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Nov 15, 2017

Former CSE Student Gets Funding for High-Flying Startup from Hollywood and the Pentagon

A small San Diego-based startup launched by a former student in CSE to reduce the threat of accidents due to civilian drones flying dangerously …


Nov 14, 2017

Finding a Faster, More Accurate Way to Identify Molecular Structures of Natural Products

Roughly 70 percent of drugs approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are based on natural products such as plants and microorganisms in the…


Nov 13, 2017

CSE Alumna Accepts Major Award in Electronic Design Automation

CSE alumna Ayse Coskun (Ph.D. '09) is back in Southern California on Monday, November 13 accepting an award from the Council on Electronic Design…


Nov 13, 2017

Fruit Fly Brains Inform Search Engines of the Future

Every day, websites you visit and smartphone apps that you use are crunching huge sets of data to find things that resemble each other: products that…


Nov 13, 2017

Computer Scientist and Oceanographer Realize Long-Time Dream for Undersea Exploration

UW's John Delaney and CSE's Larry Smarr celebrate delivery of remote-controlled HD video  live feed  to large display in Qualcomm…


Nov 11, 2017

Teaching Students How to Land an Internship Interview or Become a CSE Tutor

CSE undergraduates turned out this week for two important sessions organized by the student-run Computer Science and Engineering Society (CSES) for…


Nov 2, 2017

UC San Diego Ranked #6 Worldwide for High-Quality Science

The University of California San Diego ranked 6th among leading research institutions in the world for “high-quality science,” based on its research…


Nov 1, 2017

Earth Microbiome Project Releases Preliminary Findings Based on 27,000 Samples

UC San Diego hosts mini-symposium to coincide with project report in the journal Nature Center for Microbiome Innovation director Rob Knight…


Oct 31, 2017

UC San Diego Scientists Create Device for Ultra-Accurate Genome Sequencing of Single Human Cells

Potential applications include precise early cancer detection Overview of experimental process using SISSOR technology. Single cell in suspension…


Oct 30, 2017

Contextual Robotics Institute Director Honored with Endowed Chair in Robotic Systems

Computer Science and Engineering professor Henrik Christensen, an internationally renowned expert in robotics, has been appointed as the inaugural…