David Vandervoet was part of the first class ever to go through UCSB College of Engineering from freshman to senior year. He shares some stories about the College in its early years.
David Vandervoet's student photo taken in the 60s
Jan 12, 2017
Dec 13, 2016
Apeel Sciences, a start-up created by UCSB Materials alumnuns James Rogers, has developed a method to extend the life of produce as much as five times, which could transform the produce industry.
Oct 25, 2016
Matt Begley talks about what makes UCSB Engineering a great environment, as an alum and professor
Jackie Nguyen, BS ChE 2010
Sep 08, 2016
At NuSil Technology, alum Jackie Nguyen works alongside her customers to develop custom solutions, from design proof to production scaling.
Aug 25, 2016
Maricris Palentinos, BSEE '14: "UCSB gave me the best undergrad experience and sent me onto a successful career path."
Aug 23, 2016
Neil Topliffe, BSME '04, talks about overseeing construction of the New Stanford Hospital and his favorite UCSB professors
Aug 11, 2016
Sowju Mudunuri, MSECE '09, says that being a software engineer at Fitbit is very rewarding and offers advice for fellow Gauchos In Tech
Jul 29, 2016
"Dr. Fred Milstein was one of the greatest teachers I had during my graduate studies at UC Santa Barbara from 1981-1983. I am grateful for him to have given me an assistantship during my graduate program."
Jul 22, 2016
Materials alum Bob Lansdorp co-founded Milo Sensors, a startup developing a wearable device with a blood alcohol biosensor.
Mar 02, 2016
Robert Duggan - philanthropist, venture capitalist and alumnus - was presented with the 2016 Narayanamurti Entrepreneurial Leadership Award