Corporate Sponsored Senior Projects Program Machine Learning faculty at UC Santa Cruz Computational Media and Computer Science faculty enjoy excellent access to Silicon Valley and the natural beauty of Santa Cruz. Data Science Faculty at Research Review Day Ed Green is interested in the evolutionary history of humans and their extinct relatives. The UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute unlocks the world's genomic data to accelerate scientific breakthroughs Jose Renau directs the first-ever OpenSPARC Center of Excellence. JJ Garcia-Luna-Aceves leads a team of researchers at UCSC and six other universities in developing ad-hoc wireless networking.