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MacArthur Chairs

They rotate among the UC campuses, and UC Davis is getting two — one of which goes to history professor Chuck Walker


Niels Grønbech-Jensen leads statewide program


Ron Mangun named Radboud Excellence Initiative professor

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‘Cool’ conservation: UC Davis saves 61 million gallons of water a year

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The University of California, Davis, will reap savings of 61 million gallons of potable water annually thanks to the implementation this month of a new process in the Davis campus’s cooling system. The saved water amounts to about 9 percent of the campus’s total potable water use for a year.…

Food engineer named World Agriculture Prize laureate

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R. Paul Singh, a distinguished professor emeritus who has held dual appointments in the departments of Biological and Agricultural Engineering and of Food Science and Technology at the University of California, Davis, has been named as the 2015 Global Confederation for Higher Education Associations…