Month: August 2016

UCI makes Princeton Review’s Green Honor Roll for 4th straight year

For the fourth year in a row, UCI has won a spot on The Princeton Review’s Green Honor Roll, which rates schools on the environmental friendliness of their policies and practices, academic offerings and quality of campus life. Out of 640 colleges surveyed for the 2017 list, UCI was one of just 21 to earn a perfect score. UC Santa Cruz […]

Why are we so afraid to leave children alone?

UCI study finds moral judgments about parents affect perceptions of risk

UCI-led study finds novel molecular clues behind nocturnal behavior

Research provides new insights into sleep/awake circadian rhythm patterns

UCI group awarded $2 million by NSF for light and sound wave research

A UCI team led by Ilya Krivorotov, professor of physics & astronomy, is one of nine interdisciplinary groups to share a new $18 million research grant from the National Science Foundation. The UCI scientists and engineers will receive $2 million to study “nonreciprocal magneto-acoustic waves in chiral magnetic systems” under the NSF’s NewLAW program, which was established […]

Twitter shows promise in rapid assessment of collective traumas’ local impact

UCI researchers develop, deploy innovative social media approach

UCI physicists confirm possible discovery of fifth force of nature

Light particle could be key to understanding dark matter in universe

Needles not needed

With JDRF grant, UCI professor pursues approach to diabetes that makes daily injections obsolete

A short heat-treatment of luggage may reduce spread of bedbugs

UCI entomologist finds nonchemical method effective in killing pests on exterior

UCI professor to receive honorary doctorate from Finland’s Jyvaskyla University

Jacquelynne Eccles will be recognized for pioneering work in developmental psychology

A commercial airliner produces a condensation trail

Surveyed scientists debunk chemtrails conspiracy theory

UCI, Carnegie paper explains persistent aircraft trails, substances in soil and water