Recent International Agreements and MOUs

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28 Agreements Found!

Region Country Campus Unit Start Date Details
South America Brazil Jacobs School of Engineering 10/02/2017 International Institution: Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
Goals/Objectives: Cooperation in the field of renewable energy technologies, with the goal of furthering collaboration in scientific research and higher education.
Contact: Carlos Coimbra; ccoimbra@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 10/02/2017 - 10/01/2022
Asia South Korea Jacobs School of Engineering 10/25/2017 International Institution: Korea Electronics Technology Institute
Goals/Objectives: Cooperation in research and academic exchanges in fields of common interest, including advanced technologies.
Contact: Truong Nguyen; tqn001@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 10/25/2017 - 10/24/2020
North America Mexico School of Global Policy and Strategy 10/13/2017 International Institution: Fundacion Mexicana Para la Educacion, la Tecnologia y la Ciencia, A.C. (FUNED)
Goals/Objectives: Formalize the framework and mechanisms to establish the GPS-FUNED Joint Fellowship, with the aim of awarding fellowships to Mexican students interested in pursuing two-year, full-time masters programs in the fields of economics, international relations, public administration, political science, management, business administration, and public policy.
Contact: Peter Cowhey; pcowhey@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 10/13/2017 - 10/12/2022
Central America Costa Rica Anthropology, Division of Social Sciences, Global Health Program 10/31/2017 International Institution: Interamerican Center for Global Health
Goals/Objectives: Further shared goals in quality education and research, and promote collaboration between faculty and students, including in a field school setting.
Contact: Thomas Csordas; tcsordas@ucsd.edu, ,
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 10/31/2017 - 10/30/2027
Europe Italy Division of Arts and Humanities, Qualcomm Institute, Center of Interdisciplinary Science for Art, Architecture, and Archaeology 11/09/2017 International Institution: Politecnico di Torino
Goals/Objectives: Cooperation in fields of cultural heritage engineering, including diagnostic imaging and analytics diagnostics, to further methodologies for analyzing, safeguarding and documenting cultural heritage sites, artifacts, surrounding landscapes, and associated educational outreach. Some proposed interactions include: collaborating on cultural heritage diagnostics, preservation research and documentation, including the "Turin 1911'' project; developing remote imaging and visual analytics capabilities; and exploring the creation of a field research site and field school.
Contact: Falko Kuester; fkuester@ucsd.edu, Cristina Della Coletta; cdellacoletta@ucsd.edu,
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 11/09/2017 - 11/08/2022
Africa Ethiopia Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences 10/23/2017 International Institution: Addis Ababa University
Goals/Objectives: Establish collaborations in research, training and capacity building in the area of therapeutic interventions, including medications, vaccines, diagnostics and behavioral interventions.
Contact: James McKerrow; jmckerrow@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 10/23/2017 - 10/22/2022
Asia China Institute of Engineering in Medicine 12/01/2017 International Institution: Zhejiang University
Goals/Objectives: Continue the summer research program, established in 2012, for high-achieving undergraduate students from Zhejiang University to participate in research activities at select UC San Diego laboratories.
Contact: Shu Chien; shuchien@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: Collaboration
Duration: 12/01/2017 - 11/30/2022
South America Brazil School of Global Policy and Strategy 12/06/2017 International Institution: Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
Goals/Objectives: Foster academic and research cooperation between the parties.
Contact: Peter Cowhey; pcowhey@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 12/06/2017 - 12/05/2022
Asia Japan Campuswide 01/10/2018 International Institution: National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Goals/Objectives: Cooperation in the field of computer science and technology, focused on the research, education, and application of scientific knowledge in artificial intelligence (Al), data intensive science and robotics. The parties envision developing collaborative infrastructure projects between UC's Pacific Research Platform (PRP) and AIST's AI Bridging Cloud Infrastructure.
Contact: Philip Papadopoulos; ppapadopoulos@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 01/10/2018 - 01/09/2023
Oceania Australia Campuswide 01/18/2018 International Institution: Monash University
Goals/Objectives: Build a mechanism for collaborative binational research, including and extending beyond the following fields: sleep neuroscience, obesity, cancer, computational biology, lymphocyte development and cancer cell signaling.
Contact: Sandra A. Brown; sandrabrown@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 01/18/2018 - 01/17/2023
South America Chile School of Global Policy and Strategy 01/17/2018 International Institution: Universidad de Chile
Goals/Objectives: Develop academic exchange and cooperation in education and research, including research projects in science and technology.
Contact: Gordon McCord; gmccord@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 01/17/2018 - 01/16/2023
Asia Japan Campuswide 01/19/2018 International Institution: Kyushu University
Goals/Objectives: Cooperation in education and research, including research projects in the fields of: plasma physics, controlled nuclear fusion, non-linear dynamics and turbulence, energy storage, microgrid and distributed energy resources, and fuel cells.
Contact: George Tynan; gtynan@eng.ucsd.edu, Farhat Beg; fbeg@ucsd.edu, Patrick Diamond; pdiamond@ucsd.edu, George Fuller; gfuller@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 01/19/2018 - 01/18/2023
Asia South Korea Jacobs School of Engineering 02/20/2018 International Institution: Kangwon National University
Goals/Objectives: Cooperation in the field of information technology, with the goal of training intelligent information technology to software specialists.
Contact: Truong Nguyen; tqn001@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 02/20/2018 - 02/19/2023
Asia South Korea Campuswide 03/01/2018 International Institution: Ulsan Metropolitan City,
Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology
Goals/Objectives: Cooperation in the fields of smart transportation, smart industry and technology to encourage government, academia and businesses from the representative regions to continue existing collaborations and pursue economic development opportunities.
Contact: Sujit Dey; sdey@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 03/01/2018 - 02/28/2023
South America Argentina Scripps Institution of Oceanography 03/14/2018 International Institution: University of Buenos Aires
Goals/Objectives: To promote general collaboration efforts between institutions.
Contact: Martin Tresguerres; mtresguerres@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 03/14/2018 - 03/14/2023
Europe France Department of Linguistics 03/23/2018 International Institution: Universite Paris Diderot
Goals/Objectives: To form a research and training collaboration for faculty, scholars and graduate students.
Contact: Farrell Ackerman; fackerman@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 03/23/2018 - 03/22/2023
Asia China School of Global Policy and Strategy 03/07/2018 International Institution: Capital University of Economics and Business
Goals/Objectives: Set a framework to develop future collaborations and a long-term relationship, including short-term educational programs, academic exchanges and visits.
Contact: Peter Cowhey; pcowhey@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 03/07/2018 - 03/06/2023
Europe United Kingdom Campuswide 04/20/2018 International Institution: King's College London
Goals/Objectives: Cooperation in the fields of translational mathematics for biomedical research; cognitive problems of aging; and neurodevelopment across the life span.
Contact: Sandra A. Brown; sandrabrown@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 04/20/2018 - 04/19/2023
Europe Italy Division of Arts and Humanities 05/01/2018 International Institution: Università degli Studi di Firenze
Goals/Objectives: Cooperation in the fields of ancient history and classics, with the goal of strengthening academic and research collaborations.
Contact: Edward Watts; ewatts@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 05/01/2018 - 04/30/2023
North America Mexico Campuswide 05/11/2018 International Institution: El Colegio De La Frontera Norte A.C. (EL COLEF)
Goals/Objectives: Continue existing collaborative efforts and facilitate the development of new bilateral opportunities in research and higher education.
Contact: Rafael Fernandez de Castro Medina; raf011@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: Collaboration
Duration: 05/11/2018 - 05/10/2023
North America Mexico Campuswide 12/09/2017 International Institution: Universidad Autónoma de Baja California
Goals/Objectives: Establish a for-credit undergraduate exchange program through which students pay tuition to the home university and have tuition waived at the host university.
Contact: Olivia A. Graeve; ograeve@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: Collaboration
Duration: 12/09/2017 - 12/08/2022
Asia India Institute for Neural Computation, Swartz Center for Computational Neuroscience 03/01/2018 International Institution: Indian Institute of Information Technology Allahabad
Goals/Objectives: Define areas for joint fundamental, academic research, which may include the promotion, understanding and modeling of brain processing of stimulus, event perception and response; cognitive state changes; and the development of new tools.
Contact: , Tzyy-Ping Jung; tpjung@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 03/01/2018 - 02/28/2023
Asia Georgia Qualcomm Institute, Center for Cyber-Archaeology and Sustainability 05/22/2018 International Institution: Ilia State University
Goals/Objectives: Cooperation to carry out joint research projects in the fields of cultural heritage and environmental studies.
Contact: Thomas Levy; tlevy@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 05/22/2018 - 05/21/2023
Asia India Campuswide 12/08/2017 International Institution: Tata Institute for Genetics and Society
Goals/Objectives: Collaborate on research and training to solve some of India's most pressing problems and catalyze the development of scientific capacity in India. Specific focus areas include malaria, insect-borne diseases and other areas of health, science and social science.
Contact: Suresh Subramani; ssubramani@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: Collaboration
Duration: 12/08/2017 - 12/07/2022
Asia China Jacobs School of Engineering 06/15/2018 International Institution: Nanjing University
Goals/Objectives: Academic and research cooperation in the fields of physical science and engineering.
Contact: Zhaowei Liu; z4liu@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 06/15/2018 - 06/14/2023
North America Mexico Jacobs School of Engineering 06/18/2018 International Institution: Instituto Nacional de Astrofisica, Optica y Electronica (INAOE)
Goals/Objectives: Cooperation to form a strategic alliance for education and research, including the visits of faculty, scholars and graduate students to the partner institution.
Contact: Olivia A. Graeve; ograeve@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 06/18/2018 - 06/17/2023
Asia Vietnam Scripps Institution of Oceanography 05/29/2018 International Institution: Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
Goals/Objectives: Encourage cooperation in marine science including basic investigation, joint observations, and scientific research on issues of oceanography, meteorology, climate change impacts, ecology, and other relevant fields.
Contact: Eric Terrill; eterrill@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 05/29/2018 - 05/29/2023
Asia Taiwan Scripps Institution of Oceanography 11/20/2017 International Institution: National Museum of Marine Biology & Aquarium,
National Sun Yat-sen University
Goals/Objectives: Research cooperation in marine biodiversity; symbiotic relationships between coral and zoocanthellae; breeding and aquaculture of coral reef species; and marine natural compounds.
Contact: Ronald Burton; rburton@ucsd.edu
Agreement Type: MOU
Duration: 11/20/2017 - 11/20/2022

28 Agreements Found!