ME Chair David Dornfeld named Faculty Director of the Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation

Monday, August 17, 2015

Congratulations to our department chair, ME Professor David Dornfeld, on being named the faculty director of the new Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation!  S. Shankar Sastry, dean of engineering at Berkeley, calls Professor Dornfeld "that rare individual who can work at the intersection of technology design, manufacturability and real-world impact to spark creative problem-solving and innovation." The Institute, our new next-door neighbors, will open its doors on Thursday, August 20, 2015. 


To read more about Professor Dornfeld's new appointment, and the Jacobs Institute, please click here.