Research Labs & Centers
Soft Matter Emerging Investigators Series Professor Lihua Jin has been featured as an Emerging Investigator by Soft Matter, in regards to her “Rate-dependent stress-order coupling in main-chain liquid crystal elastomers” article, published October 3, 2023. Soft Matter...
Professor Yongjie Hu and Team Invent a First-of-its-Kind Thermal Transistor to Transform the Paradigm of Dynamic Heat Management
Professor Yongjie Hu and Team Invent a First-of-its-Kind Thermal Transistor to Transform the Paradigm of Dynamic Heat Management MAE Professor Yongjie Hu led a research team that has unveiled a first-of-its-kind solid-state thermal transistor that uses an electric...
Kai Fukami and Kunihiko Taira reveal a low-rank manifold of extreme aerodynamics with machine learning and computational fluid dynamics
UCLA MAE Ph.D. student Kai Fukami and his supervisor Professor Kunihiko Taira have recently discovered a low-dimensional manifold that captures the dynamics behind a wide range of extreme aerodynamic scenarios with spatiotemporal high degrees of freedom by leveraging...