2021 News

February 26, 2021

ECE alumna Tanya Das appointed to a senior position in the Department of Energy (DOE) as the new chief of staff to the Office of Science by President Joe Biden’s administration

February 4, 2021

Facebook donates $1.5 million to UC Santa Barbara's Institute for Energy Efficiency in support of data center efficiency research

February 4, 2021

UCSB electrical & computer engineering and materials researchers work on semiconductors that could transform how we disinfect surfaces, personal protective equipment — even the air we breathe

February 3, 2021

ECE Ass't. Prof. Galan Moody receives a 2021 Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP) Award from the DOD and the AFOSR to build a quantum photonic computing testbed

February 2, 2021

ECE and Materials Professor and Nobel Laureate Shuji Nakamura recognized with the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering

January 29, 2021

ECE affiliated faculty and student represented in Convergence: Pallaprolu, Bowers, DenBaars, Schow, Moody

Convergence – the Magazine of Engineering and the Sciences at UC Santa Barbara (Winter 2020 issue)


January 27, 2021

Teamwork in the ECE Department on "The 10 Series" course ensures that students in required classes have what they need to do lab work at home

January 21, 2021

Jayant elected to the fellows program that highlights academic inventors who have demonstrated innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions