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$21 Million Gift to UC San Diego Honors Unique Efforts to Link Chemical and Nano Engineering More Strongly
May 21, 2024

A $21M gift from Aiiso Yufeng Li (Jeff) and his wife, DongDong Li (Doreen), honors unique efforts at...

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'MUSIC Map' Reveals Some Brain Cells Age Faster and Are More Prevalent in Alzheimer’s
May 14, 2024

UC San Diego engineers have discovered that some brain cells age more rapidly than others, and they ...

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Franklin Antonio Hall Sparks Research Collaborations
May 13, 2024

From improving tools for robot-assisted surgery to studying how humans prefer to interact with robot...

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Plant Virus Treatment Shows Promise in Fighting Metastatic Cancers in Mice
May 13, 2024

An experimental treatment made from a plant virus is effective at protecting against a broad range o...

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Alumna-led Giving Day challenge encourages support for Jacobs School of Engineering students
May 13, 2024

Sally Schoberg earned a degree in Applied Physics and Information Science (APIS) – what today ...

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In Memoriam: Joan Klein Jacobs, Beloved Philanthropist and Community Leader
May 7, 2024

Jacobs left a legacy of vast positive impact on UC San Diego, the region and the world. Together wit...

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Mentorship Programs are Key to Student Involvement, Success in STEM
May 7, 2024

Engineering and computer science undergraduate students who take part in mentorship programs are mor...

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Soft Robots, Tough Problems
May 2, 2024

Robots that can assist physicians during surgery. Robots that can swim. Robots that can grip delicat...

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UC San Diego Researchers Honored as Prebys Research Heroes
May 2, 2024

Three UC San Diego researchers, including two bioengineers, have been named Prebys Research Heroes b...

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Hands-on Electrical Engineering Curriculum at UC San Diego Earns Innovative Program Award
May 2, 2024

The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at UC San Diego was recognized for its pioneering...

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Biodegradable 'Living Plastic' Houses Bacterial Spores That Help It Break Down
April 30, 2024

A new type of bioplastic could help reduce the plastic industry’s environmental footprint. Res...

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AI Algorithms Can Determine How Well Newborns Nurse, Study Shows
April 29, 2024

A modified pacifier and AI algorithms to analyze the data it produces could determine if newborns ar...

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Computer Scientists Find New Cybersecurity Attacks on Hardware and Software
April 26, 2024

Researchers have found two novel types of attacks that target the conditional branch predictor found...

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A Flexible Microdisplay Can Monitor and Visualize Brain Activity in Real-time During Brain Surgery
April 24, 2024

A thin film that combines an electrode grid and LEDs can both track and produce a visual representat...

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Materials Scientist Awarded Schmidt Science Fellowship
April 24, 2024

Wonjun Yim, who earned a PhD in materials science at UC San Diego, is one of 32 researchers selected...

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Alzheimer's Could Be Caused by Brain Cells That Age Too Fast
Science Alert | May 17, 2024

Different types of brain cells could age at different speeds, and that may help explain the development of Alzheimer's disease. Engineers at the Unive...

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Breakthrough Technique Reveals Alzheimer's Insights and Sex-Specific Patterns
Counsel & Heal | May 16, 2024

Researchers at the University of California San Diego have come up with a groundbreaking method, MUSIC (multinucleic acid interaction mapping in singl...

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UCSD unearths new cancer treatment
CBS 8 News | May 16, 2024

The treatment is made up from the cowpea mosaic plant virus and has shown remarkable success in improving survival rates and stopping the growth of ca...

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$21 Million Gift to UC San Diego Honors Unique Efforts to Link Chemical and Nano Engineering More Strongly
May 21, 2024

A $21M gift from Aiiso Yufeng Li (Jeff) and his wife, DongDong Li (Doreen), honors unique efforts at...

Read More

'MUSIC Map' Reveals Some Brain Cells Age Faster and Are More Prevalent in Alzheimer’s
May 14, 2024

UC San Diego engineers have discovered that some brain cells age more rapidly than others, and they ...

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Franklin Antonio Hall Sparks Research Collaborations
May 13, 2024

From improving tools for robot-assisted surgery to studying how humans prefer to interact with robot...

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Plant Virus Treatment Shows Promise in Fighting Metastatic Cancers in Mice
May 13, 2024

An experimental treatment made from a plant virus is effective at protecting against a broad range o...

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Alumna-led Giving Day challenge encourages support for Jacobs School of Engineering students
May 13, 2024

Sally Schoberg earned a degree in Applied Physics and Information Science (APIS) – what today ...

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