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    • Subhash H. Risbud Elected to World Academy of Ceramics
      The World Academy of Ceramics has elected Subhash H. Risbud, a distinguished professor in the UC Davis Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, as a Professional Member (Academician) in the Class of “Science.” He’ll receive an Academy Diploma during the inaugural session of the 13th Conferences Internationales Materiaux et Technologies (CIMTEC), to be held ...
    • Raissa D’Souza Receives Department of Defense MURI Grant
      Posted on: July 3, 2013 The U.S. Department of Defense has granted a Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) Award to a team headed by Raissa D’Souza, an associate professor in the UC Davis Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Department of Computer Science. The $6.25 million, five-year project — titled “Predicting and Controlling Systems of Interdependent ...
    • John Owens To Participate in NAE Frontiers of Engineering
        John Owens, an associate professor in the UC Davis Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been selected to participate in the National Academy of Engineering’s 19th annual U.S. Frontiers of Engineering symposium. Owens will join 80 of the nation’s brightest young engineers–from industry, academia and government–all of whom were nominated by fellow engineers or ...
    • Shu Lin’s ‘Messaging Code’ Helps NASA Communicate with IRIS Spacecraft
      UC Davis Prof. Shu LinOne of NASA’s recent missions, the IRIS Solar Observatory, has been communicating its results via a 7/8 Low-Density Parity-Check (LDPC) code developed by Shu Lin, a professor in the UC Davis Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.  The Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph (IRIS) spacecraft was launched on June 27, 2013, aboard an Orbital Sciences Pegasus XL ...
    • 2013 Distinguished Engineering Alumni Medals Announcement
      Each year the College of Engineering at UC Davis recognizes several of its notable graduates with the Distinguished Engineering Alumni Medal (DEAM). For 2013, the College of Engineering has selected six alumni to receive DEAM Medals for excellence in business, education, and public service. The awards will be presented at a special event on Saturday, ...
    • Harry Cheng Receives ASME MESA Achievement Award
      Harry H. Cheng, a professor in the UC Davis Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, received the 2013 Mechatronic and Embedded Systems and Applications (MESA) Achievement Award, presented by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). Cheng attended the ceremony, which took place Aug. 6 in Portland, Ore., at ASME’s 2013 International Design Engineering Technical ...