UCSC research helps extend Internet backbone in Santa Cruz, Monterey counties
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
A survey of unmet broadband needs by UC Santa Cruz information technology experts proved key to the approval last month of a $10.6 million state grant to extend a fiber optic Internet backbone from into the Salinas Valley.
Wireless camera network offers new possibilities for security systems
Monday, May 19, 2014
A prototype solar-powered device developed at UCSC has potential applications for security cameras and wildlife monitoring in remote areas.
UCSC engineer focuses on assistive technology for people with disabilities
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Roberto Manduchi applies computer vision technology to develop products that address daily challenges faced by visually impaired people.
Computer engineer Roberto Manduchi honored with 'test of time' award
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Roberto Manduchi won a Helmholtz Test-of-Time Award from the International Conference on Computer Vision.
Student robotics competition on December 5 features 'Ender's Game' theme
Monday, December 2, 2013
The public is invited to watch droids built by student teams compete in the "Slugs vs. Bugs" challenge.
UCSC computer engineer Katia Obraczka elected IEEE Fellow
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Katia Obraczka, professor of computer engineering, has been elected a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
Professor J.J. Garcia-Luna-Aceves elected to Mexican Academy of Sciences
Friday, November 22, 2013
Professor of computer engineering J.J. Garcia-Luna-Aceves has been elected a corresponding member of the Mexican Academy of Sciences.
Hidden workshop turns out complex equipment for UCSC scientists
Thursday, November 14, 2013
Born tinkerers, two 'old-school' UCSC machinists take rough sketches and turn them into 'works of art.'
Surgical robot built at UCSC featured in 'Ender's Game' movie
Friday, November 1, 2013
The Raven II surgical robot developed in Jacob Rosen's Bionics Lab makes a cameo appearance in the new movie "Ender's Game."
Research Review Day talks: From big data to brain development
Monday, October 21, 2013
Attendees heard talks from industry leaders and UCSC faculty at the Baskin School of Engineering's Research Review Day.