Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
UBC students compete in locomotive design challenge
UBC students will demonstrate locomotives they have designed as part of their mechanical engineering second-year course.
Jan 24, 2018
Tiny magnetic implant offers new drug delivery method
A new magnetic device implant could offer a DIY alternative for administering drugs.
Feb 14, 2017
UBC researchers plumb the secrets of tissue paper
Canada’s tissue manufacturers are now much closer to producing the perfect paper, thanks to new UBC research.
Aug 24, 2016
Eye of the beholder – improving the human-robot connection
Researchers are programming robots to communicate with people using human-like body language and cues, an important step toward bringing robots into homes.
Apr 11, 2014
UBC experts on Sochi Games
UBC experts are available to comment on the Sochi Winter Games, from security to sports psychology.
Jan 1, 2014
Experts on trains and rail transportation
UBC researchers are available to talk about issues related to rail transportation including safety, logistics, and engineering.
Dec 6, 2013