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2013-2014 marks the 11th year of the Physical Sciences Undergraduate Mentoring (PSUM) program. This year, 88 students were paired with alumni and...
President Barack Obama’s commencement speech at UCI last month was brimming with accolades for the impact of the research from the School of Physical...
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THERE’S MORE TO THE COSMOS THAN MEETS THE EYE. In late February, dark matter hunters from around the world gathered at the University of California,...
All that’s gold does not glitter, thanks to new work by UC Irvine scientists that could reduce glare from solar panels and electronic displays and...
Chemists at the University of California - Irvine (UC Irvine) have developed light-absorbing, water-repellent coatings modeled on the pattern of moth...
The chemist F. Sherwood Rowland is one of the few people in history about whom it can accurately be said: he helped save the world. In 1972, Rowland...
UC Irvine scientists say they have discovered a way to make a surface capable of eliminating glare. It could be a huge relief to anyone blinded by...
Thirteen graduate students received National Science Foundation (NSF) graduate research fellowships for their commitment to advancing science...
The latest report from the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says the effects of a warming world are not in the far-off...
Massive glaciers in Antarctica are losing ice much faster than expected, potentially accelerating the threat of rising seas to low-lying coastal...
Atmospheric chemistry graduate students Kristine Arquero and Paige Aiona have been awarded the 2014 Ford Foundation Pre-Doctoral Fellowships. Only 60...
Have you ever seen molecules bond, break or hula hoop? Chemist Ara Apkarian has. He and his team at the University of California Irvine are...