News

Big Idea prizes

A recent article in the Berkeleyan covers the Big Ideas competition and some of the winning and innovative CITRIS projects developed by students. 

August ’06 Newsletter

Dear Members and Friends of CITRIS, Dear members and friends of CITRIS, Summer may be coming to an end, but here at CITRIS, it is a time of ...

Paging Dr. IT

Several key CITRIS initiatives are bringing information technology to the aid of this country's ailing health care system.

PrIMed for Collaboration

A CITRIS pilot project is bringing the tools of information technology to the field of combustion science for the benefit of all.

June ’06 Newsletter

Dear Members and Friends of CITRIS, Global climate change, national security concerns, and rising pollution are just some of the problems caused, in ...

Here Comes The Sun

Fuel your car for 40 cents a gallon? It may sound like a pipe dream, but it’s one of many research goals in the pipeline of an ambitious, multidisciplinary endeavor called Helios.

Solving the Problem of Access to Clean Water

An SF Chronicle article details the efforts of three UC Berkeley engineering students who have been recognized by campus officials for their efforts to help people in impoverished areas of...

Monitoring for Historical Sites

Work by CITRIS researcher Steve Glaser is helping to preserve Masada, a World Heritage Site in Israel. In mid-August, Glaser will set up seismic monitoring stations at the visitors center at...

CITRIS and Hong Kong open R&D Centers

On April 20, five new R&D centers opened in Hong Kong to further promote the development of innovation and technology.  Hosted by local universities and technology support...

April ’06 Newsletter

Applying innovative technology to meet the needs of society is central to CITRIS's mission. In this newsletter, we focus on two areas of research that ...

Low Cost, High Tech

Research by CITRIS researchers and corporate partners is helping bring high tech to the developing world at a price that's right.

Air Solutions

Due to pollution, a breath of fresh air isn't what it used to be. Find out how a new center at CITRIS campus UC Davis is increasing our understanding of the causes and effects of bad air...

CITRIS Asia Research Symposium, Tokyo

The first CITRIS-Asia Research Symposium: Innovative Technologies in the Service of Society was held on April 10 in Tokyo, Japan. At this meeting, University of California professors and...