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News Releases

Moving forward, looking back
December 23, 2020

As we look back at 2020 and move forward in 2021, there are two high-level moves we are al...

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Jacobs School alumni kickstart Dean's Scholars of Excellence program
December 15, 2020

Education is the great equalizer. Jacobs School of Engineering alumni Mary Bui-Pham and Dan Pha...

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UC San Diego Celebrates 25 Years of Wireless Research Leadership
December 15, 2020

The University of California San Diego Center for Wireless Communications (CWC) is celebrating 25 ye...

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Major Upgrade Under Way at the World's Largest Outdoor Shake Table
December 14, 2020

Earlier this year in San Diego, two giant cranes lifted the 330,000 lb. steel  floor, or platen...

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A smart ring shows it's possible to detect fever before you feel it
December 14, 2020

Temperature data collected by wearable devices worn on the finger can be reliably used to detect the...

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Passing of Shao-chi Lin, Professor Emeritus of Engineering at UC San Diego
December 11, 2020

Shao-chi Lin, Professor Emeritus of Engineering at the University of California San Diego, died...

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This flexible and rechargeable battery is 10 times more powerful than state of the art
December 10, 2020

A team of researchers has developed a flexible, rechargeable silver oxide-zinc battery with a five t...

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Finding Worth in Waste: How Wastewater Monitoring Helps Reduce the Spread of SARS-CoV-2 at UC San Diego
December 10, 2020

Early detection is one of the keys to reducing the spread of SARS-CoV-2 - the virus that causes COVI...

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Windmill kit provides introduction to structures and design
December 10, 2020

This fall, students in the Introduction to Structures and Design course at the Jacobs School of Engi...

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Researchers discover a new superhighway system in the Solar System
December 9, 2020

Researchers have discovered a new superhighway network to travel through the Solar System much faste...

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10 Jacobs School Faculty Named in 2020 List of Highly Cited Researchers
December 8, 2020

Ten professors at the University of California San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering are among the ...

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UC San Diego nanoengineer Liangfang Zhang inducted into National Academy of Inventors
December 8, 2020

Liangfang Zhang, professor of nanoengineering and director of the chemical engineering program at th...

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