Grant supports UC Santa Cruz research on the cause of childhood leukemia
Thursday, February 27, 2014
A new grant from the nonprofit Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation will help UCSC researcher Camilla Forsberg advance her work to identify the root cause of acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) in infants and children.
UCSC engineering students find inspiration in eBay scholarship program
Friday, February 21, 2014
A team of engineering students has developed promising new approaches for doing online shopping from mobile devices
Risk and reward: undergraduate Lauren Scott explores the world of computer games
Friday, February 14, 2014
Lauren Scott, a 21-year-old UCSC student majoring in computer science and business management economics, is thriving as an assistant game designer.
UCSC ranked second for research influence in world university rankings
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
In an analysis of the world's top universities, UCSC ranked second in research influence.
UCSC partners with Stanford, Salk Institute in stem cell genomics center
Thursday, January 30, 2014
The California stem cell agency will fund a $40 million center to bridge the fields of genomics and stem cell research.
UCSC appoints Scott Brandt as vice chancellor for research
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
As vice chancellor for research, Scott Brandt provides executive leadership and coordination for UCSC research administration and planning.
Electrical engineer Holger Schmidt named Optical Society Fellow
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Holger Schmidt, professor of electrical engineering, has been elected a Fellow of the Optical Society
New technique allows 'nanobiopsies' of living cells
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
UCSC researchers have developed a robotic "nanobiopsy" system that can extract tiny samples from inside a living cell without killing it.
New campus office provides services to broaden societal impacts of research
Monday, January 13, 2014
The Broader Impacts Office will help researchers respond to new requirements from funding agencies.
Electrical engineer Alyson Fletcher receives NSF CAREER Award
Friday, January 10, 2014
Alyson Fletcher, assistant professor of electrical engineering, has received a prestigious CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation.