Commencement 2013: By the numbers

Figures offer sneak peek at circumstances behind pomp

G.P. Li

Collaborator in chief

Don’t let the piles of paperwork fool you – G.P. Li has a systematic strategy for pursuing innovation

Dr. Moyra Smith

Making research relevant

Institute for Clinical & Translational Science is committed to transforming ideas into medical reality

Seema Ehsan

Tenacity pays off for tissue engineer

Public Impact Fellowship supports Seema Ehsan’s efforts to develop a better way of testing cancer drugs

Celebrity scientist

In latest honor, UCI engineering professor accepts coveted medal from president of his homeland, India

Highlights of 2012 at UCI

Year brings scientific advances, national accolades, international outreach, student achievement and loss of campus stalwarts

Fabricating the future

UCI is at the center of the next wave of advanced manufacturing at the Rapid Tech Center, and it shows as federal officials host a related workshop here.

A laser focus on cell research

Biomedical engineer Elliot Botvinick uses optical tweezers to understand how disease takes hold

Fostering tomorrow’s leaders

Summer Research and Competitive Edge programs give graduate students a head start.

No. 2 pencil not required

End-of-year exams, projects can take unorthodox forms.