Graduate Students

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.

2015 CFD Society of Canada Student Scholarship awarded

2015 CFD Society of Canada Student Scholarship awarded

Nima Moallemi, PhD student in the School of Engineering, has been awarded the 2015 Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Society of Canada Student Scholarship, which recognizes excellence in a student’s CFD research in Canada.

Finch family donates $600,000 to UBC Okanagan for student awards

Finch family donates $600,000 to UBC Okanagan for student awards

Newly-established graduate and undergraduate awards to benefit students.

Graduate students combine fun and games with serious water discussion

Frisbee golf is first on the agenda at the Kelowna Blue Drinks water event.

Engineering tool links health risks, poor household air quality

UBC research suggests lives, millions of dollars could be saved in health-care costs.