UC Berkeley’s new Our Better Web initiative, led by Brandie Nonnecke, director of the CITRIS Policy Lab, is advancing efforts to study and combat online harms.
When California saw an unprecedented heat wave over Labor Day weekend, CITRIS researchers were on hand to explain.
The Tech Policy Initiative aims to strengthen multidisciplinary collaborations, foster education and innovation, and inform effective strategies across the public and private sectors.
The funding will support the launch of a new agriculture technology center called iCREATE.
The recipients will receive up to $40,000 to pursue multidisciplinary projects related to climate resilience.
Reveel, a member of the spring 2020 CITRIS Foundry cohort, has raised $1.3 million in preseed funding, led by Binance Labs and Moment Ventures.
Launched in spring 2022, the UC Berkeley AI Policy Hub has welcomed its first cohort of graduate student researchers.
CITRIS researcher Hany Farid discussed the risks of disinformation that grow with the advent of multimedia manipulated by artificial intelligence.
UC Davis transportation researcher Gil Tal shared his thoughts with The New York Times regarding California’s plan to ban gas cars by 2035.
2014 CITRIS Foundry alum Clarity plans to use the investment to accelerate its product development.
PG&E will be using New Sun Road technology to establish a set of remote microgrids in wildfire-prone locations in California.
In a recent Berkeley Talks podcast, CITRIS researcher Robert Full discussed how nature inspires innovations in technology design.
A study by a UC Berkeley-led team, including CITRIS researchers Anca Dragan and Stuart Russell, revealed that certain recommender systems try to manipulate user preferences, beliefs, mood and psychological state.
Climate TRACE, a tech coalition co-founded by 2014 CITRIS Foundry venture WattTime, plans to release its first asset-level inventory this fall.
As far as the researchers are aware, this is the first instance of a robot outperforming a human in a surgery-related training task.
Recruits at the FIRE Foundry in Marin County will field-test an early detection system developed by spring 2020 CITRIS Foundry venture Gridware.
According to Costas Spanos and Pushkar Apte, the answer is much more complex than simply providing a larger dataset.
The UC Merced engineer launched an international wastewater-monitoring dashboard in 2020 with CITRIS support.
Camille Crittenden drew upon her experience as chair of the California Blockchain Working Group to inform a recent Sacramento Bee explainer.
In a recent Berkeley Blog post, CITRIS’s executive director offers some tactics that engineers, computer scientists and technologists can pursue to help curb gun violence.
CITRIS PI Anthony Wexler recently spoke to USA Today about how air pollution affects human welfare.
Per his research, California can reach neutrality by 2035 by prioritizing affordable renewable energy technologies.
Researchers in the laboratory of Eric Paulos, faculty director of the CITRIS Invention Lab, have developed a low-cost, wireless heating system out of natural materials.
Building on research by the California Blockchain Working Group, Gov. Newsom recently signed an executive order to support Web3 endeavors in California.