A highly collaborative center, involving researchers at UCSB, UC Berkeley, and Univeresity of Texas at Austin, aims to develop transformative polymer materials for energy-water applications.
Dec 12, 2019
Google's quantum supreme cryostat with Sycamore inside. Photograph by Eric Lucero/Google, Inc.
Oct 23, 2019
UC Santa Barbara/Google researchers demonstrate the power of 53 entangled qubits.
Oct 10, 2019
During a summit at UCSB, AI researchers stressed the importance of creating an ethical and responsible foundation for machine learning.
A jogger runs on the beach on the cover of the Journal of Experimental Biology.
Oct 08, 2019
Mechanical engineer Elliot Hawkes devises a simple running hack to increase fun and efficiency.
UCSB professors Xifeng Yan (left), William Wang (center), and Dmitri Strukov (right) proposed projects selected for seed funding by the IEE.
Sep 18, 2019
Leaders at the Institute for Energy Efficiency awarded seed funding to two projects that aim to improve the efficiency of AI and machine learning.
Quantum Foundry co-directors Ania Bleszynski Jayich (physics) and Stephen Wilson (materials). Photograph by Matt Perko.
Sep 16, 2019
UCSB is named the site of the nation’s first Quantum Foundry, an NSF-funded center for developing materials to enable quantum technologies.
Raphaële Clément (left) and Gabriel Ménard propose designing a photoactive redox flow battery.
Sep 16, 2019
Assistant professors secure funds to design a new photoactive redox flow battery to solve energy storage shortage.
Sep 13, 2019
An interdisciplinary project, intended to protect the citrus industry from a bacterial disease, is one of four projects to receive seed funding from Institute for Energy Efficiency (IEE).
Professor Michelle O'Malley
Sep 10, 2019
The ChemE professor receives a $2.5-million grant to advance biofuels derived from plant waste products.
UC Santa Barbara professor Arnab Mukherjee receives NIH award to fund reporter proteins research
Sep 10, 2019
Chemical engineering professor receives National Institutes of Health award to fund research on reporter proteins.
Artist's concept depicting magnetic moments having fluctuating alignments 120 degrees different from those of their neighbors. Illustration by Lilli McKinney
Aug 26, 2019
UCSB scientists discover a new, long-hypothesized material state having a signature of quantum disordered liquid-like magnetic moments.
UCSB is the only university in the US invited to be a charter member of Microsoft's Optics for the Cloud Alliance.
Aug 09, 2019
UCSB is one of six universities in the world collaborating to design the next generation of the cloud.