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May 8

Reinventing an Industry: Convergent Technology Waves are Coming, Regardless…

Daniel J.C Herr
Professor and Nanoscience Department Chair

Abstract The 2012 update of the International Technology Roadmap for Semiconductors (ITRS) projected several fundamental physical scaling (More Moore) challenges that impact miniaturization trends, as well as the rapid emergence of an integrated, multidimensional and functionally diversified... Read More

May 4

UC Grad Slam

BSOE EE graduate student John Felts, the UCSC Grad Slam Champion, competes against the other UC Grad Slam Champions! His research pitch: Transforming shrimp shells into surfboards! You can live-stream the event and vote for the people's choice award at: Read More

May 1

Operational Marinas for Economic Growth and Abundance (OMEGA): Innovation at the food, water, energy nexus

Jonathan D. Trent

Abstract The world’s major cities and population centers are located near coasts, which are vulnerable to climate change that will impact food, water, and energy (FWE) security.  A former NASA project, OMEGA-FWE-nexus, can improve coastal city resilience provided appropriate sites... Read More