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A DECADE OF GROWTH AND DISCOVERY

 


CHANGE AGENTS

Our faculty don’t just pursue their passions. They ignite ideas and challenge our thinking. Explore research in UBCO’s faculties.

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RESEARCH SUPPORT AND FUNDING

Grants to ethics. Proposal to product— everything you need to administer your research.

 

CENTRES AND INSTITUTES

Interdisciplinary teams of professors and students are taking on challenges and delivering outcomes.

 

VICE-PRINCIPAL RESEARCH OFFICE

Setting the strategy for UBC Okanagan’s next decade of discovery.

 

LIBRARY AND PUBLICATIONS

Access journals, databases, books, media—over 7.8 million items. Explore what’s new in UBC research.

 

 

 

THE TALE OF TWO HOMES

STUDYING SUSTAINABILITY THROUGH COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP

How can we build sustainable, greener homes? Bring together UBC Okanagan, NSERC, Wilden, AuthenTech Homes, GeoTility, Okanagan College and FortisBC for the Wilden Living Lab joint research project.

A “home of today” constructed to the standard residential building code. A “home of tomorrow” equipped with cutting-edge energy-efficient technologies. A family living in each, and a team of UBC engineers using sensors to monitor and compare energy-use patterns over three years.

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