Boeing, Canadian Aviation Industry Launch Sustainable Aviation Biofuel Project
A consortium that includes Boeing will assess whether forest waste could also be harnessed to produce sustainable aviation biofuel using thermochemical processing.
Cast-off cedar logs used for more than just heating at UBC
PPC faculty associate and assistant professor Heather Trajano is extracting valuable compounds from western red cedar waste wood (used to for heating and energy generation at UBC).
Advancing The World’s Bio-Economy
As featured on UBC's Office of the Vice President Research & International
Winter Holiday Paper Crafts Class
At PPC's Winter Holiday Paper Crafts class you will make beautiful holiday greeting cards, handmade wrapping paper, tree ornaments as well as plantable flower paper. Stay for the full 4 hours or pop in for a while.
Green Bio-Products Information Session
Find out how a Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) degree in Green Bio-Products can help take your career to the next level.
Seminar: Topics in Microfluidics and Sensing Technology
BORIS STOEBER, Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, UBC and Canada Research Chair in Microfluidics and Sensing Technology
Design and development of a Natural Fibre Quality Analyzer
PPC researchers designed and built a proprietary instrument that will be used for testing different mechanical and physical properties of natural fibres used in composite material applications in industries such as the automotive, aviation and manufacturing industries.
Tiny wires could provide a big energy boost
Yarns of niobium nanowire can make supercapacitors to provide a surge of energy when it’s needed
China-Canada Joint Centre for BioEnergy Research & Innovation (C-C JCBERI)
The China-Canada Joint Centre for BioEnergy Research & Innovation (C-C JCBERI) opened on August 15, 2015
Event: INNOVATE 2015
In an evening of thought-provoking, seven-minute presentations, learn why faculty are passionate about their work.