Academics and Research

Electric buses in a charging station
May 2

Law professor tackles climate change legislation in US Senate

Greg Dotson was chief counsel for the Committee on Environment and Public Works
Bumblebee on flower
April 29

Bringing back the bees, one burned forest at a time

Biologist Lauren Ponisio has a plan to help the pivotal pollinators in the Pacific Northwest
Scanning electron microscope at UO
April 27

See how quantum 'weirdness' is improving electron microscopes

New techniques can give up-close views without damaging samples, UO research shows
Scene from Understood Video that explores timbre
April 25

The latest 'Understood' video delves into a musical mystery

Zachary Wallmark explains timbre, a quality that can make music unique for listeners
Library building at Ukrainian Catholic University
April 22

As bombs fall in Lviv, prof fears for campus he helped build

Architect Gerald Gast and grad students continue work on Ukrainian Catholic University
Students planting native flowers
April 20

UO's Environment Initiative puts the Earth first every day

Earth Day highlights the many environmental fields, research and activities on campus
Bryna Goodman, Kenneth Helphand, Annelise Heinz
April 18

Three from UO named Oregon Book Award finalists

Books from historians Bryna Goodman, Annelise Heinz and architecture prof Kenneth Helphand are in the running
Neurons stained magenta and green
April 13

A 'social' gene in fish could contain new clues to autism

Fish with a mutation in the gene aren’t as interested in other fish, new research shows
Circuit board with padlock image
April 11

UO cybersecurity researchers help protect the internet

Guarding the online world is a growing emphasis in the computer science department
Human eye with circuits in iris
April 8

Bio-inspired technology could one day lead to a bionic eye

Electrodes shaped like fractals connect better to neurons, UO research shows