• mode-locked quantum dot laser
    UCSB engineering professor John Bowers’ group develops a high-performance quantum dot mode-locked laser on silicon
  • Novel research optimizes both elasticity and rigidity in the same material without the usual tradeoffs
  • Professor João Hespanha suggests a way to protect autonomous grids from potentially crippling GPS spoofing attacks
  • An early career award supports research on the deep workings of devices such as thermoelectric modules and photovoltaic cells
  • The Carnegie Corporation names professor Shuji Nakamura one of 38 ‘Great Immigrants’
  • Mechanical engineering course for freshmen is a mix of high-intensity learning, education outreach — and robots