Graduate student in the news – AJ Addae

4 days ago

  • Graduate
  • Student

“CBS Evening News” correspondent Danya Bacchus was on campus recently to interview chemical biology graduate student (Paul S. Weiss group) about her work to create a more inclusive beauty industry […]

Graduate student in the news – AJ Addae
April 19

Drug Discovery Chemistry 2024 Poster Competition Winner

4 days ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Graduate
  • Student

Lisa Boatner, a fifth-year graduate student in the Backus/Houk research groups, is one of two students to win the poster competition at the Drug Discovery Chemistry Conference in San Diego […]

Drug Discovery Chemistry 2024 Poster Competition Winner
April 19

UCLA JCCC Strategic Plan Aligned Project Seed Grant

5 days ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Faculty
  • Research

The UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center (JCCC) has awarded Assistant Professor Danielle Schmitt a $77,800 Strategic Plan Aligned Project Seed Grant for her project entitled “iGlo: A Novel Molecular Biosensor […]

UCLA JCCC Strategic Plan Aligned Project Seed Grant
April 18

Top downloaded article in the journal Small

5 days ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Research

Research led by Professor Richard Kaner and graduate student Yuto Katsuyama, published in Small, was among the journal’s top downloaded papers during its first 12 months of publication. Small is […]

Top downloaded article in the journal Small
April 18

Faculty in the News – Prineha Narang

6 days ago

Professor Prineha Narang and collaborator Sergio Carbajo, a UCLA assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering and of physics and astronomy, were recently featured on Voice of America (VOA) news, […]

Faculty in the News – Prineha Narang
April 17

Chemistry graduate student wins third place in the 2024 UCLA Grad Slam

2 weeks ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Graduate
  • Student

Third-year chemistry graduate student Shelby Vexler (biophysics track, Chen group) won third place at the UCLA Graduate Division Grad Slam competition on April 2, 2024. Vexler’s 3-minute prize-winning talk was […]

Chemistry graduate student wins third place in the 2024 UCLA Grad Slam
April 12

2024 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Awards & Honorable Mentions

2 weeks ago

  • Alumni & Friends
  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Graduate
  • Student
  • Undergraduate

Congratulations to our current graduate and undergraduate students and alumni who have received prestigious 2024 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowships (GRFP) and Honorable Mentions. The National Science Foundation […]

2024 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Awards & Honorable Mentions
April 12

Advance in light-based computing shows capabilities for future smart cameras

2 weeks ago

  • Recent Research
  • Research

A UCLA team, co-led by Professor Xiangfeng Duan, has invented a transparent device that offers nonlinear operation under low-power ambient light, and combined it with a smartphone camera for glare […]

Advance in light-based computing shows capabilities for future smart cameras
April 11