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Professor Balandin elected Fellow of MRS

February 24, 2014 | Full Article

Alexander A. Balandin, a professor of electrical engineering at the University of California, Riverside’s Bourns College of Engineering, has been elected a Fellow of the Materials Research Society (MRS). He is the first fellow from UC Riverside. The....Read More



Computational Microscopy, Sensing and Diagnostics

December 13, 2013 | Full Article

My research focuses on the use of computation/algorithms to create new optical microscopy, sensing, and diagnostic  techniques, significantly improving existing tools for probing micro- and nano-objects while also simplifying the designs of these....Read More



Alexander Balandin receives MRS Medal for 2013

October 14, 2013 | Full Article

Materials Research Society (MRS) has announced that Professor Alexander A. Balandin will receive the 2013 MRS Medal for his graphene-related research.  The MRS Medal is awarded annually by the Materials Research Society for a specific outstanding....Read More



Balandin Receives UC Proof-of-Concept Grant to Develop Graphene Thermal Interface Materials

October 14, 2013 | Full Article

Dr. Alexander A. Balandin, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Founding Chair of Materials Science and Engineering received $145,000 grant from the University of California Proof-of-Concept (POC) Program to develop thermal interface materials with....Read More



EE Faculty Receive NSF Grant from National Robotics Initiative

September 4, 2013 | Full Article

Three EE faculty, Roy-Chowdhury (PI), Farrell and Mourikis, are principal investigators on a new grant from the National Science Foundation. The project, titled “Multirobot-Human Coordination for Visual Scene Understanding”, will be funded....Read More



Ren receives an NSF grant for distributed nonlinear multi-agent coordination in asymmetric switching networks

August 9, 2013 | Full Article

EE Professor Wei Ren received a three-year, $397,053 NSF grant titled “Distributed Nonlinear Multi-agent Coordination in Asymmetric Switching Networks: A Sequential Comparison Framework”. The main objective of the proposed research is to derive....Read More



Balandin, Lake and Mulchandani Receive Multi-PI NSF Award for Engineering the Thermal Properties of Graphene

July 29, 2013 | Full Article

National Science Foundation (NSF) funded cooperating research of three BCoE researchers: Dr. Alexander A. Balandin, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Founding Chair of Materials Science and Engineering, Dr. Roger Lake, Professor of Electrical Engineering....Read More



Roy-Chowdhury's Face Recognition Work Featured on PBS

July 19, 2013 | Full Article

EE Professor Amit Roy-Chowdhury is featured on the PBS show Ultimate Tut that offers fresh insights into King Tutankhamun.   Roy-Chowdhury, along with his PhD student Ramya Srinivasan, used facial recognition software to answer the filmmaker's....Read More


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