UBC Electrical and Computer Engineering


Backstage preparation for power conversion research

Dr. Ordonez's research program employs high performance power conversion systems to test and...

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Brazilian students help build sensor network for a very tall wooden building

Ramon Duarte de Melo, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and Henrique de Souza Magnago, Federal...

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Scientists create powerful artificial muscle with fishing line

Seyed Mohammad Mirvakili shows a coiled nylon filament (0.8mm in diameter); it is capable of...

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IIT Jodhpur students explore ways to keep UBC's smart grid secure and efficient

Four students from the Indian Institute of Technology – Jodhpur recently visited ECE to work...

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Latest News

Sep 18, 2014 |

Introducing EERI British Columbia Chapter

  Announcing the British Columbia Chapter of the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute!   Are you interested in the latest...

Sep 18, 2014 |

Westgrid Seminar Series - Fall 2014

WESTGRID SEMINAR SERIES - FALL 2014   Sessions are open to all university faculty, grad students and staff across all disciplines.

Sep 17, 2014 |

New president pledges to boost UBC research excellence

The University of British Columbia’s new President Arvind Gupta pledged in his formal academic installation ceremony today to increase funding for...

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Upcoming Events

September 22, 2014 - 15:30 - 16:30

COLLOQUIUM | Surprising Judgments about Robot Drivers: Experiments on Rising Expectations and Blaming Humans | Peter Danielson

Room 2020 / 2030 Fred Kaiser Building 2332 Main Mall, UBC | Directions here The talk is open to everyone. Refreshments available starting at 3:30...

September 29, 2014 - 17:30 - 20:00

INNOVATE 2014 | UBC Engineering & Architecture Dialogues

UBC Robson Square Come discover pathways to industry partnership with UBC Applied Science. In an evening of thought-provoking, seven-minute...

October 28, 2014 - 09:00 - October 29, 2014 - 17:00

Open UBC Week

Open UBC Week will be held on October 28-29, 2014. It will feature open lectures, information sessions, workshops, and more. More information will be...

March 1, 2015 (All day)

National Engineering Month

March is national engineering month. Check out all the events at the official website. http://www.nem-mng.ca/NEM/home.html

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