Berkeley students use AI to to help with disaster response


6/7/2019 Consumer Technology Association - During a natural disaster, fast and efficient collection of information saves time and lives. With AsTeR, a platform developed by Berkeley MEng students, victims will get help sooner and firefighters will be able to assist a larger amount of people in a limited time.

Berkeley Engineers off to change the world

Commencement 2019

5/22/2019 - At two rainy commencement ceremonies, speakers called on graduates to draw on their Berkeley Engineering education to promote equity as well as innovation.

Building tech solutions for social good

Cal Blueprint Handoff

5/15/2019 - Tech for social good — that’s not just the motto of Berkeley’s Blueprint club, but an accurate description of the work they’re producing.

Bringing out the science of war games

Demo of SIGNAL, a new multi-player computer game

5/7/2019 - A first-of-its-kind online game is poised to revolutionize the field of war-gaming. This new multi-player computer game was custom-built to explore deterrence and decision-making in an escalating conflict.

New & noteworthy

5/1/2019 Class notes and other updates about Berkeley Engineering alumni and faculty.

Heat-powered hat

Heat-powered hat

5/1/2019 Berkeley students have created WeLumen8, a baseball cap with built-in LED lights powered by human heat.

Vasuki Swamy named 2019 Marconi scholar

Vasuki Narasimha Swamy

4/30/2019 Marconi Society - Vasuki Narasimha Swamy (Ph.D. '18 EECS) has been named a 2019 Marconi Society Paul Baran Young Scholar Award for her work to design robust wireless protocol frameworks for ultra-reliable low-latency communications.