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BC government invests in more UBC biomedical and manufacturing engineers

January 16, 2018

The Government of BC has committed funds for the creation of 624 spaces in undergraduate engineering and computer science programs.

Industry 4.0 School & Industry Night event in February

January 15, 2018

The Okanagan campus of the University of British Columbia hosts its 1st Industry 4.0 School & Industry Night on February 18 and 19, 2018.

Mould can infiltrate and weaken bio-composite materials

January 11, 2018

At UBC’s Okanagan campus, a multi-disciplinary team of researchers in collaboration with MIT and Canada NRC has been studying the development and application of bio-sourced composites.

NSERC visits UBC Okanagan’s School of Engineering

November 17, 2017

An assessment team from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and industry collaborators recently visited the School of Engineering at UBC's Okanagan campus.

Innovation in the materials and manufacturing space at UBC Okanagan

October 4, 2017

The Faculty of Applied Science School of Engineering at the Okanagan campus of UBC celebrates Manufacturing Month in Canada by hosting the Canadian Manufacturing and Exporters.

Abbas Milani appointed director of new Materials and Manufacturing Research Institute

September 14, 2017

A message from Dr. Philip Barker. Vice-Principal, Research, UBC Okanagan: It is my pleasure to announce the appointment of Prof. Abbas S. Milani from the Faculty of Applied Science as director of the new Materials and Manufacturing Research Institute (MMRI), effective July 1st, 2017.

UBC Researcher Looks to the Future of Bone Replacements

August 17, 2017

Researcher examines potential of artificial bones made with 3D printer.