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'Exceptional' nanosensor architecture based on exceptional points
November 9, 2016

Engineers from UC San Diego have developed a novel design for a compact, ultra-sensitive nanosensor ...

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UC San Diego Hosts Wearable Sensors Summit
November 9, 2016

The Center for Wearable Sensors at the University of California San Diego Jacobs School of Engineeri...

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Semiconductor-free microelectronics are now possible, thanks to metamaterials
November 7, 2016

Engineers at the University of California San Diego have fabricated the first semiconductor-free, op...

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UC San Diego CaliBaja Center for Resilient Materials & Systems Research Summit
November 3, 2016

The UC San Diego CaliBaja Center for Resilient Materials & Systems held a research summit on 20 ...

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Tackling Changes and Challenges With Robotics
November 3, 2016

 An aging, and sometimes ailing, population. An increasing number of self-driving cars and deli...

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Engineers develop new magnetic ink to print self-healing devices that heal in record time
November 2, 2016

NanoEngineers at UC San Diego have developed a magnetic ink that can be used to make self-...

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New U.S. Robotics Roadmap calls for regulation, research and education
November 1, 2016

A new U.S. Robotics Roadmap released Oct. 31 calls for better policy frameworks to safely integrate ...

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New analysis of big data sheds light on cell functions
October 26, 2016

Researchers have developed a new way of obtaining useful information from big data in biology to bet...

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Engineers Receive $2.9 Million to Transform Power Distribution on the Grid
October 26, 2016

A team of researchers from the University of California San Diego and the University of Illinois has...

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Lead Engineer for Pokemon GO Nabbed Game-building Skills at UC San Diego
October 20, 2016

Next time you see someone playing Pokémon GO, the popular mobile-phone based game, keep this ...

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Robotics for Exploration at the Contextual Robotics Forum on Oct. 28
October 19, 2016

Underwater camera traps used to photograph the rare vaquita porpoise in Mexico and drones used to co...

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Contextual Robotics Institute Shines at International Robotics Conference
October 14, 2016

With talks about manufacturing, robots and health care, as well as robot competitions, the Contextua...

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