Distinguished Teaching Award

10 years ago

The UCLA Academic Senate’s Committee on Teaching has selected Professor Neil Garg as one of six campus-wide recipients of the 2014 Distinguished Teaching Award. The goal of the UCLA Academic […]

Distinguished Teaching Award
March 4

Brains, Computers, and Intelligence

10 years ago

The Los Angeles Times featured a profile of Professor James Gimzewski, highlighting his research on developing robotic systems that mimic the structure and function of the human brain. The Los […]

Brains, Computers, and Intelligence
March 3

Tissue-Penetrating Light Releases Chemotherapy Inside Cancer Cells

10 years ago

Professor Jeffrey Zink and colleagues have developed an innovated technique using light to carry chemotherapy safely to cancer cells. UCLA Newsroom (By Shaun Mason): The research findings by UCLA’s Jeffrey […]

Tissue-Penetrating Light Releases Chemotherapy Inside Cancer Cells
February 28

Scientific Reports

10 years ago

Professor Anastassia Alexandrova has been appointed to the Editorial Board of Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group). Professor Alexandrova will serve as an editor in the area of Chemical Physics, along […]

Scientific Reports
February 26

Biochemist Selected as EditorĀ­-in-Chief of Journal in Plant Biology

10 years ago

Professor Sabeeha Merchant has been selected as editor-in-chief of The Plant Cell, the premier research journal in plant biology. UCLA Today (by Stuart Wolpert) Professor Sabeeha Merchant, a member of […]

Biochemist Selected as EditorĀ­-in-Chief of Journal in Plant Biology
February 24

PBS NewsHour

10 years ago

PBS NewsHour is calling for feedback from STEM Undergraduate and Graduate Students and Postdocs on why they chose to focus on basic research. Submissions are due by March 14, 2014. […]

PBS NewsHour
February 21

American Botanical Council Norman R. Farnsworth Excellence in Botanical Research Award

10 years ago

Dr. Gordon Cragg (former postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Professor Theodore Geissman) was named as the recipient of the Excellence in Botanical Research Award. Dr. Cragg is a former […]

American Botanical Council Norman R. Farnsworth Excellence in Botanical Research Award
February 20

Book Reviews

10 years ago

A Tale of 7 Elements has been reviewed by Angewandte Chemie, Metall, and Journal of Chemical Education. UPDATE (July 29, 2014) Science magazine has recently reviewed, A Tale of 7 Elements. The […]

Book Reviews
February 18