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May 20, 2016

Linneborn Prize awarded to Prof. Jack Saddler

The Johannes Linneborn Prize was established in 1994 to honour scientific, technical or managerial merit in the development of biomass, attained over a long period of continuous achievements. It is primarily a European Award but can occasionally be awarded to a Non-European.
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May 17, 2016

APSC Rising Stars 2016

The stars of UBC Applied Science are people passionate about their chosen field and those that inspire others by making meaningful contributions to the betterment of society. Congratulations to Nick McIntosh for being chosen in 2016.
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May 12, 2016

PPC’s 30th Anniversary Celebrations

The Centre turns 30! Come celebrate at our May 28th Open House. Tell your friends!
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April 4, 2016

2016 3MT

PPC’s Jingqian Chen, PhD in Chemical and Biological Engineering, participated in the 2016 3MT Finals. Her presentation was on “Paper Inside Out: Secret Ingredient for Better Paper Strength”.
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March 8, 2016

Job Opportunity: PPC Lab Technician

UPDATE: This job position has now been filled (April 4, 2016) UPDATE: The job posting is now closed (March 14.16) The Pulp and Paper Centre is currently accepting applications for a full-time Lab Technician to work with the Energy Reduction in Mechanical Pulping research program.
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March 7, 2016

Clean water no longer a pipe dream

Madjid Mohseni, PPC Faculty Associate, has been working with remote and First Nations communities for more than 15 years to develop local, reliable water treatment systems. In this Q&A, he explains how his team helped design a water treatment system for a First Nations community in Lytton, B.C.
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January 25, 2016

ProDev Courses for Engineering Students

The Pulp and Paper Centre offers various professional development courses, open to all Engineering students, including Coop. Get hands-on experience, gain technical skills and knowledge before applying for jobs in industry. Limited registration now open.
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January 19, 2016

Intro to Pulp & Paper Technology Course – Registration Open

Limited registration for Introduction to Pulp and Paper Technology course is now open. Course runs April 13-15, 2016.
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January 8, 2016

Q&A with David McDonald

Interview with guest speaker David McDonald, President of JDMcD Consulting Inc. and former Vice-President, University Programs and Strategic Partnerships at FPInnovations.
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Pulp Digest

Latest PPC newsletter is now available.
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