Skip to main content

Your search for “Med Tech” returned 2085 results

‘The Legacy of Jonas Salk’ Exhibit on Display at Geisel Library

November 19, 2015

…and are involved in medical and scientific activities. According to Lynda Claassen, director of the Library’s Special Collections & Archives Program, the papers document Jonas Salk’s professional and scientific activities from the mid-1940s to his death in 1995. Especially well documented are activities related to the development of the Salk…

UC San Diego Plays Key Role in United Nations Initiative to Improve Human Welfare

December 6, 2018

…that mobilizes scientific and technological expertise to create practical problem-solving for sustainable development through the United Nations (U.N.). Created in 2012, SDSN is charged with implementing both the Paris Climate Agreement and Sustainable Development Goals—bold global objectives U.N. member nations set for themselves to end poverty and hunger, ensure access…

Shooting for the Moon

January 21, 2021

…aims to use innovative technologies to explore more of the lunar surface than ever before, and will serve as a springboard for NASA’s next giant leap—exploration of Mars. “There is so much to learn from going back to the moon,” said Meir. “We're still learning new things every day from…

UC San Diego Announces 2022 Undergraduate Library Research Prize Winners

September 1, 2022

…San Diego School of Medicine. Daniel’s research involved working with biomarkers and immune responses in the Ongkeko Lab. While normally focused on cancers, with the ongoing pandemic, he naturally turned his attention toward applying these ideas toward COVID-19 patients. His research led him towards studying the risk factors of breakthrough…

Campus Launches Philanthropic Crowdfunding Platform

April 9, 2015

…raising money for a technology development project that could potentially lead to licensing revenue. M-BEAM Electric Vehicle Instead of recharging one large car battery, the M-BEAM project uses smaller units within the battery—known as modules—that can be swapped out and recharged, similar to switching out the batteries in a photo…

Ocean Pavilion Returns to UN Climate Conference and Calls On Ocean Science to Lead Climate Solutions

November 6, 2023

A group of the world’s leading ocean scientific, philanthropic, and other stakeholder organizations, led by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego, have come together to highlight the global ocean.

Mechanical Engineering at UC San Diego Ranks First in USA, according to New Ranking from ARWU

July 27, 2017

University of California San Diego ranks first in the nation and second in the world for Mechanical Engineering, according to a new subject area ranking from Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). The new rankings, which are based on five hard-data metrics, place the UC San Diego Jacobs School of…

UC San Diego Names 2020-2022 Changemaker Faculty Fellows

December 17, 2020

…the AjA Project, a media arts non-profit based in City Heights. Through the creation of audio-visual works that allow participants to reflect on the impact of Covid-19, this project aims to connect personal and social explorations to build community and solidarity across San Diego. Impact: “There’s power in visual storytelling.…

Honoring a UC San Diego Landmark and Its Lasting Impact on Physics

September 8, 2022

…“is the most used technique for calculating the properties of nuclei, molecules, polymers, macromolecules, surfaces and bulk materials in the chemical, biological and physical sciences.” What is density functional theory? In the early part of the 20th century, the development of quantum mechanics allowed physicists to learn about the properties…

$18M Boost to Materials Science Research at UC San Diego

July 9, 2020

…for batteries and other technologies that help societies increase renewable energy use will emerge from UC San Diego MRSEC center projects. The second research theme is focused on creating hybrid materials that incorporate living substances—microbes and plant cells—in order to create materials with new properties. The new materials developed at…

Category navigation with Social links