Academics and Research

Nicki Swann talks with students in her human physiology lab
May 21

UO-led study finds angles in raw EEG data point to Parkinson’s

In Nicole Swann’s lab, a fresh analysis of unfiltered beta waves finds clues that may eventually help both diagnosis and treatment
Composite image of three undergraduate researchers
May 14

Symposium provides a stage for some extraordinary students

UO undergraduate researchers remain down-to-earth while conducting monumental research
Lane Transit District buses in the rain at Eugene Station
May 13

UO study finds income affects bus ridership in bad weather

College of Design’s Nicole Ngo studied how climate changes may affect public transportation
Biologist Willem Griffiths
May 10

A UO biologist is in his own fight against the dying of the light

Willem Griffiths has a rare genetic disease that, absent a breakthrough, will rob him of his sight
Zebrafish skin cells
May 9

New imaging tool is the latest contribution from Murdock trust

The advanced microscope is able to image live cells and will help advance genomics research
A teleconference lecture in the DREAM Lab.
May 6

New DREAM Lab offers space for digital scholarship, teaching

Large screens and videoconferencing technology are accessible in all spaces throughout the lab
Tim Gardner
May 6

Neuroengineer headlines new faculty hires at Knight Campus

Biology and biomedical engineering researcher Tim Gardner is joining the Knight Campus in summer
Bonobos with a captured duiker up in the trees in a Congo forest
April 30

UO team helps show bonobos and chimps both love meat

In the Congo, anthropologists find females control captured prey and share it share with others
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio talks with UO faculty membes and students
April 29

DeFazio talks transportation with UO students and researchers

Congressman sits down for wide-ranging talk on transportation issues and emerging trends
David Wineland working in a lab
April 29

UO’s Wineland wins inaugural Chinese quantum science award

New Micius Quantum Foundation honors the 2012 Nobel laureate for his experimental work with trapped ions