UCLA Engineer Sam Taira Receives Department of Defense’s Most Prestigious Research Grant — Vannevar Bush Faculty Fellowship

Kunihiko “Sam” Taira, a UCLA professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering who specializes in computational fluid dynamics, has received a 2022 Vannevar Bush Faculty Fellowship from the U.S....
UCLA Engineering Professor CJ Kim Launches New Journal ‘Droplet’

UCLA Engineering Professor CJ Kim Launches New Journal ‘Droplet’

First-of-its kind publication focused on cross-disciplinary droplet research. Chang-Jin “CJ” Kim, the Volgenau Chair in Engineering and a distinguished professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering and bioengineering at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, has...

Xiaochun Li named to National Academy of Inventors

Xiaochun Li named to National Academy of Inventors

UCLA MAE Professor Xiaochun Li has been chosen as a 2021 fellow by the National Academy of Inventors, along with three other professors from the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering. Xiaochun Li is the Raytheon Endowed Chair in Manufacturing. He is a pioneer and has...