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UBC Materials Engineer is awarded the first ever BCIC Ignite Award

UBC Materials Engineer is awarded the first ever BCIC Ignite Award

“On October 26, 2016 the BC Innovation Council — a crown agency of the Province of BC that focuses on driving BC’s economic engine through the advancement of BC tech and market-driven innovation — announced the inaugural recipients of its Ignite Awards. Research from engineering professor Edouard Asselin, P.Eng. Ed’s research with Jetti Resources is […]

Collaboration with Germany and UBC

Collaboration with Germany and UBC

The University of British Columbia was honoured to meet Stafan Muller, Parliamentary Secretary of State, Ministry of Education and Research Germany. The delegation from Germany were here to discuss collaboration between Germany and UBC. In particular, the DLR@UBC partnership was highlighted with a visit to the Composites Research Network in the Brimacombe building. Professor Fernlund, […]

Mark Parlange (Dean, Applied Science), Josef Beck (German Consulate General in Vancouver), Helen Burt (VP Research & International pro tem), Elizabeth Croft (Associate Dean, Applied Science), Heinz Voggenreiter (Director, DLR), Warren Poole (Scientific Director, AMGM)

Launch of DLR@UBC: Materials and Structures for Global Mobility

The University of British Columbia today celebrated its first partnership milestone with DLR, the German Aerospace Centre, with the opening of the DLR@UBC office on the University’s Point Grey Campus. Professor Warren Poole is the Scientific director of UBC’s Advanced Manufacturing for Global Mobility research cluster. He spearheads the lightweight materials theme under the DLR […]