BCOE's affiliated research centers each have a unique focus and specialize in areas of futuristic studies that are relevant to our core research areas. They enhance the college’s capabilities by addressing some of today's most important engineering problems and creating valuable opportunities for students to prepare for their own careers of discovery.


Center for Bioengineering Research (CBR)

College of Engineering-Center for Environmental Research and Technology (CE-CERT)

Southern California Initiative for Solar Energy (SC-RISE)

Winston Chung Global Energy Center (WCGEC)

Center for Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE)

Center for Research in Intelligent Systems (CRIS)

Center for Ubiquitous Communication by Light (UC-LIGHT)

Phonon Optimized Engineered Materials (POEM)

Center for Advanced Neuroimaging (UCR CAN)