School of Engineering
By Patty Wellborn on January 23, 2017
Two homes, built side-by-side, will be officially opened Wednesday as part of the ongoing Wilden Living Lab research project.
By Patty Wellborn on January 5, 2017
A UBC research team has investigated the potential reuse of municipal wastewater in urban applications, provided that people don’t drink or cook with it.
By Matthew Grant on November 21, 2016
New wastewater system design guidelines developed at UBC can help municipal governments better protect aquatic life and save millions of dollars a year.
By Patty Wellborn on November 9, 2016
Race cars, concrete toboggans, autonomous vehicles, lasers, mechatronics and sustainable infrastructure solutions. These are a few of the things you will learn about at UBC Okanagan’s campus Saturday.
By Matthew Grant on October 18, 2016
A simple vibration test can help oil and gas companies prevent pipeline spills in a way that is faster and cheaper than conventional methods, a UBC study shows.
By Matthew Grant on October 17, 2016
Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group and the University of British Columbia have formed a research partnership that will allow the two organizations to collaborate in developing technology and innovative solutions for the mining tire industry.
By Matthew Grant on October 13, 2016
UBC researchers have isolated organisms that cause acid-rock drainage in mining operations.
By Matthew Grant on September 1, 2016
A UBC invention has made it possible for doctors to vastly improve their bypass surgery techniques without relying on animals.
By Matthew Grant on August 30, 2016
A UBC researcher has determined there is a way to make internal combustion engines more fuel efficient and better for the environment.