UC Santa Barbara General CatalogUniversity of California, Santa Barbara

Engineering Research Centers

Center for Advanced Nitride Electronics
Director: Umesh Mishra
Engineering Science Building, Room 2215C
Telephone: (805) 893-3586

Center for Bio-Image Informatics
Director:  B.S. Manjunath
Harold Frank Hall, Room 3162
Telephone:  (805) 893-7112

Center for the Chemical Design of Materials
Director: Nicola Spaldin
Materials Research Laboratory, Room 3014
Telephone: (805) 893-7920

Center for Control, Dynamical
Systems and Computation

Director: Mustafa Khammash
Harold Frank Hall, Room 5119A
Telephone: (805) 893-7066

Center for Energy Efficient Materials
Director: John Bowers
College of Engineering
Telephone: (805) 893-8447

Center for Multifunctional Materials and Structures

Director: Anthony Evans
Engineering II, Room 2361
Telephone: (805) 893-7839

Center for Polymers and Organic Solids
Director: Guillermo Bazan
Broida Hall, Room 4417
Telephone:  (805) 893-2001

Center for Risk Studies and Safety
Director: Theofanis G. Theofanous
Engineering Research Center (ERC)
6740 Cortona Drive, Goleta, CA 93117
Telephone: (805) 893-4900

High Performance Composites Center

Director: Frank Zok,
Engineering II, Room 1355
Telephone: (805) 893-8232

Institute for Energy Efficiency
Director: John Bowers
College of Engineering
Telephone: (805) 893-4191

Institute for Multiscale Materials Studies-LANL
Director: George Homsy
Engineering Science Building, Room 3211
Telephone: (805) 893-2704

Interdisciplinary Center for Wide Band-Gap Semiconductors
Director: James Speck
Engineering Science Building, Room 3231
Telephone (805) 893-8462

Mitsubishi Chemical Center for Advanced Materials
Director: Glenn H. Fredrickson
Materials Research Laboratory, Room 3100
Telephone: (805) 893-7913

Semiconductor Research Corporation Nonclassical CMOS Research Center

Director: Mark Rodwell
Engineering Science Building, Room 2205F
Telephone: (805) 893-3244

Solid State Lighting and Energy Center
Co-Director: Shuji Nakamura
Co-Director: Steven DenBaars
Engineering Science Building, Room 3231
Telephone: (805) 893-5039

UCSB Nanofabrication Research Center

Director: Mark Rodwell
Engineering Science Building, Room 2205
Telephone: (805) 893-7989

National Research Centers


International Center for Materials Research
Director: Nicola Spaldin
Materials Research Laboratory, Room 3117C
Telephone: (805) 893-5850

Materials Research Laboratory
Director: Craig Hawker
Materials Research Laboratory, Room 2066
Telephone: (805) 893-7233

National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network
Director: Mark Rodwell
Engineering Science Building. Room 2205
Telephone: (805) 893-7989

Optoelectronics Technology Center

Director: Larry A. Coldren
3205 Engineering Sciences Building
Telephone: (805) 893-7104

Affiliated Centers

California Nanosystems Institute
Acting Director: David Awschalom
Elings Hall
Telephone: (805) 893-7510

Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies
Director: Frank Doyle
Associate Director: Scott Grafton
1209 Elings Hall
Telephone: (805) 893-7002

Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics

Director: David J. Gross
Kohn Hall
Telephone: (805) 893-4111