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ECE Masters Student Ivelina Daiss

Graduate Student Supported by UBC-Rogers Earthquake Early Warning Project Wins Thesis Competition

June 15, 2022

Ivelina Daiss feels privileged to work with Professor Jose Marti on the Earthquake Early Warning for the Smart City project supported by the UBC-Rogers partnership.

Best Paper Award for UBC-Rogers Partnership Project on Cellular Traffic Prediction

Best Paper Award for UBC-Rogers Partnership Project on Cellular Traffic Prediction

June 7, 2022

The UBC-Rogers partnership on 5G wireless technologies research and development has generated an award-winning paper at a highly competitive international communications conference.

This first project of its kind in Canada uses a network of sensors and other cloud-connected hardware to reinvent the way that cities manage urban intersections

How the Rogers-UBC Partnership is Building Smarter Transportation and Healthier Cities

June 8, 2022

Rogers and its research partners are working on several projects related to intelligent transportation, leveraging UBC’s AURORA connected vehicle testbed.

Governor General’s Gold Medal awarded to ICICS Member’s PhD Student Mohammad Jafari

Governor General’s Gold Medal awarded to ICICS Member’s PhD Student Mohammad Jafari

June 7, 2022

Mohammad’s high-achieving studies took place under supervisor and ICICS member Purang Abolmaesumi at the Robotics and Control Laboratory, where he studied deep learning for medical imaging.

Bioform’s bioplastic decomposes quickly under normal household conditions. Photo: Kai Jacobson/UBC Applied Science
Bioform’s bioplastic decomposes quickly under normal household conditions. Photo: Kai Jacobson/UBC Applied Science

UBC Ventures Working to End Plastic Pollution

This story originally appeared on UBC News The end of plastic pollution—in the oceans, on land and in our air—is within reach with two UBC ventures working hard on solutions that could make this vision a reality. “Tonnes of plastic waste pollute our land and oceans,” says Dr. Jordan MacKenzie, co-founder and CEO of Bioform […]