A UCLA team of undergraduate students, advised by Professor Mohanty of the Civil & Environmental Engineering Department, competed in the US Department of Energy (DOE) Solar Decathlon April 17-19, 2020. UCLA won second place, behind the University of British...
The UCLA environmental team won second place at the 2020 Pacific Southwest Conference, hosted by Cal State Fullerton.
Annesh Borthakur, a Ph.D. student in the Civil and Environmental Engineering department, has been awarded the first annual John Ries Scholarship.
Five UCLA engineering students have been awarded the National Science Foundation’s 2020 Graduate Research Fellowship.
UCLA engineers have developed a faster, simpler 3D-printing technique to build electronics. Read more at https://samueli.ucla.edu/faster-way-to-build-complex-better-performing-3d-electronics/.
UCLA has been awarded a major research grant to establish a Seismic Geohazard Research Program by the California Department of Transportation.
A team of UCLA researchers has launched Stop COVID-19 Together, a web-based app that will enable the public to help fight the spread of the coronavirus. Read more at https://newsroom.ucla.edu/releases/ucla-web-app-slowing-spread-covid-19.
UCLA bioengineers have developed a reusable, durable face shield. Its prototype was reviewed and approved by UCLA Health on April 3, 2020. Read more at https://newsroom.ucla.edu/releases/reusable-face-shields-covid-19.
UCLA Samueli bioengineering professor Jacob Schmidt is leading an effort to provide face shields for COVID-19 health care workers. Read more at https://samueli.ucla.edu/ucla-engineers-step-up-to-help-health-care-workers/.