Robert Allan Memorial Scholarship in Naval Architecture – Deadline: June 30, 2022

Date: Apr 28, 2022
Robert Allan Memorial Scholarship in Naval Architecture The Robert Allan Memorial Scholarship in Naval Architecture supports students wishing to pursue a professional career in Naval Architecture or Marine Engineering. It was created in 1982 by a bequest from the late Robert F. Allan, noted Vancouver Naval Architect, and supported by his friends and colleagues. The scholarship […]

New publication uses deep learning to predict underwater noise

Date: Apr 12, 2022
NSERC/Seaspan Industrial Research Chair in Intelligent and Green Marine Vessels Dr. Rajeev Jaiman and Mechanical Engineering master’s graduate Rachit Gupta have created a three-dimensional deep learning-based computer model to predict unsteady fluid flow, in order to help scientists better understand fluid-structure interaction and ship radiated underwater noise. Underwater noise interferes with the ability of marine […]

Decarbonizing the Marine Sector

Date: Feb 22, 2022
When you compare the transport efficiency of moving an equivalent weight of goods by truck, train, airplane or ship, the shipping industry is the most efficient. And yet the global marine shipping industry is responsible for producing two to three per cent of global carbon dioxide emissions.

L3 MAPPS Scholarships Awarded to NAME Students

Date: Dec 15, 2021
The 2021 L3 MAPPS Scholarships have been awarded to seven Master of Engineering (MEng) and Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) students in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering. L3 MAPPS, a global supplier of marine control systems and naval simulation products, created the endowment to support students in the NAME program with an interest in ship […]

NAME Students visit unique facilities at Seaspan Shipyards

Date: Dec 14, 2021
UBC Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering students recently visited Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards. Seaspan is an association of Canadian companies that are primarily involved in marine transportation, ship docking, ship escort, ship repair and shipbuilding services in Western North America. Employing over 2500 people within Canada, Seaspan plays a critical in our local marine transportation and […]