Research and Innovation

David Conover
February 3

Research VP affirms university support for global engagement

The UO is monitoring potential shifts in federal research policy
Allen Malony
February 2

Allen Malony receives Fulbright Distinguished Chair award

The computer science professor will do research and collaborate in France
Image shows a bipolar mitotic spindle functioning normally during early cell division
January 30

Never-give-up attitude pays off for research in UO lab

A fundamental advance in understanding cell division surfaces from a discovery made years ago
Richard Taylor
January 26

Magazine publishes book excerpt on work of UO physicist

Chapter of a book opens a window on what Richard Taylor saw, when a child, in artwork has been a driving force in his research
Neuroscientist David McCormick
January 26

UO lands top-flight brain scientist for two key research roles

David McCormick of Yale University also will be named a Presidential Chair
Frank Vignola and Peter Armstrong with the solar measuring device
January 20

UO tests new device that finds sunshine on cloudy days

Researcher from Abu Dhabi taps UO solar lab to test new method to capture wider range of sunlight
Image shows a baby looking at something with its mother
January 20

Quack Chats to explore what babies see in everyday life

Psychology professor Caitlin Fausey will describe three discoveries from her UO Learning Lab
Collage of images of projects from the architectural firms
January 18

Knight Campus will begin to take shape with selection of architects

Bora Architects of Portland and Ennead Architects of New York will design the buildings
A scene from the play “Salmon is Everything,”
January 13

VPRI announces new humanities and social sciences awards

The UO Foundation awards provide seed funding for innovative projects
Kelp growing under the Pacific Ocean near the Channel Islands
January 11

Erlandson's kelp highway featured in magazine story

Earth magazine explores present-day thinking by archaeologists about how and when the Americas were populated