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Can Portabella Mushrooms Stop Cell Phone Batteries from Degrading Over Time?

September 29, 2015 | Full Article

Researchers at the University of California, Riverside Bourns College of Engineering think so. They have created a new type of lithium-ion battery anode using portabella mushrooms, which are inexpensive, environmentally friendly and easy to produce.....Read More



New grant from NSF Cyber-Physical Systems Program

September 24, 2015 | Full Article

The NSF Cyber-Physical Systems program has awarded UCR a new research grant titled Extracting Time-Critical Situational Awareness from Resource Constrained Networks. ECE Professor Amit Roy-Chowdhury, along with CSE Professors S. Krishnamurthy and E. Keogh,....Read More



Balandin Group Wins NSF Funding for Research on Pyroelectric Nanostructures

September 23, 2015 | Full Article

The National Science Foundation (NSF) funded a new multi-PI project entitled, Collaborative Research: EAGER: Enhancing Pyroelectric Effects in Nanostructured Materials for High-Efficiency Energy Conversion. Dr. Alexander Balandin, UC Presidential Chair....Read More



ECE Professors and Students Participated in the Inaugural SHINES EFRC Symposium

September 22, 2015 | Full Article

ECE professors and graduate students took an active part in the first Annual SHINES center Symposium. The Spins and Heat in Nanoscale Electronic Systems (SHINES) is an Energy Frontier Research Center (EFRC) funded in 2014 with $12 million grant from....Read More



Serol Turkyilmaz from Ozkan’s Labs Wins the Best Poster Award at the StarNET CSPIN Annual Review Meeting

September 22, 2015 | Full Article

Serol Turkyilmaz, a 4th year Ph.D. student of Professors Mihri Ozkan and Cengiz S.Ozkan in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering won the Best Poster Award at the Annual Review of the SRC StarNET Center for Spintronic Materials, Interconnects....Read More



Balandin Group Paper is the Most Accessed in Applied Physics Letters

July 7, 2015 | Full Article

The American Institute of Physics (AIP) recently announced that the paper co-authored by MSE graduate student Rameez Samnakay and ECE graduate student Chenglong Jiang is the most assessed paper in the Applied Physical Letters journal in 2015. The paper....Read More



Ph.D. student Taeyoung Kim wins Best Poster Research Award at DAC15

June 29, 2015 | Full Article

CSE Ph.D. student Taeyoung Kim has won the 2015 Best Poster Award Research Award at 52in IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC) in San Francisco, CA. This is the only award for the research among 33 posts in the Ph.D. forum in DAC15 and one of the....Read More



NSF funded research for developing new physics-based electromigration reliability model and access techniques for reliability-aware design and management of integrated circuits.

June 16, 2015 | Full Article

  Professor Sheldon Tan (PI) received  a three-year grant (CCF- 1527324) from National Science for   developing new electromigration-induced reliability model and full-chip assessment techniques for more reliable and robust nanometer....Read More


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