Graduate Students

SoE Lifecycle Management Laboratory receives grant

SoE Lifecycle Management Laboratory receives grant

Drs Kasun Hewage and Rehan Sadiq obtained the Building Excellence Research & Education Grant of Homeowner Protection Office BC.

Bridging virtual reality with robots

Bridging virtual reality with robots

School of Engineering research at UBC Okanagan is bridging virtual reality with automated technologies. Dr. Homayoun Najjaran and his team are using consumer grade technologies to create futuristic robot-controllers.

Bridging virtual reality with robots

Bridging virtual reality with robots

Thanks to a very generous donation of a robotic arm by a local Okanagan company, UBC researcher Dr. Homayoun Najjaran and his team work to create more efficient links between the virtual world and the real world.