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New Department of Defense Center of Excellence will help develop secure, fully networked command, control, and communications infrastructures
Simple process transforms PET plastic into a nanomaterial for energy storage
The grant is the campus’ first successful bid for an NSF Engineering Research Center
UC Riverside engineer is working on ways to pre-screen patients with difficulty breathing for earlier intervention
The UC Riverside-based startup will use the investment to develop next-generation prototypes
The licensed technology is a tipping point for emerging lifesaving therapies
Image processing algorithms on satellite images show how sea ice drift affects freshwater flux in Arctic Ocean currents
The shape and architecture of collagen and elastin fibers can improve our understanding of lung diseases, including the one associated with vaping
More than 1 billion motor vehicles travel roadways worldwide and that number is expected to double within one or two decades. The rise in automobiles and trucks have led to increased social, economic, and safety issues, such as the more than 30,000 deaths from car related accidents on US highways...
Near-road air quality continues to be an important issue for transportation agencies. Invisible plumes of dirty air from cars and trucks on roadways spread to surrounding neighborhoods increasing residents’ risk of cancer, asthma, heart disease, and other illnesses. Researchers have found that roadside barriers such as sound walls can provide...