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Combined Economic and Technological Evaluation of Battery Energy Storage for Grid...

Connecting large battery systems to the energy grid offers the ability to capture and store renewable energy during the windy and sunny times, and...
Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Machine Learning Identifies Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Tuberculosis-Causing Bacteria

Researchers at the University of California San Diego have developed an approach that uses machine learning to identify and predict which genes make infectious...
Autism Spectrum Disorders

Understanding the Biology of Autism Spectrum Disorders

Think of the brain as a complex transportation hub, a place where neural traffic heads off in any number of directions to make connections...
Spider Silk

Researchers Peer Into the Molecular Structure of Spider Silk

The most amazing power of the Black Widow spider isn’t its fearsome venom. It’s the incredible properties of the silk fibers it spins to...
nanoporous membrane

Super-Efficient Cooling Membrane Can Beat the Heat of 10,000 Suns

Engineers at the University of California San Diego are pushing the limit of how fast they can remove heat from a flat surface. In...
Immunotherapy

New Immunotherapy Targeting Blood-Clotting Protein Protects Multiple Sclerosis and Alzheimer’s Disease...

Normally, the blood protein fibrin does not enter the brain. But in several neurological disorders, the blood-brain barrier—which keeps large molecules in the blood...
battery energy storage, Sprocket, human metabolic processes, Antibiotics, Opioids, biologic drugs, stomach, cancer, blood test

This New Technology Can Encode and Process Video Several Orders of...

Computer scientists at the University of California San Diego have developed a new technology that can encode, transform and edit video faster--several orders of...
Blood Pressure

Using Personal Data to Predict Blood Pressure

Engineers at UC San Diego used wearable off-the-shelf technology and machine learning to predict, for the first time, an individual’s blood pressure and provide...
lithium-ion batteries

Building Bridges and Batteries

High school students Angela Mendez and Carolina Martinez spent seven weeks at UC San Diego working side by side in nanoengineering professor Zheng Chen’s...
super-hydrophobic surface

Flowing Salt Water Over This Super-Hydrophobic Surface Can Generate Electricity

Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed a super-hydrophobic surface that can be used to generate electrical voltage. When salt water...
artificial neural networks

Scientists Use Artificial Neural Networks to Predict New Stable Materials

Artificial neural networks—algorithms inspired by connections in the brain—have “learned” to perform a variety of tasks, from pedestrian detection in self-driving cars, to analyzing...
Robotic Gliders

Physicists Train Robotic Gliders to Soar like Birds

The words “fly like an eagle” are famously part of a song, but they may also be words that make some scientists scratch their...
lithium-ion batteries

UC San Diego Receives Award from Energy Department for Battery Research...

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded $2.5 million to a team led by the University of California San Diego for battery research in...
wearable ultrasound patch

Wearable Ultrasound Patch Monitors Blood Pressure Deep Inside Body

A new wearable ultrasound patch that non-invasively monitors blood pressure in arteries deep beneath the skin could help people detect cardiovascular problems earlier on...
human cortical organoids

Building a Better Brain-in-a-Dish, Faster and Cheaper

Writing in the current online issue of the journal Stem Cells and Development, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine describe development...
Rheumatoid Arthritis

Neutrophil Nanosponges Soak up Proteins That Promote Rheumatoid Arthritis

Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed neutrophil “nanosponges” that can safely absorb and neutralize a variety of proteins that play...
Radiofrequency/Microwave Radiation

Researcher Links Diplomats’ Mystery Illness to Radiofrequency/Microwave Radiation

Writing in advance of the September 15 issue of Neural Computation , Beatrice Golomb, MD, PhD, professor of medicine at University of California San Diego School...
Breast Cancers

Researchers to Test Novel Drug Combination Against Toughest Breast Cancers

Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have launched a phase Ib clinical trial to assess the safety and tolerability of...
medical record systemsvideo

How Unsecured, Obsolete Medical Record Systems and Medical Devices Put Patient...

A team of physicians and computer scientists at the University of California has shown that it is easy to modify medical test results remotely...
Marijuana

Marijuana Found in Breast Milk up to Six Days after Use

With the legalization of marijuana in several states, increased use for both medicinal and recreational purposes has been documented in pregnant and breastfeeding women....