Artificial Intelligence faculty at UC Santa Cruz Jose Renau directs the first-ever OpenSPARC Center of Excellence. Programming languages and Software Engineering faculty at UC Santa Cruz Brad Smith (center) works with students and Cisco engineers on new projects in the NMO Lab. Professors Elkaim and Dunbar lead research on autonomous systems at all scales. Corporate Sponsored Senior Projects Program Katia Obraczka leads the Inter-Networking Research Group, which integrates sensors and networks to understand the environment. Stephen Petersen works with students on the Greenwharf project, a low-impact marine microgrid energy system.