06/14/22 — Five engineering faculty among the seven honored for research that produces tangible, positive societal impact through commercialization
Berkeley Engineering in the News
03/29/22 — Latest national rankings by U.S. News & World Report place all its engineering programs in top 5
02/16/22 — Tsu-Jae King Liu discusses role of universities in addressing labor shortage in the semiconductor industry
02/09/22 — Mechanical engineering professor among 76 academy members at Berkeley Engineering
02/07/22 — Three Berkeley Engineering faculty — Steve Conolly of bioengineering and EECS, bioengineer Niren Murthy and mineral engineer Kenichi Soga of CEE — are among four winners of the campus's 2022 Bakar Prize for technological innovations that promise solutions to some of the world’s most pressing problems
01/27/22 — SFGate: While indicators suggest COVID-19 cases are on the decline across the Bay Area, wastewater analyzed for SARS-CoV-2 at Berkeley Engineering professor Kara Nelson's lab suggests that three areas of the region may have yet to peak.
09/23/21 — Berkeley Lab: Bioengineer and senior faculty scientist is honored by DOE for scientific leadership and engagement with the academic and research communities
09/13/21 — Latest U.S. News & World Report national rankings maintain Berkeley’s tie with Stanford
03/30/21 — Latest U.S. News & World Report national rankings place Berkeley in top three engineering graduate schools
12/21/20 — The armband, which combines wearable biosensors with artificial intelligence, could be used to control prosthetics or interact with electronic devices
12/15/20 Silicon Valley Robotics — Berkeley-founded startup honored for its versatile e-commerce robots with an AI-enhanced operating system
12/10/20 LBL — Scientists from Berkeley Engineering and Berkeley Lab have designed a rechargeable N95 mask with a custom fit
12/08/20 Quanta Magazine — EECS professor Jelani Nelson designs clever algorithms to remember slivers of massive data sets; he also teaches kids in Ethiopia how to code
12/04/20 — New diagnostic test, with accurate results in under 30 minutes, developed by scientists at Berkeley (including bioengineer Daniel Fletcher) and Gladstone Institutes
12/02/20 — Engineering professors Sanjay Kumar (bioengineering), Robert Ritchie (mechanical engineering and materials science) and Peidong Yang (chemistry and materials science) are among five Berkeley scholars elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
11/18/20 — First FDA-approved, rapid test for home use was developed by Lucira Health, founded by bioengineering Ph.D. graduates Debkishore Mitra and John Waldeisen
11/18/20 — Combining neural networks with motion planning software gives robots the speed and skill to assist in warehouse environments
10/20/20 Daily Cal — Berkeley Engineering faculty go to great lengths to create engaging remote lectures.
09/23/20 — Graduate students from bioengineering, computer science and energy science are among more than 90 selected worldwide.
09/16/20 — Associate EECS professor is a pioneer in topological light sources and lasers