Tech Forum 2014: Emerging Trends in Technologies

At the 2014 Tech Forum, the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science gathers leaders from industry, government and academia to explore emerging trends in technologies and feature the innovators behind groundbreaking research. This year’s...
In Memoriam: Dr. Novak Zuber

In Memoriam: Dr. Novak Zuber

By Ivan Catton and Vijay K. Dhir Dr. Novak Zuber passed away on Oct. 3, 2013. He was a true pioneer in the field of two-phase flow and heat transfer, beginning his illustrious engineering career with the development of a hydrodynamic theory for peak nucleate boiling...

UCLA Engineering Alumnus Adds $500,000 to Guru Krupa Fellowship

By Bill Kisliuk UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science alumnus Mukund Padmanabhan MS ’89, PhD ’92, has announced that he will make an additional gift of $500,000 to support the Guru Krupa Foundation Fellowship in Electrical Engineering, bringing...

Nine New Stars Join World-Class Roster at UCLA Engineering

By Bill Kisliuk The UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science is proud to welcome nine new faculty members in the fall of 2013-14. With more than 50 NSF Early Career Award winners on the faculty and 26 affiliated faculty who are National Academy of...
New Technique Improves Accuracy, Ease of Cancer Diagnosis

New Technique Improves Accuracy, Ease of Cancer Diagnosis

‘Deformability cytometry’ can closely analyze more than 1,000 cells per second By Matthew Chin A team of researchers from UCLA and Harvard University have demonstrated a technique that, by measuring the physical properties of individual cells in body...