UCSB Researchers create an app that ensures anonymity and trustworthiness for minority groups using social media in authoritarian countries.
Computer science professor Elizabeth Belding
Professor Beth Pruitt
UCSB professor Beth Pruitt and collaborators create a device to help understand how cells communicate to form tissues under loading.
Artist's concept depicting multiple types of messenger RNA and micro-RNA combining along a vast interconnected web to power, and prevent overproduction of, specific brain cell types. Illustration by Brian Long
Researchers develop new knowledge about how messenger RNAs and micro-RNAs in drive and control cell production during brain development.
Assistant professors Paolo Luzzatto-Fegiz (left) and Mahnoosh Alizadeh (right) are co-recipients of the Northrop Gumman Excellence in Teaching Award.
Paolo Luzzatto-Fegiz and Mahnoosh Alizadeh received the award recognizing teaching techniques and interactions with faculty, students, and staff.
Professor Linda Petzold, Departments of Computer Science and Mechanical Engineering
Professor’s work in computational mathematics and simulation software is widely used in numerous fields.
Dean Rod Alferness, UC Santa Barbara College of Engineering
Rod Alferness, dean of the UC Santa Barbara College of Engineering, is named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
Professors Elizabeth Belding and Bangalore S. Manjunath
Fewer than one percent of members in the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) are selected as Fellows.
Professor Christopher Bates received the NSF Early Career Award to focus on block copolymers.
The award includes a five-year federal grant that will allow Bates' research group to analyze structure-property relationships in block copolymers.