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies faculty and staff have developed a textbook and curriculum that provides first-year university students with writing fundamentals.
By Nathan Skolski on April 16, 2018
Researchers at UBC’s Okanagan campus are using advanced computer simulations to model how air flows into the deepest regions of the lungs and uncover how the early stages of emphysema can impact a patient’s ability to take in oxygen.
By Sam Charles on April 10, 2018
UBC Okanagan researchers are using Canadian Nuclear Laboratories to conduct neutron beam testing on marine engine prototypes.
By Sam Charles on April 9, 2018
New research from UBC’s Okanagan campus looks to improve the manufacturing processes of cross laminated timber at Structurlam’s plant located in Okanagan Falls.
By Sam Charles on April 3, 2018
Researchers at the Okanagan Campus of the University of British Columbia are enhancing the effectiveness of a wastewater treatment process known as “struvite precipitation”.
By Sam Charles on March 2, 2018
The integration of research across both campuses of the University of British Columbia will be paramount to its success over the next decade.