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Robot-Assisted Precision Irrigation Delivery (RAPID for short)
A unique, interdisciplinary team of exceptional faculty and students are bringing artificial intelligence and robotics to croplands in the Valley, developing game-changing advancements in water conservation and sustainable farming.
20th Annual UC Systemwide Bioengineering Symposium | June 27, 2019
The UC Systemwide Bioengineering Symposium is an annual event where faculty, staff members and students from bioengineering/biomedical engineering departments at all 10 campuses come together to share the latest ideas in biomedical engineering research.
Innovate to Grow | May 17, 2019
Student Innovations
Engineering seniors engage with industry on design projects gaining experiential learning along the way
Sustainability & Renewable Energy
Sustainability is in our DNA - explore the myriad of research we do in the San Joaquin Valley.

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Everyone is invited to cheer on the campus’s Grad Slam semi-finalists as they present their research talks from 1-4 p.m. April 18 in the California Room.
April 16, 2019

UC Merced’s Graduate Division will host its Grad Slam competition on April 18 with graduate scholars presenting on topics ranging from Valley Fever immune response and antibiotic resistance to...

April 16, 2019
The Central Valley is at the frontier of the agtech industry, and UC Merced is paving the way through precision agriculture and climate change research, all while preparing our talented students for...
April 9, 2019

Each year, only two ASM International/SAMPE scholarships are awarded to students throughout northern California. This year, UC Merced junior John Misiaszek is one of them. Misiaszek conducts...

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Events and Happenings


Science and Engineering Building 2, 224

The CCBM hosts Theresa Oehmke for a Science for Humanity Series session. Through her talk entitled "From the Pool to the Ocean: One Girl’s Path to...

Leo and Dottie Kolligian Library, KL 360

PLOS One Editor-in-Chief Joerg Heber will visit UC Merced on Monday, April 29, for a talk and panel discussion. Anyone with an interest in open...

UC Merced Campus, Various: COB1, COB2, Gym

Innovate to Grow is the annual showcase of UC Merced student ingenuity and entrepreneurship. Register at Schedule: http://bit...

UC Merced Campus

20th Annual UC Systemwide Bioengineering Symposium - June 27, 2019 The UC Systemwide Bioengineering Symposium is an annual event where...




Ranked 134th Best Graduate Engineering Program


Women make up 20% of Undergraduate Engineering Students


Number of Early Career Award Recipients


Ranked 85th Best Environmental Engineering Program

University of California Television (UCTV)


How researchers at UC Merced are developing a better understanding of the three sources of water upon which California depends in order to adapt to the effects of environmental changes and make better use of this most precious of our natural resources.
Series: "Sustainable California" [Show ID: 32342]