Day: February 27, 2012

Rameen and Shauhin Talesh

‘Eater bros

They call it the “Book of Records” — a well-worn folder filled with old papers that Rameen and Shauhin Talesh have had since childhood. Every time the brothers played basketball, football, foosball, backgammon, Scrabble or any other game, they would duly note the winner. “We’d write down all of our matches,” Rameen says. “I had […]

Something in the air

UCI-led team makes key discovery about smog in their innovative lab.

Raymond Novaco

When uncontrolled anger becomes a soldier’s enemy

Professor’s anger assessment tool predicts severity of PTSD in combat veterans.

Cheng-Wei “Aaron” Chen

Mending a broken heart

UC Irvine doctoral candidate Cheng-Wei “Aaron” Chen’s research using human embryonic stem cells to create a heart patch has earned him a $10,000 2011-12 Public Impact Fellowship.

Geoffrey Bowker

Lab makes digital design more PC

New informatics professor promotes responsible, culturally appropriate digital design.