New $21.7 million federal funding expands UBC-led research on nanomedicines, clean water and advanced materials
UBC-led research networks that focus on nanomedicines, safe drinking water, and composites manufacturing received a large boost today with $21.7 million in new funding from the Networks of Centres of Excellence.
Apr 16, 2019
First Nations communities lift water advisories with simple treatment system
For the first time in decades, two remote First Nations communities in Lytton, B.C. have access to safe drinking water – thanks to a point-of-entry treatment system designed by UBC engineers in collaboration with the communities, industry and government.
Feb 14, 2018
Clean water no longer a pipe dream
For many remote communities, including First Nations communities, clean drinking water is far from assured.
Mar 7, 2016
UBC research receives $2.2M in grants from NSERC
Research into salmon, clean drinking water, river ecosystems, and wireless networks at UBC received a $2.2 million boost in funding from NSERC.
Feb 10, 2015