Announcement

Distinguished Speaker Seminar Jan 26 – Jesse Zhu

Distinguished Speaker Seminar Jan 26 – Jesse Zhu

Title: Research Strategy and Planning — how to Prepare a Research Career? Date and Time: Friday, January 26. Refreshments served at 12:45 p.m. Seminar starts at 1 p.m. Location: CHBE 102 (2360 East Mall) Abstract While there are many young scholars going into a research career, how many have really thought about what’s the true […]
CHBE Graduate Visitation Days 2024
CHBE Alumnus Kevin Kung Revolutionizes Air Quality with Eco-Friendly Solution

CHBE Alumnus Kevin Kung Revolutionizes Air Quality with Eco-Friendly Solution

Vancouver native Kevin Kung, an alumnus from the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at UBC, is leading a global mission to improve air quality. Through his company, Takachar, Kung has developed a portable system that converts crop and forest residues into higher-value bioproducts, providing an eco-friendly alternative to open-air burning. For his innovative work, […]
New Course: APSC 367 Humanitarian Engineering: Politics and Practice

New Course: APSC 367 Humanitarian Engineering: Politics and Practice

Humanitarian Engineering: Politics and Practice is a new, unique course jointly offered and co-taught by the Faculties of Applied Science and Arts (in which it is listed as POLI 371). In this course, students from engineering, political science, and international relations will work together in interdisciplinary teams on design projects to tackle real-world humanitarian and […]
UBC wins ChemEcar and Oral Presentation Competition

UBC wins ChemEcar and Oral Presentation Competition

UBC students have won both the ChemEcar competition and Oral Presentation competition at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Pacific Northwest (PNW) student conference at Oregon State University held April 14 and 15, 2023. The ChemEcar team submitted two cars, Super Blueper and Keep Your Ion the Prize. Super Blueper won both the ChemEcar […]
UBC Engineering Ranks 33rd in Prestigious World University Rankings

UBC Engineering Ranks 33rd in Prestigious World University Rankings

The University of British Columbia has made a move up the list of QS World University Rankings by the subject of Engineering & Technology. The recently-released rankings by Quacquarelli Symonds, a leading global education network, saw UBC jump to 33rd in the world, up 3 spots from last year. UBC fared well in Engineering & […]
CHBE Soccer Night 2023

CHBE Soccer Night 2023

It’s Game Time! CHBE undergrad students, grad students, faculty and staff are all invited to the CHBE Soccer Night. Kickoff is on Tuesday April 11 at 6:00 p.m. at MacInnes Family Field. Game snacks will be provided! Register with your team of 5 or 6 or as an individual! No previous soccer experience needed. Spectators […]
CHBE Design and Innovation Day 2023

CHBE Design and Innovation Day 2023

The UBC Chemical and Biological Engineering (CHBE) and Environmental Engineering (ENVL) Design and Innovation Day is on April 11, 2023, from 2 to 5 p.m. Each year, 4th year CHBE students undertake capstone design projects that offer innovative solutions to real-world problems. On Tuesday April 11th, from 2 – 5 pm, students will present their […]
CHBE Meet & Greet 2023

CHBE Meet & Greet 2023

Current and prospective CHBE Students are invited to the Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering’s Meet and Greet. Come network with CHBE professors and students. Prospective students can learn about CHBE undergraduate programs and get their questions answered by CHBE faculty, students and staff.  S’MORES and liquid nitrogen ICE CREAM FLOATS will be provided!