The Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering (BCOE) will host the 4th Annual BCOE Match Challenge from Monday, October 4 through Sunday, October 31, which provides direct and immediate support for 19 engineering professional student organizations.
This summer, five faculty members joined the Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering (BCOE) at UC Riverside, bolstering the college’s areas of expertise in Biomaterials, Biotechnology, Data Science, Machine Learning and Robotics. Two faculty members joined the Department of Bioengineering, and one faculty member joined each of the following departments: Computer Science and Engineering...
As graduate applicants gear up to submit their applications for Fall 2022 admission, they will have a chance to get their questions answered during a virtual graduate open house being held the week of October 12. During the event, attendees will hear from graduate program advisors and faculty about application submission requirements, department areas of...
Nine assistant professors at the Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering (BCOE) have been awarded the prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award in 2021: four in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, three in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Department of Bioengineering and Department of Environmental and Chemical Engineering. This...
After summer camps in 2020 were suspended or brought online due to COVID-19, this July hands-on, in-person learning was back in full swing for bright young minds with a passion for STEM: science, technology, engineering, and math. Through a partnership between the Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering (BCOE) and the Redlands Unified School...
On July 1, 2021, the Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering will fill five leadership roles at the college: associate dean for graduate research and education, associate dean of academic personnel and three department chairs.
Nael Abu-Ghazaleh, professor of computer science and electrical and computer engineering and chair of the computer engineering program, has been awarded UC Riverside’s Doctoral Dissertation Faculty Award, for excellent mentorship and support of graduate students.
Vagelis Papalexakis, an assistant professor of computer science, has been awarded BCOE's Distinguished Teaching Award, an annual distinction is given each year to faculty members for excellence in teaching at the college.
Each year, the Society of Women Engineers (SWE), one of the Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering’s (BCOE) more than 20 professional student organizations, hosts Bourns Science and Engineering Day (BSED), formerly called Bourns Engineering Day, a community outreach event introducing STEM to local K-12 students through activities, speakers and lessons. Despite this year’s...
Assistant professor of computer science Evangelos Papalexakis has been awarded the prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award on autonomous tensor analysis towards actionable insights from raw multi-aspect data, with applications for detecting misinformation online and detecting gravitational waves.
Mona Eskandari, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, Mariam Salloum, assistant teaching professor of computer science, and Annika Speer, assistant teaching professor of theater, film and digital production, were awarded a research grant from the Engineering Information Foundation to enhance technical communication in engineering and science. The proposal identified a need for UC Riverside STEM students...
In 2020, the Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering (BCOE) secured four new major grants, research centers and collaborations funded by the National Science Foundation and the Department of Defense. In doing so, the college achieved two major campus milestones: securing UCR’s first collaboration in an Engineering Research Center as well as a $7.5...
Rumbling earthquakes, ravaging wildfires, and rich agriculture so often shape and shift the economy and livelihood of Californians – compounded by the effects of climate change and a pandemic. To help address these challenges, two researchers at the Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering (BCOE) co-lead newly awarded UC 2021 Multicampus Research Programs and...
September 23, 2021
UC Riverside receives $2 million to monitor air quality impacts of goods movement in Inland Southern California
The grant comes from the California Attorney General’s Office Automobile Emissions Research and Technology Fund
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September 17, 2021
Yeast and bacteria together biosynthesize plant hormones for weed control
Synthetic strigolactones could also improve nutrient uptake in crops
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August 19, 2021
Data mining tools combat COVID-19 misinformation and identify symptoms
Computer scientists use Google Trends and a government dataset to track symptoms and sift through misinformation
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August 16, 2021
Scalable quantum computing research supported by $2 million grant
Project aims to make quantum computers easier to produce and operable at room temperature
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July 20, 2021
Using light to control materials
Supercomputers and machine learning will help scientists optimize light-driven electron transfer