California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology ( Calit2 )


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About California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology

The U.S. -- and California in particular -- have long held sway as the world’s innovation leaders. But, given the rapidly changing nature of the world and emergence of the global economy, they are in danger of losing the competitive edge they’ve had.
Significantly, this new economy is being fueled by exciting scientific developments arising out of basic research in nanotechnology, life sciences, information technology, and telecommunications. And these disciplinary areas are creating a spiral vortex, interpenetrating and changing each other as they themselves change. This is where the opportunity to stay competitive lies.
Giving the changing climate of competitiveness, the University of California has leveraged its strong research and technical capabilities to create a secret weapon: the California Institutes for Science and Innovation (Cal ISIs), which have the ability to drive innovation.

Calit2 press release, blog etc

03/27/2018 - 17:07 San Diego, Korea Team Up to Tackle Transportation
03/22/2018 - 16:05 A Wearable System to Monitor the Stomach's Activity Throughout the Day
03/19/2018 - 15:10 Local Entrepreneur Donates $225K for UC San Diego Effort to Document Ancient Underwater Cave
03/02/2018 - 12:28 A Campus Hub for Data Science
02/28/2018 - 14:12 Transitioning into Research and Internships
02/21/2018 - 16:37 Chancellor's Research Excellence Scholars Program Launches 175 Student-Research Projects
02/20/2018 - 16:19 CENIC Recognizes Technology Projects to Combat California Wildfires
02/15/2018 - 14:52 Using Science and Humanities to Step Back in Time
02/13/2018 - 14:15 UC San Diego innovator in data storage technologies elected to National Academy of Engineering
02/08/2018 - 17:26 The Medical Device Landscape
02/06/2018 - 11:29 QI Researchers, Technology Featured in New National Geographic Documentary on Maya 'Megalopolis'
01/29/2018 - 17:34 Launching edX Online MicroMasters in Algorithms and Data Structures
01/26/2018 - 17:27 Author Cory Doctorow to Speak at UC San Diego on Scarcity, Abundance and the Finite Planet
01/25/2018 - 14:41 Cross-disciplinary Dance Performance and Installation Explores Oceanic Timescapes
01/24/2018 - 21:10 UC San Diego Think Tank Addresses Sexual Violence Prevention In and Through Sport
01/22/2018 - 16:26 New Algorithm Identifies Ten Times More Naturally Occurring Antibiotics than All Previous Studies
01/22/2018 - 15:34 Researchers Develop New Thin Transparent and Lightweight Touchscreen Pressure Sensor Arrays
01/16/2018 - 16:01 Drone Research Takes Flight at UC San Diego