AAU grant will help improve STEM education

UCI is one of 12 member universities active in the Association of American Universities‘ STEM Education Network chosen to receive up to $50,000 along with UCI matching funds to further existing efforts to improve undergraduate education in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The network is an outgrowth of the AAU Undergraduate STEM Education Initiative, launched in […]

UCI engineers develop powerful millimeter-wave signal generator

Device could revolutionize scanning, spectroscopy and wireless communication

UCI named as partner in new clean manufacturing institute

$140 million consortium aims to improve competitiveness of US industry

Pod pride

UCI team shows off its prototype for Hyperloop transportation system at competition

eSports leader UCI to host panel discussion on women in gaming

EVENT: Female industry leaders and academics will take part in a panel discussion at the University of California, Irvine on women in gaming, with an emphasis on eSports and other competitions. The panelists, including prominent professional and club players and designers, will examine gaming’s cultural dynamics and how women can better be encouraged to pursue it […]

Devouring data

Calit2 researchers advance biotechnology with fast computers and carnivorous plants

Award will fund research on privacy decisions by users of connected household devices

Alfred Kobsa, UCI professor of informatics, is part of an international team that recently received $882,000 from the National Science Foundation and the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research. The award will fund research to improve users’ privacy decisions within the “Internet of Things,” which is the network connectivity among household items that enable them to collect […]

A Bold New Sports Franchise

Seeing video games as the next frontier in college athletics, UCI launches player scholarships and a first-of-its-kind arena

Behind the Games

Alumna encourages other minority women to enter technology and engineering fields

Taking Legal Power to the People

Alum’s apps promote autonomy for clients with disabilities