Computational Media and Computer Science faculty enjoy excellent access to Silicon Valley and the natural beauty of Santa Cruz. Ed Green is interested in the evolutionary history of humans and their extinct relatives. Applied Mathematics & Statistics Sri Kurniawan designs and evaluates interactive systems that help people with special needs. JJ Garcia-Luna-Aceves leads a team of researchers at UCSC and six other universities in developing ad-hoc wireless networking. Katia Obraczka leads the Inter-Networking Research Group, which integrates sensors and networks to understand the environment. Professors Elkaim and Dunbar lead research on autonomous systems at all scales. For their senior capstone design project, a team of engineering undergraduates builds a lightweight bionic exoskeleton