Prince Zizhuang Wang was named a finalist in recognition of his outstanding research on natural language processing and machine learning.
Prince Zizhuang Wang was named a finalist for the Computing Research Association's Oustanding Undergraduate Researcher Award.
Jan 06, 2020
Anthony Cheetham will be knighted and receive the title of "Sir," after Queen Elizabeth II approved the founding director of UCSB's Materials Research Laboratory as a Knights Bachelor.
Jan 02, 2020
Anthony Cheetham, the founding director of UCSB's Materials Research Laboratory, was recognized for services to material chemistry, science in the United Kingdom, and global outreach.
UCSB professor and Nobel Laureate Shuji Nakamura. Photograph by Matt Perko.
Dec 17, 2019
Another honor is bestowed upon the man most responsible for the LED lighting revolution.
Professors and new ACM Fellows (from left): Giovanni Vigna and Yuan Xie
Dec 12, 2019
Giovanni Vigna and Yuan Xie are among 58 researchers to become ACM Fellows in 2019.
Postdoctoral researcher Joaquin Resasco
Dec 12, 2019
A postdoctoral researcher in UCSB's Chemical Engineering Department has been selected one of Forbes' "30 Under 30"in the science category.
Newly Elected NAI Fellows Michael Chabinyc (left) and Sanjit Mitra
Dec 04, 2019
Michael Chabinyc and Sanjit Mitra have combined to produce more than 50 patents.
Newly Elected AAAS Fellows Elizabeth Belding (left) and Yuan Xie
Nov 27, 2019
A pair of CoE faculty were among the nine UCSB researchers elected Fellows by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
UCSB College of Engineering faculty among world's most highly cited researchers (clockwise from top left) Guillermo Bazan, Kaustav Banerjee, Chris Van de Walle, Anthony Cheetham, Alan Heeger.
Nov 19, 2019
Only the top one percent of researchers in each field, in terms of references and citations in journals, earned the distinction.
Galan Moody, an electrical and computer engineering professor at UC Santa Barbara, received the Air Force Young Investigator Award to support his quantum computing project.
Oct 18, 2019
Galan Moody has proposed creating an integrated photonic circuit to improve the efficiency and speed of quantum computing.
Oct 15, 2019
The Association for Computing Machinery, the world's largest computing society, started the academy to empower the next generation of computing leaders.
Michelle O'Malley, a chemical engineering professor at UC Santa Barbara, was one of the 10 scientists to watch profiled by Science News.
Oct 02, 2019
UCSB chemical engineering professor Michelle O'Malley and Andrea Young of the physics department are named scientists to watch by Science News.
Professor Shuji Nakamura became a fellow of U.K.'s Royal Academy of Engineering.
Sep 30, 2019
The Nobel Laureate is one of only four International Fellows selected for 2019.