Student Achievements

May 22, 2018 | Graduate Student Achievements, Student Achievements

Francisco Paz aims to close the loop on student learning

Francisco “Pancho” Paz, a PhD student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UBC, recently received a Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award recognizing his outstanding work as a Teaching Assistant and instructor for 2017/2018. The award is awarded annually to 16 UBC Teaching Assistants.

March 8, 2018 | Faculty Achievements, Graduate Student Achievements, Student Achievements

ECE team runner up for Siemens Young Investigator Award at SPIE Medical Imaging 2018 conference

Shekoofeh Azizi, PhD candidate in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, postdoctoral fellow, Sharareh Bayat, along with Ajay Rajaram were recipients of the runner up prize for the Siemens Young Investigator Award at SPIE Medical Imaging 2018 conference in Houston, Texas. The conference took place from February 10, 2018 to February 15, 2018. Their paper and presentation is titled 3D Tissue Mimicking Biophantoms for Ultrasound Imaging: Bioprinting and Image Analysis

October 25, 2016 | Student Achievements

Vanier Scholar Duong Nguyen

Developing 5G caching for the Canadian landscape  

September 28, 2016 | Student Achievements

UBC IEEE Student Branch wins Darrel Chong Student Activity Award for their International Field Trip

Every year in May, the IEEE Student Branch - UBC Chapter organizes a field trip overseas to visit exciting engineering schools, research institutions and companies. Over the years the club has taken students to some of the most advanced companies around the world. Their 2015 trip, a whirlwind tour of South Korea, won The Darrel Chong Student Activity Award with Gold standing. 

September 6, 2016 | Student Achievements

Recent UBC Graduate Receives Best Paper Award at Prestigious Computer Conference

Nithya Narayanamurthy received an award for her paper describing a unique way of reducing computing errors at the European Dependable Computing Conference this week. Narayanamurthy developed her research while completing her Masters in Applied Science degree in Professor Pattabiraman’s laboratory in 2015, and is currently working at Oracle Labs.

May 31, 2016 | Student Achievements

Congratulations and BRAVO!

Missed the ceremony? You can still watch your favourite, newly minted, graduate cross the stage. All UBC graduation ceremonies are broadcast live online and archived. The live webcast will be available 15 minutes prior to the start of each ceremony. Graduation Webcast

May 10, 2016 | Student Achievements

Robotic Helicopters from the Electrical Engineering Design Studio

Each response to this design challenge is unique. Students in the Electrical Design Studio are designing, fabricating and testing a drone prototype that can lift, rotate 180°and land. In their third year, ECE students work on an engineering design that integrates all of the engineering skills they have learned to that point in their degree. The design studio also enables students to develop new skills in project management and teamwork.  The teams start with:

May 3, 2016 | Student Achievements

Wireless and hands-free controls for medical imaging software

Subject:  Capstones Capstone team designs gestural interface for surgeons

April 6, 2016 | Student Achievements

Smart and Secure Buildings

Subject:  Capstones Internet of Things Anomaly Detection for Software Defined Networks Client: Optigo Networks Inc., Dan Ronald, VP Product Management
Faculty Supervisor: Paul Lusina
Capstone Team: Andrew Archer, Xu Chen, Al-Shahna Jamal, Anthony Kao, Ezra Savard

April 5, 2016 | Student Achievements

Talking to the Nest

Subject:  capstones Capstone team creates interface to help the Nest become one of the most sustainable buildings in North America Client: Campus + Community Planning, AMS Sustainability, Akshiv Bansal, Sustainability Projects Coordinator Faculty Supervisor: Paul Lusina Capstone Team: Micheal Griffin, Euan Chow, Anna Gudimova, Yuxin Xu (Eugene) and Meng-Yeng Lee (Dan)

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