umayr

In the news: Representing UC Davis

UC Davis undergraute student Umayr Sufi is featured in the admissions brochure and university website. These features were done in order to highlight his passion for research and helping others – and is aimed at new students entering UC Davis.

In the news: UC World Food Challenge

Evaluating the use of hygroscopic salts to store and keep produce safe and fresh earned Umayr Sufi and his lab at UC Davis an award from the UC wide World Food Center challenge.

I <3 Viruses

In the “science is seren’diptous” series, we continue to look at the amazing systems in the world of biology. We go into viruses this time, exploring how they aren’t all bad, and can actually help a human survive.

The “good” part of cannabis

Is cannabis really bad? We explore properties that make it something good for our health.

Profit or Pleasure?

Should you consider profit vs non-profit in the science industry? We take a look at why you should.

The University behind Costco

Research ready : Transfer students shouldn’t have to wait to squeeze in research at the UC. Let’s empower California’s Community College system.

There is no “I” in eye – SIS

Check out why there is no “I’ in eye from columnist UMAYR SUFI’s The Aggie column – SIS.

Furan fun : holy microwave

On the pursuit of knowledge, Umayr Sufi posts an update to green chemistry research involving furan.