In the past decade, UC San Diego engineers have 3D printed a variety of devices ranging from rocket engines, to robots, to structures inspired by the seahorse’s tail. Now, nanoengineers have added a new item to that list: a 3D printed blood vessel network.
Engineering, medicine and social sciences ranked in nation’s top 20.
Engineers in Michael Yip’s lab at UC San Diego are developing advanced robotic systems to help make them an integral part of the surgical team.
Dozens of earthquake sensors located atop mountains and hillsides across San Diego County are also being used to help detect wildfires.
Professor Liangfang Zhang’s work in nanoengineering earned him a spot on Popular Science’s 10 Most Brilliant People of 2016 list.
From Wired magazine: a look inside the R/V Sally Ride, equipped with some serious tech for some serious oceanography.
UC San Diego Health and its hospitals are ranked #1 in San Diego, and recognized among the best in the nation, by U.S. News & World Report for 2015-16. The annual U.S. News “Best Hospitals” rankings distinguish hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging health conditions.
Using a newly released Benthic Underwater Microscope, Scripps Institution of Oceanography scientists observed coral polyps off the coasts of Israel and Maui eating, dancing, and even kissing. Read more at The Christian Science Monitor.
Money magazine ranks UC San Diego #14 out of roughly 2,000 four-year U.S. colleges and universities that deliver the most value. Read more at Money.
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UC San Diego scientists attended an event at the White House announcing the National Microbiome Initiative. They […]
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UC San Diego has received $40 million in gifts to create and lead an observatory in Chile that’s […]