Brad Smith (center) works with students and Cisco engineers on new projects in the NMO Lab. Computational Media faculty at UC Santa Cruz Database faculty at UC Santa Cruz Artificial Intelligence faculty at UC Santa Cruz Systems faculty at UC Santa Cruz Jose Renau directs the first-ever OpenSPARC Center of Excellence. Holger Schmidt directs the Applied Optics Group and the W.M. Keck Center for Nanoscale Optofluidics. Professors Elkaim and Dunbar lead research on autonomous systems at all scales.