The Institute for Energy Efficiency

The Institute for Energy Efficiency

UC Santa Barbara's Institute for Energy Efficiency (IEE) is a world leader in developing breakthrough technologies that substantially save energy while advancing the standard of living worldwide. IEE’s award-winning research has been the foundation for numerous energy-saving innovations including bright and energy-saving white light LED lighting, more energy-efficient data-center communications and interconnects, and software that reduces energy usage in buildings worldwide.


  • Apr 29, 2021
    Joseph Incandela, professor of physics at UC Santa Barbara and the campus’s vice chancellor for research, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He joins more than 250 other new fellows and... read more »
  • Apr 29, 2021
    California is a leader when it comes to environmental stewardship, with a history of being the first to implement ambitious air quality measures that stretches back to the 1940s. That still holds true in the 2020s, with what... read more »
  • Apr 22, 2021
    President Joe Biden is pledging to reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by 50% to 52% by 2030, in the latest push by the administration to aggressively combat climate change. The target, announced Thursday, more than doubles... read more »


Jun 3

Dr. Galan Moody - Quantum Computing with Light

Thursday  |  4:00pm
Virtual Zoom Event


Vladimir Stojanovic