University of California, Riverside

Bourns College of Engineering


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Congratulations to Distinguished Professor Bir Bhanu for being named inaugural Marlan and Rosemary Bourns Presidential Chair in Engineering. Click Here

New Master of Science in Engineering Degree

BCOE adds sixth specialization - Data Science - to Online Master of Science in Engineering degree program 

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Peter Byrley UC Grand Slam Champion

CEE Grad Student Peter Byrley becomes UC's newest Grand Slam Champion for his presentation on creating smaller, more powerful microprocessors using graphene instead of silicon 

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Wyman USDA Biofuels

BCOE researchers awarded $1.3 million from USDA to support biofuel generation from waste plant matter using process developed at UCR's Center for Environmental Research and Technology

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IFACUCR Hosts 14th IFAC Symposium on Large Scale Complex Systems

The symposium, which was organized and held at University of California, Riverside last month, addressed new developments in methodologies and techniques useful in handling complexity in analysis, modelling, control and optimization of large scale complex systems.

Nosang MyungProfessor Myung's Research Featured in "Chemical Engineering News" Magazine

A research study led by Nosang V. Myung, CEE professor and department chair has been named one of the "Top 10 Sustainable Chemistry Papers" in Chemical and Engineering News Magazine.

HealthThe Social Life of Health Information

UC Riverside study shows regional, demographic and educational differences in health information Americans share online

Bryan WongUC Riverside Researcher Awarded Department of Energy Early Career Grant

Prestigious award will support research on understanding the atomic and electronic properties of materials used in solar cells, batteries and consumer electronics

Bourns Presidential Chair in EngineeringDistinguished Professor Dr. Bir Bhanu Named Inaugural Marlan and Rosemary Bourns Presidential Chair in Engineering

Dr. Bhanu is the first founding faculty member of the Bourns College of Engineering and is the Founding Chair of Electrical Engineering at UC Riverside.

Zak KassasPh.D. Students Joe Khalife and Kimia Shamei and Prof. Zak Kassas Receive Best Student Paper Award in IEEE/ION PLANS 2016 Conference

The paper derived models for received cellular CDMA signals in terms of navigation observables of interest at a high level of granularity.

Dr. Mahesh NeupaneBCOE Alumni Dr. Mahesh R. Neupane's Research Works are Highlighted by the US-Army Research Lab

Army postdoc working to lighten warfighters' load one atom at a time

Shaolei RenECE Asst. Professor Shaolei Ren Receives Best Paper Award at IEEE Conference

Ren is one of only 15 selected out of nearly 2,500 papers

Data ScienceBCOE Adds Data Science Specialization to Online MS in Engineering

Graduates will join growing field of experts who are decoding big data

Cengiz OzkanProfessor Receives Distinguished Engineering Educator Award

Ozkan received the award during the 61st Annual Honors & Awards Banquet, which took place Feb. 27 in Universal City, Calif.

In the Headlines

The opening celebration of the Sustainable Integrated Grid Initiative at CE-CERT drew a lot of media attention, including a story and photo slide show by the Riverside Press-Enterprise and stories in The Sun, Domestic Fuel, Earth Techling, PowerPulse, AZoCleantech, Green Car Congress, FierceSmartGrid and Charged Electric Vehicles Magazine.

The San Bernardino Sun newspaper and the public television station KVCR covered the conference titled, Solar Energy in Inland Southern California: The Future is Now, hosted by the Southern California Research Initiative for Solar Energy (SC-RISE), along with other UCR centers and local company SolarMAX.

Several media outlets covered the unveiling of the new Advanced Thermochemical Research Laboratory at CE-CERT November 19, 2013, including CBS Los AngelesThe California Report (KQED radio), KESQ-TV, KPCC (Southern California Public Radio), The Desert Sun and the Riverside Press-Enterprise. The facility includes a steam hydrogasification reactor that converts carbonaceous materials like bio-waste into fuel.

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Riverside, CA 92521
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