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New Dean of the UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering Named

July 15, 2013

The University of California, San Diego has named professor Albert P. (Al) Pisano, a highly accomplished mechanical engineer from UC Berkeley, as the next dean of the UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering.

Unveiling the Accuracy of Tsunami Predictions

October 8, 2020

…features can focus the energy of the waves, creating waves that are larger than the first, and more localized. That was the case in 2010, where residents of the fishing village of Dichato, Chile recalled that it was the third tsunami wave that swept the town away, several hours after…

Nine Trustees Join the UC San Diego Foundation Board

October 26, 2020

UC San Diego Foundation welcomes a new class of trustees, the first group to be recruited and elected in an entirely virtual setting. This year’s class, which includes six UC San Diego alumni, is the most diverse to date.

Three UC San Diego Professors Named Recipients of 2018 Breakthrough Prize

December 3, 2017

Two full-time University of California San Diego faculty members — Don Cleveland, who studies fundamental cellular mechanisms in the search for new treatments for diseases like amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), and James McKernan, a mathematician who investigates algebraic geometry and multivariate polynomials — are recipients of the 2018 Breakthrough Prize,…

Data Support Theory on Location of Lost Leonardo da Vinci Painting

March 13, 2012

Evidence uncovered during research conducted in Florence’s Palazzo Vecchio late last year appears to support the theory that a lost Leonardo da Vinci painting existed on the east wall of the Hall of the 500, behind Giorgio Vasari’s mural “The Battle of Marciano.”

Chronic Diseases Driven by Metabolic Dysfunction

September 7, 2018

Progress in treating chronic illness, where the cause of the problem is often unknown, has lagged. Chronic conditions like cancer, diabetes and cardiovascular disease defy easy explanation, let alone remedy. In a new paper, a researcher at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, posits that chronic disease is…

Campus Leverages Milestone Anniversary to Raise Critically-Needed Funds

October 18, 2011

…Corporation, Qualcomm and Sempra Energy, helped to fund 50th Anniversary events; other organizations donated a percentage of merchandise sales to Invent the Future. A $1 million grant from the Amgen Foundation also supported students, providing hands-on laboratory experience to approximately 100 undergraduates through the Amgen Scholars program. San Diego philanthropists…

Moving Beyond Limits

June 6, 2024

In an interview with UC San Diego Today, counselor Christina Lambert sheds light on what neurodivergence is, why everyone at the university can benefit from learning more about neurodiversity and some tips for creating a more neuroinclusive workplace.

New Chancellor Receives Enthusiastic Welcome at Annual Staff Picnic

August 23, 2012

…Our Ocean Origin Illuminating Energy Innovation and Initiatives Staff stopped Chancellor Pradeep Khosla at seemingly every step to shake his hand, share a campus insight or offer a warm welcome. Many asked to take their photo with the new chancellor, who – proudly sporting a surfboard-decorated shirt presented to him…

Alumna Astronaut Kate Rubins On Advancing Human Health from Space

June 13, 2024

This month, NASA astronaut Kate Rubins ‘99 visited UC San Diego to participate in a panel discussion alongside renowned leaders in space technology and health. The symposium offered insights into how research conducted in space can be translated into applications that keep humans healthy on earth.

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