José Hernandez made the dramatic journey from migrant farmworker to Space Station astronaut.
The life of Gaucho alumnus José Hernandez (MS ’86) is depicted in the new Amazon film A Million Miles Away.
Sep 15, 2023
The setup in Mostofi lab used to demonstrate how wifi can be used to image still objects through a wall.
Sep 12, 2023
Yasamin Mostofi's lab develops a new technique to tackle a tough technological problem.
Artist's conceptual rendering of a quantum magnetometer on a chip. Illustration by Brian Long
Aug 31, 2023
Collaborative grant aimed at making quantum technologies real.
The charred facade of one of Lahaina's signature waterfront businesses. Photograph by Staff Sgt. Matthew A. Foster/ Wikimedia commons
Aug 29, 2023
Nonprofit with links to UCSB sends helpful technology to Lahaina.
Raphaële Clément, assistant professor of materials
Aug 24, 2023
UCSB assistant professor honored for innovative work to improve battery performance.
PhD student Elizabeth Murphy is co-advised by materials professors Craig Hawker and Christopher Bates
Aug 22, 2023
UCSB graduate student wins award and an opportunity to present research at a national conference.
UC Santa Barbara chemical engineering major Jessy Gonzalez explains his summer research project during a poster session sponsored by the Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships (CSEP).
Aug 21, 2023
Dozens of undergraduate students presented their summer research projects and reflected on their academic and personal growth.
The method can allow empty detergent bottles to be made into detergent.
Aug 16, 2023
UCSB chemical engineer Susannah Scott's method gives single-use plastics a second life.
Over two years, the authors identified six key steps to increasing hiring diversity in bioengineering.
Aug 14, 2023
Leaders from 16 bioengineering programs develop an approach to expanding the professorial pipeline.
Electrical and computer engineering professor Kaustav Banerjee (left) was honored by the UCSB Academic Senate for his mentoring of graduate students, including Arnab Pal (right), who completed his PhD in June.
Aug 10, 2023
UCSB’s Academic Senate recognizes ECE professor Kaustav Banerjee for mentoring.
Concept illustration depicting the trap-assisted Auger-Meitner process at a calcium substitutional impurity (blue) in a gallium nitride crystal lattice (green and silver spheres). An incoming electron (red) gets trapped in a localized state (purple), and its energy is transferred to another electron. Illustration by Fangzhou Zhao.
Aug 02, 2023
Research at UC Santa Barbara reveals how a phenomenon first discovered 100 years ago impacts state-of-the-art devices.
Artist's concept illustration depicting a stack of heterogenous materials similar those used in this project. Illustration by Brian Long
Jul 27, 2023
3D integration of monolithic and heterogeneous layers allows the Bowers lab to achieve an important milestone.