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Westgrid Seminar Series – Fall 2014

WESTGRID SEMINAR SERIES – FALL 2014 Sessions are open to all university faculty, grad students and staff across all disciplines. All sessions take place at the same time and location on campus. Time: 11:30 am – 12:30 pm Pacific Locations: Attend in person – UBC, Rm 4127, Earth Sciences Bldg (ESB), 2207 Main Mall Watch online – September 17 […]

Introducing EERI British Columbia Chapter

Introducing EERI British Columbia Chapter

Announcing the British Columbia Chapter of the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute! Are you interested in the latest earthquake engineering practices, research, and decision making currently happening in British Columbia? Are you interested in being informed, involved, or networking with British Columbia’s earthquake engineering community? Join us today! See attachment and our website for details on how to […]

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 research excellence by $100 million during his presidency, supporting those who discover, develop, and deploy knowledge. Find out more: Dr. Arvind Gupta installed as President and Vice Chancellor

Backstage preparation for power conversion research

Dr. Ordonez’s research program employs high performance power conversion systems to test and validate new technology. The Alpha Power Laboratory is continuously developing and evolving these high-end power platforms. Daniel Spier is an Undergraduate Student working closely to Matias Anun (Research Assistant) on the preliminary work to assemble medium-level power converters with reflow soldering techniques. […]