New Partnership for Research and Education in Materials (PREM) promotes diversity in the sciences

3 years ago

Researchers from UCLA, UC Santa Barbara, and New Mexico Highlands University (NMHU) team up to bring cutting-edge STEM research to under-represented students. Professor Heather Maynard, Co-director of the BioPACIFIC MIP, […]

New Partnership for Research and Education in Materials (PREM) promotes diversity in the sciences
August 19

Novel technologies for Alzheimer’s and dementia treatments

3 years ago

In a new MBI video, Professors David Eisenberg and Jose Rodriguez discuss the promising new therapies they each are developing in their labs. Thanks to collaborations among research teams at […]

Novel technologies for Alzheimer’s and dementia treatments
April 1

Inspiring Hispanic/Latinx Scientists

3 years ago

Professors Jose Rodriguez and Jorge Torres are recognized in Cell Press’ list of 100 inspiring Hispanic/Latinx scientists in America. Cell Mentor, an online resource from Cell Press and Cell Signaling […]

Inspiring Hispanic/Latinx Scientists
September 17

Profs. Nelson and Rodriguez appear in new UCLA Physical Sciences video

4 years ago

In a new video, Professors Hosea Nelson and Jose Rodriguez speak about their research and the importance of diversity and inclusion in the sciences. The two assistant professors in the […]

Profs. Nelson and Rodriguez appear in new UCLA Physical Sciences video
August 5

2020 Sloan Research Fellowship

4 years ago

Professor Jose Rodriguez is one of four UCLA assistant professors selected to receive the prestigious 2020 Sloan Research Fellowship.   Awarded annually since 1955, the Sloan Fellowships honor scholars in the […]

2020 Sloan Research Fellowship
February 12

Professor Jose Rodriquez selected for the Packard Fellowship

4 years ago

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation has selected Professor Jose Rodriquez as one of 22 recipients for the 2019 Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering.   In being selected as one […]

Professor Jose Rodriquez selected for the Packard Fellowship
October 15

2018 Glenn T. Seaborg Medal Events

5 years ago

Two giants in the science of electron cryo-microscopy were awarded the 2018 Glenn Seaborg Medal in recognition of their crucial contributions to the field. Professor Emeritus Robert Glaeser (University of […]

2018 Glenn T. Seaborg Medal Events
December 13

Preprint by UCLA faculty and students shatters record for online views

5 years ago

The preprint, which describes the application of a groundbreaking method to study organic compounds, was downloaded 19,000 times in a 24-hour period.  The previous download record for any preprint on […]

Preprint by UCLA faculty and students shatters record for online views
October 30