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California has given away rights to far more water than it has

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California has allocated five times more surface water than the state actually has, making it hard for regulators to tell whose supplies should be cut during a drought, University of California researchers reported. The scientists said California’s water-rights regulator, the State Water…

Why the hydrogen fuel cell vehicle rollout may now succeed

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A convergence of factors is propelling a market rollout of the hydrogen fuel cell vehicle, according to a new study from the Institute of Transportation Studies at the University of California, Davis. A key to hydrogen’s potential success is a new smart solution that clusters hydrogen fuel…

State of the Lake: High (tech) and dry at Tahoe

Lowering a white disk off a boat and into Lake Tahoe’s blue waters was once the most widely used indicator of the lake’s clarity and health. Today, the Secchi disk is still an important tool, but 46 years after the University of California, Davis, first began continuous monitoring of Lake…

New UC Davis program helps to bridge gap between research and market

Four University of California, Davis, researchers have been given $50,000 each in the inaugural year of a competitive grant program aimed at facilitating the conversion of technology generated from university research into commercial applications. The UC Davis Science Translation and Innovative…

Student engineering showcase: Aircraft to musical stairs

Teams of UC Davis engineering students will showcase their senior year projects to industry experts and the campus community. More than 90 projects will be on display including fuel-efficient aircraft designs, medical technologies, chemical engineering prototypes, "musical stairs," and…