News & Media

August 01, 2017

Brainiacs Win Big

Dr. Ken Kosik the Harriman Professor of Neuroscience, and Bridget Queenan of the UCSB Brain Initiative announce the win of the Hearst Foundation award to amplify interdisciplinary effort.

By Shelly Leachman

August 01, 2017

Exceptionally Fine-Tuned

The 2017 ShanghaiRanking places UCSB at No. 3 in the world in the field of automation and control

By Sonia Fernandez

July 26, 2017

Intelligent Animation

UCSB engineers, Disney Research and Pixar Animation Studios collaborate to incorporate AI into a computer-based rendering system

By James Badham

July 19, 2017

Small Pest, Big Battle

Researchers, inculding DYNS' Craig Montell, use gene editing to control disease-causing mosquitoes, thanks to a multimillion-dollar DARPA contract

By Julie Cohen

July 19, 2017

A Robot That Grows

Mechanical engineers develop a robot that can navigate its environment by extending its reach

By Sonia Fernandez