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Shu Chien Named San Diego Festival of Science & Engineering Chief Engineer

February 7, 2013

…Festival of Science & Engineering Chief Engineer The San Diego Super Computer Center booth displays 3D videos from engineering work at UC San Diego. Photos by Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Publications At the 2011 National Medal of Science ceremony in which Shu Chien accepted his award, President Obama stressed the…

Next Generation

September 26, 2022

UC San Diego alumna Deniz Burnham ‘07 reaches for the stars as a NASA astronaut candidate.

Lead Engineer for Pokémon GO Nabbed Game-building Skills at UC San Diego

October 20, 2016

The lead engineer behind Pokemon GO is a UC San Diego alumnus. Photo by Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Publications Lead Engineer for Pokémon GO Nabbed Game-building Skills at UC San Diego Next time you see someone playing Pokémon GO, the popular mobile-phone based game, keep this in mind: an engineer…

Engineer Earns Presidential Award for Improving Underrepresented Student Access to STEM Experiences

August 6, 2020

Engineer Earns Presidential Award for Improving Underrepresented Student Access to STEM Experiences Olivia Graeve, a materials science expert, is being recognized by the White House for her outreach work in STEM. Olivia Graeve, a UC San Diego professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, has received the Presidential Award for Excellence…

Engineering a Future

February 7, 2013

Engineering a Future Workshop encourages girls to envision careers in engineering The UC San Diego chapter of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers demonstrated some culinary magic at the organizational fair, combining dry ice with cream and sugar to make homemade ice cream. Photos by Erika Johnson, cover photo by…

Computer Engineering Student Awarded Fellowship for Women in Aerospace

February 14, 2023

Akshara Kuduvalli, a computer engineering undergraduate student at the University of California San Diego, has been selected as a 2023 Brooke Owens Fellow. The Fellowship is awarded to exceptional undergraduate women and gender minorities in aerospace.

Electrical Engineer Receives Eckman Award for Research in Control Theory

November 28, 2023

Jorge Poveda, an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, has received the 2023 Donald P. Eckman Award in honor of his contributions to the field of automatic control. To mark this achievement, Poveda and his lab explain what control theory is and offer a glimpse into their work.

Experimenting in Space to Help Prevent Mudslides Here on Earth

November 19, 2020

…Here on Earth Structural engineer Ingrid Tomac and Ph.D. student Mahta Movasat. What can the International Space Station teach us about mudslides here on Earth? Here is the connection: UC San Diego engineers are trying to better understand the role gravity plays in mudslides. That is why in 18 months,…

Dean of UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering Inducted into Chinese Academy of Engineering

June 11, 2012

Frieder Seible, Dean of the Jacobs School of Engineering at UC San Diego, has been elected a foreign member of the Chinese Academy of Engineering. The honor recognizes his “outstanding achievements in engineering and technological sciences, as well as remarkable contributions to China’s engineering and technological developments.”

A Snapshot of Success

May 29, 2014

…Diego alumna first woman engineer at Instagram When she first applied for computer science internships, Brina Lee, who had a bachelor’s degree in communications from UC San Diego and a background in marketing, felt like she’d hit a wall of rejection. Now fast forward just two years, and with a…

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