School of Engineering

Next-generation battery research offers electric cars a boost

Next-generation battery research offers electric cars a boost

UBCO’s collaboration with Fenix Advanced Materials kicks into high-gear

Smart windows can significantly reduce indoor pathogens

Smart windows can significantly reduce indoor pathogens

Researchers at UBC’s Okanagan campus determine daylight can disinfect surfaces

COVID-19 has changed the way we grocery shop

COVID-19 has changed the way we grocery shop

UBCO research investigates post-pandemic shopping habits

Creating the human-robotic dream team

Creating the human-robotic dream team

UBCO engineers design system for robots to work well with human coworkers

UBCO researcher examines the highs and lows of e-scooter rentals

UBCO researcher examines the highs and lows of e-scooter rentals

Appetite for micro-mobility services has not diminished despite bumpy start

Aircraft can get higher and greener from doped fuels

Aircraft can get higher and greener from doped fuels

UBCO researchers cook up cleaner jet fuel with graphene nanomaterials

Clearing the air
Finding new life for non-recyclable rubber and plastics

Finding new life for non-recyclable rubber and plastics

UBCO researchers divert waste from landfills to create electromagnetic shields

Keeping it clean and cool

Keeping it clean and cool

UBCO researcher looks at environmentally friendly ways to cool homes

UBCO researchers light the way to cleaner water

UBCO researchers light the way to cleaner water

Shining a beam of light into potentially contaminated water samples may hold the key to real-time detection of hydrocarbons and pesticides in water.