Will support research and educational initiatives over five years.
Oil, gas and coal investments accounted for 10% of the school’s $1.4-billion endowment as of February 2016.
Learning Factory will integrate industrial production with learning and research on advanced composites.
School has created a $10 million sustainability fund in an effort to meet environmental goals.
UBC professor says the government needs to rethink major purchases like the F-35 fighter jets.
School’s investments in oil, gas and coal firms total 10% of its $1.3-billion endowment fund.
Machine vision system to reduces risk of injury.
UBC R&D to boost EV appeal.
Method operates at frequencies 100 times lower than current charging technologies.
Nexterra hedges its bets on fledgling syngas
R&D looks at auto design that lowers risk.
After receiving more than $700,000, the Vancouver university and Japanese car-maker look to minimize cost and streamline wheel production
Awareness first step to reduction
Dr. Donald Mavinic, UBC professor and expert in wastewater treatment.Photo: UBC CALGARY: The man who developed the technology commercialized by a Vancouver water treatment company to turn phosphorus in wastewater into fertilizer will receive a $25,000 innovation award. Dr. Donald…