Research groups


Our research spans the fields of advanced metals processing, biomaterials, ceramics, composites, corrosion, hydrometallurgy, microstructure, and semiconductors.

Information on some of the centres and initiatives faculty are involved in can be found in the left hand menu under resources.

The research activities of the department are organized into a number of laboratories. Research is carried out in both the Frank Forward Building and the Brimacombe Building (AMPEL) on UBC campus. Details on research groups can be found in the left hand menu and below.