May 23, 2016
Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed the first flexible wearable device capable of monitoring both biochemical and electric signals in the human body. The Chem-Phys patch records electrocardiogram (EKG) heart signals and tracks levels of lactate, a biochemical that is a marker of physical effort, in…
May 28, 2015
…Year Krissa Beeker—Hospital Lab Technician IV Supervisor UC San Diego Health System: Ultrasound Diagnostics (video) Gina Butcher—Student Affairs Officer III - Supervisor Health Sciences: School of Medicine Graduate Programs (video) Marilyn Hardee—Staff Research Associate II Academic Affairs: Animal Care Program Trevor Henthorn—Programmer Analyst III Academic Affairs: Music (video) Bryan Hurley—Buyer…
January 14, 2016
…he earned a silver medal at the U.S. Nationals, which earned him a spot at the world championships for the first time, where he took ninth. Since then, he has remained in the top 10 in subsequent national competitions and was chosen as an alternate for the 2014 Winter Olympics.…
April 17, 2020
The National Institutes of Health has renewed its commitment to the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study, the largest long-term study of brain development and child health ever conducted in the United States. The awards to UC San Diego total just over $60 million.
May 24, 2017
Researchers have developed a new device to map the brain during surgery and distinguish between healthy and diseased tissues. The device provides higher resolution neural readings than existing tools used in the clinic and could enable doctors to perform safer, more precise brain surgeries.
February 7, 2023
UC San Diego welcomes Susan Fila, Ph.D, L.C.S.W., as the new Executive Director of Student Health and Well-Being (SHW), a cluster that includes Student Health Services, Counseling & Psychological Services, Health Promotion Services and Administration.
March 8, 2018
…who joined the social media company in 2004 when it had only 15 computer servers and 250,000 users, Halıcıoğlu later worked at eBay and Blizzard Entertainment, and is now a private investor as well as a lecturer in UC San Diego’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Bill Nye addressed…
June 25, 2019
A new study led by UC Riverside Researcher Christodoulos Kyriakopoulos provides seismologists with a new understanding of a complex set of faults that has the potential to impact the lives of millions of people in the Southwestern U.S. and Mexico.
June 14, 2018
The Pew Charitable Trusts has announced that UC San Diego Biological Sciences Assistant Professors Matthew Daugherty and Enfu Hui have been selected to the 2018 class of Pew Scholars in the Biomedical Sciences. Pew also announced that Diego Alvarez and Grisel Cruz Becerra, Biological Sciences postdoctoral researchers, have been named…
July 20, 2016
Professor Emeritus Stanford S. “Sol” Penner, one of the founders and creators of the engineering program at the University of California San Diego, passed away on July 15, 2016 at his home in La Jolla, Calif. He was 95 years old.