Academics and Research

Collage of research photos
October 16

UO recorded nearly $115 million in research funding in 2016-17

Research and innovation at the University of Oregon continued to fuel the state’s economy in 2016-17, when the UO landed nearly $124 million in competitive g
Artist conception of neutron star collision
October 16

Stars collide, and UO scientists help track another cosmic first

A new ripple in spacetime offers tantalizing clues about the nature of the universe
Painting depicting African culture in Mexico
October 13

Workshop to explore African-American intellectual history

The mini-conference will be held Saturday, Oct. 21 in the EMU
Singers in church
October 13

Medieval mashup by UO prof inspires new ‘Da Vinci Code’ novel

Craig Phillips uses the famed naturalist's writings as the basis of a secular Mass
Student looking through microscope
October 12

Kickoff marks launch of new undergraduate research center

The event will be held Oct. 17 at 4 p.m. in Global Scholars Hall
The submarine USS Georgia
October 12

Submarine captain surfaces to study in UO online program

George Perez is getting an applied information management degree through UO Portland
Manju Bangalore
October 11

A physics major hopes to be the first Duck to set foot on Mars

A recent NASA intern, Manju Bangalore is using her time at the UO to plot a course for the stars
Photographing tide pools
October 10

Telling the story of climate change on the Oregon Coast

The SOJC’s Science & Memory initiative lets students use multimedia storytelling to explain complex science
Image shows a micrograph of a kidney affected by focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
September 28

Drug entering clinical trials has fingerprint of UO chemist

Bruce Branchaud helped to identify compounds work that might treat kidney and lung diseases
Test tubes
September 27

Research looks at the tensions that drove green chemistry

Differing ideas about the benefits helped the field grow rapidly, a new paper finds

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