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L to R Alexander Dale, Scott Lawson, Bardia Beigi, Ricky Hu, Ranesh Saha

Engineering Physics team wins Google Games

“Houston, We Have Lift Off!” L to R Alexander Dale, Scott Lawson, Bardia Beigi, Ricky Hu, Ranesh Saha Engineering Physics team SemperFizz wins Google Games University of British Columbia 2015 on May 2. This years theme was “Out of this World.”   Events involved trivia, a building challenge, puzzles, word association and coding competitions. Bardia:  “We really […]

Urban concept vehicle

A Silver Win for the UBC Supermileage Team

Congratulations to the UBC Supermileage Team at the 2015 Shell Eco-Marathon, winning silver in the Urban Vehicle category!   Both UBC entries in the competition: the urban vehicle and the prototype vehicle were built in 8 months; a tremendous accomplishment! Engineering Physics students at the competition were Jory Wong, Derek Chen and Jeff Son. Derek Chen:  […]

The medical “tricorder”

Prof. Andre Marziali thinks the genome revolution will change the way doctors can diagnose the bugs that ail us.

Lucas Cahill Co-op Student of the Year

Congratulations to Lucas Cahill, named Student of the Year by Science Co-op! “Throughout my time in the Science Co-op program, I have been fortunate enough to work both internationally, at Laser Zentrum in Germany, as well as nationally at the Brain Research Centre, UBC and at BC Cancer Research Centre. Co-op has allowed me to explore […]