Kyle Lewis received the Jay Wright Forrester Award, the highest honor given by the System Dynamics Society.
Oct 19, 2018
Turbines spinning in fog at an offshore wind farm reveal the wind shadows the big blades cause. Photo by Vattenfall
Oct 10, 2018
Mechanical engineer models ways to make wind turbines "play nice" together to enhance wind farms' effiency.
Microbes that are found in bovine digestive tractsand allow the animals to "unlock" the energy in cellulose may be applicable to developing clean fuels.
Oct 09, 2018
A short video describes Michelle O'Malley's research exploring her novel approach to clean energy.
College of Engineering dean, Rod Alferness, has received the Optical Society's highest award.
Sep 26, 2018
Rod Alferness is recognized for his many contributions and leadership in the field.
Professor Emeritus Jacob Israelachvili
Sep 26, 2018
UCSB mourns the loss of a giant in chemical, materials, and biomolecular science and engineering.
Artist's representation of embryonic tissue being formed. Illustration for Nature cover by Brian Long.
Sep 20, 2018
UCSB researchers uncover a longtime mystery: how tissues and organs are sculpted during embryogenesis.
Mostofi's method is makes it possible to count accurately the people in this room through the walls without anyone holding a device in the room.
Sep 18, 2018
Professor Yasamin Mostofi's method is accurate and requires no devices to be located inside the room.
Storke Tower at UCSB, center of the fifth-ranked public university in the U.S.
Sep 12, 2018
University jumps three positions. CoE ranked No. 17 among public schools offering a PhD; UCSB also highly ranked for diversity and veterans.
William Wang (left) and Jonathan Klampkin
Sep 06, 2018
The two UCSB junior engineering faculty members receive prestigious DARPA Young Faculty awards for 2018. Research funding Included.
Cover image from a 2016 EFRC booklet.
Aug 23, 2018
Funds support projects to solve "grand challenges" related to batteries, membranes, quantum coherence, and neuromorphic computing.
Concept art showing the dynamics of water (blue-green shapes at top and bottom) at the interface of a membrane (blue horizontal section at center) with hydrophobic and hydrophilic groups scattered across the surface. Illustration by Peter Allen
Aug 07, 2018
Simulation shows new ways to control the dynamics of water at an interface, with possible application in water filtration membranes.
SpaceX CRX-15 takes off from Cape Canaveral in Flordia on June 29, carrying an experiment from the UCSB College of Engineering. Photo courtesy of NASA
Aug 06, 2018
Its near-zero gravity makes the International Space Station ideal for conducting an experiment not possible on Earth.
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