Research team led by Pirouz Kavehpour to develop breathalyzer-like diagnostic test for COVID-19

National Science Foundation has awarded a $150,000 grant to support the work A research team led by Pirouz Kavehpour, professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering in the UCLA Samueli School of...
Xiaochun Li: Breaking an ancient ceiling in metallurgy

Xiaochun Li: Breaking an ancient ceiling in metallurgy

Casting super strong metals with grain sizes down to nanometers during slow cooling. The study was published in Science Advances For several years, Professor Xiaochun Li has been incorporating dense nanoparticles to make materials stronger and tougher – for...

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UCLA students touch space with a microgravity experiment

UCLA students touch space with a microgravity experiment

Magnetic pump built by Bruin Space launches on Blue Origin reusable rocket By Emmanuel Masongson | UCLA Newsroom link It took only 10 minutes and a ride aboard the Blue Origin New Shepard reusable rocket for 11 students in the Bruin Spacecraft Group to make history....

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M. Khalid Jawed learns mechanics from machines

M. Khalid Jawed learns mechanics from machines

UCLA MAE Assistant Professor M. Khalid Jawed researches a data-driven approach to modeling the mechanics of structures and fluid-structure interaction using robotics, automation, computation, and machine learning. What was your journey from Dhaka, Bangladesh to UCLA?...

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