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December 10, 2021
Darren Lipomi awarded NSF BRITE to use materials science to study touch
Congratulations to nanoengineering professor Darren Lipomi, whose lab has received an NSF BRITE Award to use stimuli-responsive materials to understand mechanosensation inside and outside the body.
The NSF BRITE (Boosting Research Ideas for Transformative and Equitable Advances in Engineering) Award enables experienced researchers and scholars (tenured or equivalent) to forge new directions or to enter new fields by capitalizing or branching out of their established knowledge domains.
September 10, 2021
UC San Diego nanoengineering professor Joseph Wang is the recipient of the Technical Achievement Award in Sensors, awarded by the 2021 IEEE Sensors Council. The award recognizes Wang's seminal contributions to the fields of wearable sensors and electrochemical biosensors and impacts on the training and professional development of students and postdoctoral sensor researchers from around the globe.Learn More
February 21, 2020
Patrick Mercier receives the 2020 San Diego County Engineering Council's Outstanding Engineering Award
Professor Patrick Mercier has been awarded the 2020 San Diego County Engineering Council's Outstanding Engineering Award. Awarded to one engineer in the San Diego County area annually for recognition of significant engineering advancements and demonstrated leadership in professional societies, Prof. Mercier has been recognized for his technical contributions to ultra-low-power integrated circuit technologies and for his leadership as co-director of the UC San Diego Center for Wearable Sensors. The award was presented at the annual Engineers Week San Diego (EWSD) Awards Banquet on February 21.
March 18, 2019
At the PITTCON 2019, awards are presented to scientists who have made outstanding contributions to analytical chemistry and applied spectroscopy. Joseph Wang is the recipient of Society for Electroanalytical Chemistry (SEAC) - Charles N. Reilley Award.Learn More
June 29, 2018
Stretchy electronics that can conform to the body no longer have to compromise between electrical and mechanical performance, thanks to some smart engineering by Sheng Xu. His strategy made it possible to integrate off-the-shelf components into elastic materials to create highly stretchable electronics as capable as their rigid counterparts.Learn More
June 15, 2018
Joseph Wang received Heyrovsky Honorary Medal
Joseph Wang, CWS Director, has received the Heyrovsky Honorary Medal from the Czech National Academy of Sciences
June 06, 2018
Joseph Wang received ESEAC 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award
Joseph Wang, CWS Director, has received the ESEAC 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award in Electroanalytical Chemistry. This prize is awarded to a senior scientist with a proven record of significant achievements in Electroanalytical Chemistry and active involvement in the activities of ESEAC.
March 03, 2016
Researchers from the ATTACH smart clothing project presented their work at the 2016 ARPA-E Technology Showcase in Washington, D.C. this week.Learn More
January 14, 2016
Professor Joseph Wang was named one of the World's Most Influential Scientific Minds and a Highly Cited Researcher by Thomson Reuters in 2015Learn More
November 25, 2014
Professor Joseph Wang is now the Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) Endowed Chair in Engineering.Learn More