UCLA and Amazon Announce Inaugural Recipients of Research Gifts and Amazon Fellowships

May 5, 2022 UCLA Samueli The UCLA Science Hub for Humanity and Artificial Intelligence, a collaboration with Amazon, announced today its first cohort of 12 Amazon fellowships and six gift-funded...
UCLA-developed technology enables single-cell sorting by function

UCLA-developed technology enables single-cell sorting by function

Joseph de Rutte/UCLA Using microscopic, bowl-shaped containers called nanovials (the larger, reddish-brown objects) enabled researchers to select cells based on what type they are and which compounds they secrete (shown here in blue).   Advance has implications...

Ultrasound Offers New Avenue to Treat Diabetes

Ultrasound Offers New Avenue to Treat Diabetes

Sensory neuron cultured in 3D hydrogel cell model developed by UCLA team (Hiromi Miwa/UCLA) Apr 6, 2022 UCLA Samueli Two UCLA bioengineers are part of a multi-institutional team that has demonstrated a new technique that uses ultrasound to prevent and even potentially...

Smart Textiles for Wearable Healthcare and Sustainability Explained

Smart Textiles for Wearable Healthcare and Sustainability Explained

A textile body area network on clothing, enabling diagnostic, therapeutic, energy harvesting, and data processing capabilities. Jun Chen Lab/UCLA. Mar 30, 2022 Following the invitation from editors of different journals, UCLA assistant professor of bioengineering, Jun...

Biophysicist Amy Rowat honored by the National Science Foundation

Biophysicist Amy Rowat honored by the National Science Foundation

UCLA Newsroom Stuart Wolpert | March 23, 2022 Biophysicist Amy Rowat, an associate professor and vice chair of integrative biology and physiology in the UCLA College, has received a National Science Foundation BRITE Fellow award that will provide $995,000 of research...

UCLA Professor Wins Prestigious Optical Engineering Prize

UCLA Professor Wins Prestigious Optical Engineering Prize

Mar 1, 2022 UCLA Samueli Aydogan Ozcan, who holds the Volgenau Chair for Engineering Innovation at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, has received the 2022 Joseph Fraunhofer Award and Robert M. Burley Prize for optical engineering.The annual award by leading...

Start-ups Take Two of Three New Product Awards at SLAS2022 in Boston

Start-ups Take Two of Three New Product Awards at SLAS2022 in Boston

February 10, 2022 (Boston, MA)- The Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening announced the winners of its annual New Product Awards Monday, February 7 at the SLAS International Conference and Exhibition in Boston, MA. This year’s New Product Award winners are...