Research and Innovation

Researcher Karl Mueller working on lab equipment at the PNNL
October 13

New agreement with national lab opens doors for UO scientists

The deal expands the partnership between the UO and the Pacific Northwest National Lab
UO doctoral student Dustin Carroll
October 11

UO study on Greenland's glaciers covered in Washington Post

Doctoral student Dustin Carroll finds that melting water from atop Greenland is taking an unexpected route into the ocean
Tasia Smith
October 7

Tasia Smith looks to build partnerships in new health cluster

Smith led collaborative interventions in Florida and the Bronx
Richard Hildreth and Alexandra Hoffman
October 4

UO study says poor communication hurts coast management

Law school researchers call for a collaborative council approach to better implement laws designed to assure ecosystem protections along the Oregon coast
Nichole Kelly of the UO's Health Promotion and Obesity Prevention Initiative
September 30

Nichole Kelly joins health cluster to improve eating behaviors

During the summer, the former NIH postdoctoral researcher met with community leaders in preparation to help tackle the issue of childhood obesity
Kyle Welch in the lab
September 28

In a UO lab, water takes on the consistency of wine

Research by Eric Corwin and doctoral student Kyle Welch may point the way to easily converting one material to take on different duties
Dennis Jenkins and Ed Davis of the Museum of Natural and Cultural History
September 27

UO scientists place extinct horse with humans in Paisley Caves

Fossils found in archaeological excavations at the Oregon caves are found to be a species of a small horse that went extinct in last ice age
Leslie Leve of the College of Education
September 22

UO has role in new national initiative on children's health

NIH chooses research led by Leslie Leve as part of an initiative to probe environmental influences on health from pregnancy to early adulthood
Roger Tsien
September 16

Roger Tsien, Nobel chemist and UO researcher, dies at 64

Tsien was a member of the UO's Institute of Neuroscience since 2015
University of Oregon
September 9

Research funding, proposal numbers up, VPRI reports

External funding was up 2 percent, to $117 million, last year

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