UCLA among the nation’s best for commercializing campus research

UCLA among the nation’s best for commercializing campus research

Milken Institute report notes strong positive impact on Los Angeles economy UCLA is No. 1 in the nation when it comes to the number of startup companies launched as a result of campus research, according to the rankings by the Milken Institute, an independent economic...
UCLA-led team develops technique to control laser polarization

UCLA-led team develops technique to control laser polarization

A research team led by UCLA electrical engineers has developed a new technique to control the polarization state of a laser that could lead to a new class of powerful, high-quality lasers for use in medical imaging, chemical sensing and detection, or fundamental...
3Qs – Sweat Tech with EE Professor Sam Emaminejad

3Qs – Sweat Tech with EE Professor Sam Emaminejad

Sam Emaminejad, assistant professor of electrical engineering, has demonstrated a wearable biosensor that can be used in the diagnosis of cystic fibrosis, diabetes and other diseases. He and his colleagues showed that this wearable biosensor can be used in the...
Computer science Ph.D. student receives 2017 Google Fellowship

Computer science Ph.D. student receives 2017 Google Fellowship

Computer science graduate student Muhammad Gulzar has received a Google Ph.D. Fellowship, in recognition of his promising research in big data debugging. He is one of 33 scholars across North America, Europe, and the Middle East named a Google Ph.D. Fellow this year....