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Time & Date: 1:00PM Oct 29, 2021 Location: Chemical and Biological Engineering Rm 102 (BIO-INSPIRED) STIMULI-RESPONSIVE MATERIALS Abstract Stimuli-responsive polymers, sometimes referred to as “smart”, “intelligent”, or “adaptive”, are macromolecular materials that change at least one property in response to an external stimulus, ideally in a specific and controlled manner. Somewhat like adaptive materials systems […]
On behalf of the entire team at CHBE, we are so excited to welcome you back to the 2021 Winter Session! As always, we are dedicated to supporting your academic journey. Listed below are some important events and resources that can enhance your academic experience in the Department. Imagine Day 2021 – Sep 7 Take […]
Karl Zimmermann is a PhD candidate in Chemical and Biological Engineering (CHBE) at the University of British Columbia, as well as a 2020 Vanier Scholar, and he loves water! Karl’s research involves Biological Ion Exchange, a new drinking water filter technology for organics removal, using biology for self-regeneration. This drastically reduces the maintenance and operations requirements, making the […]
Alec Jameson graduated with an MASc from Queen’s University in June 2018, and began a doctoral program in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at UBC the following September under the supervisor of Dr. Előd Gyenge. His research focuses on electrochemical engineering, electrocatalysis, and energy engineering. Alec’s research goals are to combine aspects of chemistry […]
Yixiu Wang is a first-year doctoral student in Chemical and Biological Engineering under the supervision of Professor Bhushan Gopaluni and Assistant Professor Yankai Cao. He received his master’s degree in Vehicle Engineering/Battery Management System from Tongji University in 2019. His major research interests are advanced process control and the design and implementation of large-scale local and […]