Steckler Center for Responsible, Ethical, and Accessible Technology (CREATE)

UCI’s Steckler Center for Responsible, Ethical, and Accessible Technology (CREATE) was established in 2020 through a generous gift from Vincent (BS ’80) and Amanda Steckler. We promote research and education into the challenges of creating technological futures that produce positive change in the world, focused on principles of equity, accountability, and care. Based in the…

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Laboratory for Ubiquitous Computing and Interaction (LUCI)

LUCI, the Laboratory for Ubiquitous Computing and Interaction, serves as a focal point for research that follows from this vision. Our group of researchers are interested in the challenges of designing, using, and understanding the elements of a ubiquitous computing world. Some of these different facets include computing in the face of mobile computers and…

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Institute for Software Research

ISR’s mission is to advance knowledge surrounding software and socio-technical systems by fostering innovative basic and applied research. ISR is dedicated to: fostering innovative basic and applied research in software and socio-technical systems; working with established companies, start-ups, government agencies, and standards bodies to develop and transition the technologies to widespread and practical application; educating…

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Center for Machine Learning and Intelligent Systems

Research in the fields of machine learning and intelligent systems addresses the fundamental problem of developing computer algorithms that can harness the vast amounts of digital data available in the 21st century and then use this data in an intelligent way to solve a variety of real-world problems. Examples of research activities in the Center…

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Center for Emergency Response Technologies

The goal of the center is new and innovative technology research. The focus will be on how technology will improve emergency response. At the system level: robust systems, resiliency in extreme situations. At the Information level: convert large-scale, multi-modal information into actionable information upon which decisions can be made. A layer of social science research…

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Center for Algorithms and Theory of Computation

The goal of research in theoretical computer science is to produce results, supported by rigorous proof, about problems dealing with computers and their applications. The questions to be investigated are often motivated by practical problems, but the goal of understanding the fundamental structure of the problem is often as important as producing a solution of…

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Center for Organizational Research (COR)

The Center for Organizational Research (COR) facilitates research on organizations by connecting scholars from many different disciplines, providing a focal point and common meeting ground for scholars and practitioners, creating a venue for and financial support for developing collaborative research projects, and offering educational and financial resources for students.

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Connected Learning Lab (CLL)

The UCI Connected Learning Lab (CLL), a provisional ORU, studies, designs, and develops new learning technologies and collaborations to foster equity, innovation, and learner-centered education.

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Center for Embedded and Cyber-physical Systems (CECS)

CECS is a premier research organization focusing on research and educational aspects related to embedded systems under the directorship of Prof. Fadi Kurdahi. With applications ranging from green technology to information appliances, network and wireless communication, robotics, medical devices, smart homes for the elderly and disabled, automotive, rail and aviation technology sectors –they are changing…

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