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Personalized sweat sensor reliably monitors blood glucose without finger pricks

May 10, 2021

Personalized sweat sensor reliably monitors blood glucose without finger pricks

UC San Diego engineers developed a device that could make it more convenient for people with diabetes to measure their blood glucose. The device can measure glucose in sweat with the touch of a fingertip, and then a personalized algorithm provides an accurate estimate of blood glucose levels. Full Story


This system helps robots better navigate emergency rooms

May 10, 2021

This system helps robots better navigate emergency rooms

Computer scientists at the University of California San Diego have developed a more accurate navigation system that will allow robots to better negotiate busy clinical environments in general and emergency departments more specifically.  The researchers have also developed a dataset of open source videos to help train robotic navigation systems in the future.    Full Story


Programs help Jacobs School undergraduates make the most of research experiences

May 6, 2021

Programs help Jacobs School undergraduates make the most of research experiences

University of California San Diego engineering and computer science undergraduates broaden their understanding of what it means to study engineering and computer science by getting involved in research. Full Story