UCLA Engineer Awarded NIH New Innovator Award to Develop Restorative Joint Implants

Oct 4, 2022 UCLA Samueli Newsroom Tyler Clites, an assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, has received a 2022 Director’s New Innovator...
UCLA scientists bring cultured meat closer to your kitchen table

UCLA scientists bring cultured meat closer to your kitchen table

Holly Ober | August 16, 2022 Key takeaways: Edible particles could reduce the time, expense and waste required to produce cultured meat. Current methods can produce a cultured steak that mimics the structure of T-bone, but not at the scale needed for food production....

UCLA Engineering Professor CJ Kim Launches New Journal ‘Droplet’

UCLA Engineering Professor CJ Kim Launches New Journal ‘Droplet’

Jul 27, 2022 UCLA Samueli Newsroom Chang-Jin “CJ” Kim, the Volgenau Chair in Engineering and a distinguished professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering and bioengineering at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, has joined the founding editorial team of...

Bringing a Physicist’s Mindset to the Biosciences

Bringing a Physicist’s Mindset to the Biosciences

Jul 22, 2022 Originally posted on UCLA Newsroom In his lab, Gerard Wong, professor of bioengineering at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, explores the molecular mechanisms behind basic processes of life and their influence on human health. But his original...

UCLA Bioengineering Department Hires Two New Assistant Professors

UCLA Bioengineering Department Hires Two New Assistant Professors

Jul 28, 2022 UCLA Samueli Newsroom The UCLA Samueli School of Engineering is proud to welcome two outstanding scholars to the Bioengineering Department — Mireille Kamariza and Jaimie Marie Stewart  — who will join the school next year as assistant...