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Sumita Pennathur
April 10, 2017

Sumita Pennathur, UCSB Mechanical Engineering Professor, received a five-year, $1.625 Million 'Visionary Award' for diabetes research from the American Diabetes Association facilitated by the CNSI Challenge Grant Program.

Additional details in UCSB Current article (link below).

March 21, 2017

Art of Science winners share the beauty of science through imagery describing an aspect of their research.

March 08, 2017

For a second year, CNSI will co-sponsor the Startup Village at the Central Coast Innovation Awards hosted by the Pacific Coast Business Times. The Startup Village showcases emerging and mid-growth companies from throughout the Central Coast, from San Luis Obispo to Thousand Oaks. CNSI Incubator member companies NEXT Energy and bioProtonics are among the list of 30 participating startups. The Startup Village will take place on March 16, 2017, at the Bacara Resort, and will precede the Innovation Awards ceremony in which Prof.

February 08, 2017

Professor Sumita Pennathur receives prestigious 2017 American Diabetes Association Pathway to Stop Diabetes Visionary Award to fund a project that aims to apply novel engineering approaches to develop a painless, minimally invasive, accurate and disposable continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) patch.

January 23, 2017

UC Santa Barbara has received $2.2 million in one-time funding, designated specifically to boost research innovation and spur economic development, from the state of California. The funds are a share of a total $22 million investment, to be divided among the UC system’s 10 campuses, that comes in the form of Assembly Bill 2664, the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Expansion Initiative authored by Assemblywoman Jacqui Irwin, D-Thousand Oaks, and signed last fall by Gov. Jerry Brown.

November 21, 2016

Professors Kaustav Banerjee and Divyakant Agrawal have been elected to the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for 2016.

November 18, 2016

Held in partnership with the American Institute for Manufacturing Integrated Photonics (AIM Photonics) and the Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships (CSEP) at UCSB, Women in Photonics and Manufacturing Week also included tours of local Santa Barbara photonics companies, career talks from women working in the field of photonics and photonics outreach activities.

November 03, 2016

The Family Ultimate Science Exploration (FUSE) program promotes science and engineering through hands-on activity evenings designed for eighth-grade students and their families

May 26, 2016

UC Santa Barbara announced today that it is a Grand Challenges Explorations grant winner; CGE is an initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. David Low, a professor in UCSB’s Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, will pursue an innovative global health and development research project titled “Strategy for development of enteric pathogen-specific T2 bacteriophage targeting the essential outer membrane protein BamA.”

May 23, 2016

A device designed to help scientists study water by making it easier and less dangerous to collect water samples was the winning technological innovation at the UC Santa Barbara Technology Management Program’s (TMP) New Venture Competition (NVC) Finals on May 19.