Archives by date

You are browsing the site archives by date.

Watching Wood Grow

Watching Wood Grow

FBP’s Steven Withers, Professor at UBC’s Department of Chemistry, recently published an article in Nature on “Observing cellulose biosynthesis and membrane translocation in crystallo”.

Clean water no longer a pipe dream

Clean water no longer a pipe dream

Madjid Mohseni 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.

Boeing eyes B.C. forest waste as jet fuel

Airline giant working with UBC to examine potential of biofuels to power passenger planes.