We are funded by a range of federal and state agencies, and by private companies and individuals. To learn how you can support our research through Benefunder, please click here.


National Institutes of Health (NIH)

We are funded through the NIH through the Director's New Innovator Award number 1DP2EB022358-01. Please see a blog post on the NIH Director's Blog here.

AFOSR Logo.jpg

Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)

We have been supported by AFOSR through two grants. The first is the Young Investigator Program under award number FA9550-13-1-0156. The second is a grant under award number FA9550-16-1-0220. Special thanks to Program Directors Dr. Charles Lee and Kenneth Caster of the Organic Materials Chemistry Program. 

NSF logo.jpg

National Science Foundation (NSF)

We have received support from the NSF through the Broadening Research Initiation Grants in Engineering (BRIGE) program under award EEC-1341973. We have also received support from the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) to several students, including Suchol Savagatrup, Aliaksandr Zaretski, Daniel Rodriquez, and Julian Ramírez.

UCSD logo.jpg

University of California, San Diego (UCSD)

We have received support from UCSD in the form of startup funding and multiple awards made internally but with external support, including from the Hellman Foundation, the Department of Energy, and member companies of the Center for Wearable Sensors, including Cubic, Samsung, Sony, Honda, Dexcom, Qualcomm, and Corning.



We have received a generous gift from the B Quest Giving Fund made through Benefunder.