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Mathematical, Life, and Physical Sciences in the news
August 20, 2015
  • Mahan, Heithoff, Ersoy

Co-authors: Michael Mahan (left), Douglas Heithoff and Selvi Ersoy.
Photo Credit: Spencer Bruttig

August 17, 2015
  • Keith Clarke

Location, location, location still matters in a world made smaller by the Internet and social media

Location, location, location still matters in a world made smaller by the Internet and social media - See more at: http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2015/015815/tweeting-far-and-wide#sthash.rYuwaB...
August 6, 2015
  • Wet adhesion to a mica surface: A cationic amine (pink) penetrates the hydration layer, evicting potassium ions (gold balls) and preparing the mica surface for hydrogen bonding (green aura). Photo Credit: ILLUSTRATION BY PETER ALLEN

Wet adhesion to a mica surface: A cationic amine (pink) penetrates the hydration layer, evicting potassium ions (gold balls) and preparing the mica surface for hydrogen bonding (green aura).
Photo Credit: ILLUSTRATION BY PETER ALLEN

July 22, 2015
  • Rachel Liu aboard the R/V Atlantis Photo Credit: Alexandra Phillips

UCSB students provide a first-person glimpse into the inner workings of a 10-day Gulf of Mexico cruise aboard the R/V Atlantis.

Rachel Liu aboard the R/V Atlantis
Photo Credit: Alexandra Phillips

Announcements

Divisional announcements and opportunities
  • The composition of basalt is similar to known asteroids.

The composition of basalt is similar to known asteroids.
Photo Credit: Sonia Fernandez
 

  • John Bowers and postdoctoral researcher Tin Komljenovic with a wafer of integrated photonic circuitry to be manufactured by AIM Photo Credit:  Sonia Fernandez

John Bowers and postdoctoral researcher Tin Komljenovic with a wafer of integrated photonic circuitry to be manufactured by AIM
Photo Credit: Sonia Fernandez

Annual “Cool Schools” issue shows new trends in campus sustainability

  • MARC Initiative at UCSB

A grant from the National Institutes of Health launches a program to support UCSB undergraduates interested in careers in biomedical research.

Left to right: Arica Lubin, Ofelia Aguirre; Alexandra Barajas; Jessica Wong; Joseph Sanz; Bianca Dunn; and Craig Montell.
Photo Credit: Sonia Fernandez