December 15, 2012
We are proud to announce that the LifeChips IGERT program has received a Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) award from the US Department of Education. The GAANN program provides grants to academic departments and programs of institutions of higher education to support graduate fellowships for students with excellent academic records. Grants are awarded to programs and institutions to sustain and enhance the capacity for teaching and research in areas of national need. Congratulations to following the 2012/2013 GAANN recipients:
May 10, 2012
IGERT 2012 Video & Poster Competition (May 22nd-May 25th). IGERT-LifeChips Fellow Trisha Westerhof presents her work is entitled,
“The Micropallet Array: A Novel Nanotechnology to Characterize Tumor Cellular Profiles and Enable Single Cell Analyses of Rare Tumor Cell Subsets.”
May 01, 2012
Trainees: join the IGERT annual meeting from your desk! Portions of the annual meeting in Washington, DC, will be live video streamed on igert.org 5/31/12 – 6/1/12!
February 13, 2012
3rd International Symposium on LifeChips featured as a Highlight on the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology website.
January, 30, 2012
Commitment to service fuels innovative research into early cancer detection LifeChips Professor Philip Collins
January 27, 2012
IGERT-LifeChips faculty member, H. Wickramasinghe has been awarded a three-year, $1 million grant by the W.M. Keck Foundation to develop new equipment for the analysis of messenger ribonucleic acid levels in space and time within a living cell.
December 22, 2011
ARCS Foundation Honors IGERT-LifeChips Fellow Sara Saedinia
October 17, 2011
Cardiovascular researchers create tiny, functional blood vessels LifeChips Professor Steven George
May 2, 2011
Call for Proposal Announcement: Collaboration Initiation Grant for preliminary research. Sponsored by INRF and Calit2. Submissions Due: May 31, 2011
March 21, 2011
UCI’s MicroSystems Laboratory Featured in IEEE Spectrum Magazine LifeChips Professor Andrei Shkel
Engineering Student Council Honors 10 at Annual Awards Banquet LifeChips Professors Steven C. George & John LaRue
March 1, 2011
Two Samueli School Professors Named IEEE Fellows LifeChips Professor Fan-Gang ZengLaRue