Partnerships/Affiliations 2017-01-25T09:05:13+00:00


Research thrives at UCSB. From nanotechnology to international studies, the campus is home to a variety of departments conducting outstanding research in a wide range of disciplines. Over half of all graduating seniors collaborate with faculty members on original research or creative projects.


Cornell is a privately endowed research university and a partner of the State University of New York. As the federal land-grant institution in New York State, we have a responsibility—unique within the Ivy League—to make contributions in all fields of knowledge in a manner that prioritizes public engagement to help improve the quality of life in our state, the nation, the world.

National Science Foundation

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 “to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense…”.

 NC Science, Technology & Innovation

The mission of the N.C. Office of Science, Technology & Innovation is to improve the economic well‐being and quality of life of all North Carolinians through advancing science, technology, and innovation.


IEEE is the world’s largest professional association for the advancement of technology whose core purpose is to foster technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity.


RFMW, Ltd is the premier pure play technical distributor of RF & Microwave semiconductors, connectors, and components for our customers and suppliers by providing component, value add, and design solutions through a focused technical sales and marketing organization.