Faculty

This innovation removes deadly arsenic from India's water

Professor Joyashree Roy and project team member Sreeman Mypati tasting water from ECAR plant.

12/12/2018 The Better India - Everyday, tens of millions of people drink water that significantly increases their risk of cancer and other deadly diseases. UC Berkeley professor Ashok Gadgil amd Asian Institute of Technology's Joyashree Roy hope to fix that with an efficient and cost-effective system called Electrochemical Arsenic Remediation (ECAR) for removing arsenic contamination from drinking water.

Eli Yablonovitch wins 2019 Franklin Medal

Eli Yablonovitch

12/10/2018 - Eli Yablonovitch, professor of electrical engineering and computer sciences, will receive the 2019 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Electrical Engineering.

Farewell

11/14/2018 Obituaries for Berkeley Engineering faculty and alumni

New & noteworthy

11/14/2018 Class notes and other updates about Berkeley Engineering alumni and faculty.

Three named as top young innovators

Alessandro Chiesa, Chelsea Finn and John Schulman

11/14/2018 Alessandro Chiesa, Chelsea Finn and John Schulman were recognized on MIT Technology Review’s list of “35 Innovators Under 35.”

Shmuel Oren awarded Berkeley Citation

Shmuel Oren and his Berkeley Citation

11/13/2018 - Recently retired IEOR professor Shmuel Oren, now serving as a professor of the graduate school, has been awarded the Berkeley Citation, one of UC Berkeley’s highest awards honoring individuals "whose achievements exceed the standards of excellence."

Berkeley engineers selected to modernize the grid

Thumbnail of video: The ARPA-E Grid Optimization (GO) Competition

11/2/2018 - The Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) has selected eighteen teams, including two with Berkeley Engineering researchers, to participate in the Grid Optimization Competition. which aims to develop new management software for the nation's electricity grid.

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