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Wearable sensors detect what’s in your sweat

A team of scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, is developing wearable skin sensors that can detect what’s in your sweat. They hope that one day, monitoring perspiration could bypass the need for more invasive procedures like blood draws, and provide real-time updates on health problems such as dehydration or fatigue.

Wearable sensors detect what’s in your sweat

8/16/2019 A team of scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, is developing wearable skin sensors that can detect what’s in your sweat. They hope that one day, monitoring perspiration could bypass the need for more invasive procedures like blood draws, and provide real-time updates on health problems such as dehydration or fatigue.

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Engineering research entices community college students to pursue STEM careers

8/12/2019, by Linda Vu In an effort to improve the transfer rate from California community colleges to four-year institutions, a program called Transfer-to-Excellence Research Experiences for Undergraduates offers these students an opportunity to work alongside UC Berkeley researchers.

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Meet Berkeley’s new data science leader

8/14/2019 The University of California, Berkeley, announced today that Jennifer Tour Chayes, Microsoft technical fellow and managing director for Microsoft Research in New England, New York and Montreal, will become the university’s new Associate Provost for the Division of Data Science and Information and Dean of the School of Information.

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Jennifer Tour Chayes

Welcome engineers

Welcome to our new first-year and transfer students! Beginning with Golden Bear Orientation on August 22, students will have the opportunity to meet the Berkeley Engineering leadership team, college faculty, advisers and student leaders while learning how to navigate the Northside. We're excited to have new faces in our midst, and look forward to getting to know them over the next few years.

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