News

Smartphone case offers blood glucose monitoring on the go

Thursday, December 7, 2017

by Liezel Labios

San Diego, Calif., Dec. 7, 2017 -- Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed a smartphone case and app that could make it easier for patients to record and track their blood glucose readings, whether they’re at home or on the go.

Currently, checking blood sugar levels can be a hassle for people with diabetes, especially when they have to pack their glucose monitoring kits around with them every time they leave the house.

Self-Driving Vehicles to Make Debut on UC San Diego Roads in January

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

The University of California San Diego will turn its campus into a test bed for self-driving vehicles starting in January 2018.

The project will be implemented in stages. The first will be to put self-driving mail delivery carts on the road. The carts will run on algorithms developed by UC San Diego researchers who are part of the Contextual Robotics Institute. Backup drivers will initially ride in the carts as a safety measure.

Soon, internet browsing will be fast even on feature phones

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

UC San Diego part of international team to develop wireless implantable microdevices for the brain

Thursday, July 13, 2017

 

Engineering faculty to receive nearly $4 million for subcontract on DARPA project 

ViaSat's powerful new internet satellite blasts into space

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

by Mike Freeman

Keysight Technologies, University of California San Diego Demonstrate the World's Fastest 28 GHz 5G Band, Bidirectional Phased-Array

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Record-setting 8 Gbps data rate achieved using bidirectional 64-element link with phased-array beam-pointing capabilities—supports applications in 5G, aerospace and defense

Highlights:

  • The demonstration made use of University of California (UC) San Diego transmit/receive phased-array chips with a noise figure less than 4.6 dB
  • Uses TowerJazz high-performance SiGe BiCMOS SBC18H3 process
  • Benefits from Keysight software and hardware for signal generation and analysis

SANTA ROSA, Calif., June 1, 2017

Mitsubishi Electric, Nokia Bell Labs, UCSD develop first ultra-fast GaN envelope-tracking power amplifier for next-gen wireless base stations

Friday, May 19, 2017

High-speed operation of envelope-tracking power amplifier will help reduce energy consumption of next-generation wireless base stations

Pages