February 25, 2019
Ph.D. student, Morgan Funderburk, was recently selected to participate in several prestigious events and programs. Congrats Morgan!
- California Council of Science and Technology (CCST) California Science Translators Showcase Showcase
- PREEMPTIVE Costa Rica Advanced Studies Institute
- Los Alamos National Lab (LANL) Science of Signatures Advanced Studies Institute
December 7, 2018
M.S. student, Julie Mancini, publishes Science Advances paper titled "Field Responsive Mechanical Metamaterials," Her artwork was also featured on the December 2018 cover of the journal. This work is being featured by IEEE Spectrum.
October 12, 2018
The ARMOR Lab welcomes our newest members: Materials Science & Engineering Ph.D. student, Yujin Park, who received her M.S. from Pusan National University (South Korea), as well as Structural Engineering M.S. students, Yun-An Lin, who received her B.S. from National Chiao Tung University, and Matthew Gerdes, who received his B.S. from CSU Northridge. Welcome Yujin, Ann, and Matt!
September 12, 2018
Ph.D. Candidate Bo Mi Lee was awarded with the ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures & Intelligent Systems (ASME) Best Symposium Paper in Structural Health Monitoring for her work on Nanocomposite Electrical Time-Domain Reflectometry. Congratulations Bo Mi!
August 18, 2018
Congratulations to M.S. student Gianmarco Vella who was selected as a Gordon Engineering Leadership Program Scholar. Over a one year period, Scholars learn the principles, theory, attitudes and skill sets required to be an engineering leader through a progressive education, training and practice program.
August 5, 2018
Ph.D. Candidate Long Wang participated in the 2018 Asian-Pacific-Euro Summer School (APESS) on Smart Structures Technology and was awarded the Best Presenter Award during the final competition. APESS provides lectures and hands-on experience on structural dynamics and control, smart structures technology, and structural health monitoring.
July 12, 2018
Prof. Ken Loh is honored with the 2018 Structural Health Monitoring Person-of-the-Year Award. This award was announced at the European Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring (Manchester, UK). The award states that the "Person-of-the-Year should have made an outstanding contribution to the field of SHM that will benefit society."
July 1, 2018
Prof. Ken Loh is promoted to Professor and Vice Chair in the Department of Structural Engineering at UC San Diego.
June 28 to July 1, 2018
Ph.D. Candidates Sumit Gupta and Long Wang, along with Prof. Ken Loh, participated in the inaugural Innovation Fair as part of the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) Naval Exercise in Honolulu, HI. They showcased their Office of Naval Research projects and each hosted a booth with live demonstrations of new technologies for warfighter protection.