Dean Shankar Sastry is stepping down on July 1, 2018, after more than a decade leading the College of Engineering. He will return to teaching and research in robotics, augmented reality/virtual reality (AR/VR), cyber-physical systems, and related areas.
Berkeley-Denver team comes in third in Solar Decathlon
10/18/2017 Denver Post - A collaboration between UC Berkeley and the University of Denver took third place in the Solar Decathlon 2017, a challenge for student teams to build and operate highly energy-efficient and innovative solar houses. The team's RISE house was designed specifically for the city of Richmond, Calif.
Shafi Goldwasser appointed director of Simons Institute
10/18/2017 - Turing Award-winning computer scientist Shafi Goldwasser will become the new director of the Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing on January 1, 2018.
$13.4 million to build next-gen MRI brain scanner at UC Berkeley
10/18/2017 - To zoom in on smaller groups of neurons, UC Berkeley researchers have reimagined functional magnetic resonance imaging techniques and instruments, bolstered by a BRAIN Initiative grant from the National Institutes of Health.
Berkeley experts on how to build more secure, faster AI systems
10/16/2017 - In a new report from Berkeley’s Real-Time Intelligent Secure Execution Lab (RISELab), leading researchers outline challenges in systems, security and architecture that may impede the progress of Artificial Intelligence, and propose new research directions to address them.
Safety & security briefing
Learn strategies for keeping yourself safe, plus hear about services available from UCPD and City of Berkeley Police. Open to all Engineering students, faculty and staff.
Thursday, October 26 | 10 – 11 a.m.
Bechtel Engineering Center
The presentation and Q&A will be recorded for later viewing on Berkeley Engineering's YouTube channel.