News

January 14, 2022
Scott Beamer, assistant professor of computer science and engineering at UC Santa Cruz, has received a Faculty Early Career Development Award from the NSF to support his work on verifiable computation.
December 21, 2021
A new grant awarded to researchers from UC Santa Cruz and three other universities supports the expansion of the interactive research platform StudyCrafter through implementation of AI-assisted learning tools.
December 20, 2021
Researchers at the UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute have demonstrated an effective new tool for mapping genetic variants in sequencing data using ‘pangenomics’ instead of a single reference genome.
December 14, 2021
Two UC Santa Cruz engineers are among the recipients of the 2021 CITRIS Seed Awards from the Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society and the Banatao Institute (CITRIS).
December 6, 2021
Professors Ricardo Sanfelice and Ike Nassi have been recognized for outstanding contributions in engineering and computer science, bringing the number of IEEE fellows at Baskin Engineering to 16.
December 3, 2021
Sixteen UCSC undergraduates were recognized at the 2021 iGEM Jamboree for developing a process to combat foodborne illness and reduce the agriculture industry’s reliance on antibiotics.
November 22, 2021
Students from Computer Science and Engineering placed second out of 120 university teams from around the country.
November 16, 2021
Baskin Engineering alumnus’s digital artwork takes a novel approach to exploring creative applications of new and emerging technologies.
November 16, 2021
The 2021 Highly Cited Researchers list, released November 16 by Clarivate’s Web of Science Group, includes 20 scientists and engineers at UC Santa Cruz.
November 2, 2021
David Lee, assistant professor of computational media, has received funding through the Public Interest Technology University Network (PIT-UN) for a program to provide community-engaged experiential learning for students.
October 11, 2021
This wide-ranging effort will increase financial support for our undergraduate and graduate students, and advance their access to the guidance and experiences fundamental to their education and ultimately future success.
September 28, 2021
A $4.9 million grant from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine supports a pre- and postdoctoral training program in systems biology of stem cells at UCSC.
September 26, 2021
The NIH Centers of Excellence in Genomic Science program has awarded $13.5 million over five years for a new center to advance genomics in biomedical research.
September 23, 2021
Each department is gaining at least one new faculty member this academic year, furthering the school’s effort to expand and diversify course offerings and research opportunities.
September 22, 2021
To build on existing research strength and branch into new areas of inquiry, UC Santa Cruz has recruited 40 new tenure-track faculty members for the academic year that starts this week.
September 21, 2021
Computational media postdoc Oskar Elek’s research blends the technical with the artistic to create visualizations that reveal structure hidden deep within complex data.
September 21, 2021
Katie Hellier, an electrical and computer engineering postdoc, applies her physics background to develop novel medical imaging technology.
September 20, 2021
Applied mathematics postdoc Adrian Fraser builds on his physics doctoral work to seek answers to puzzling astrophysics phenomena.
September 19, 2021
The Colligan Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory at UC Santa Cruz has been honored by the Community Health Trust of Pajaro Valley with the 2021 Phil Rather Award for Leadership in Healthcare.
September 19, 2021
With experience, training, and ideas of their own, postdoctoral scholars play an important role in furthering research at universities.
September 17, 2021
Baskin Engineering recognized exceptional postdoctoral scholars and their contributions to university research and more.
September 13, 2021
The three-year project aims to develop new quantum network models and protocols to enhance computing security.
September 13, 2021
Grants from the UC Hispanic Serving Institutions Doctoral Diversity Initiative will prepare students for faculty careers in biomedical sciences and Latin American and Latino Studies.
September 8, 2021
Leila Parsa, professor of electrical and computer engineering, received the Nagamori Award given by Japan’s Nagamori Foundation to commend those who have made innovative technological developments.
September 8, 2021
Sixteen UC Santa Cruz graduate students have received scholarships worth a total of $160,000 from the Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Foundation for the 2021-22 academic year.