Knight Campus

Raghu Parthasarathy in his lab
October 5

UO biophysicist named a fellow of the American Physical Society

Raghu Parthasarathy is selected for his work on gut bacteria and membrane biophysics
Doctor looking at spinal x-ray
August 31

Altered enzyme offers hope for spinal injury and stroke

Project co-led by a Knight Campus scientist delivers stability to a natural protein
Illustration of neurons
August 27

UO scientist unveils a 3D printed device to excite nerves

Knight Campus researcher Tim Gardner and colleagues tested a 'nanoclip' in songbirds
Man with foot in cast
August 21

UO-led study helps guide physical therapy after injuries

Knight Campus director leads team studying blood vessel growth during recovery
Illustration of DNA helix
August 3

Knight Campus scientist boosts strength of genetic synthesis

Calin Plesa is improving a cheaper way to synthesize genes that he helped create at UCLA
Adrian Bubie in lab
June 29

Knight Campus alum adapting cancer research to COVID-19

Adrian Bubie serves as a bioinformatician at the Icahn School of Medicine in New York
A singing canary
June 18

Birdsong offers clues to the workings of short-term memory

Work by a Knight Campus scientist could spur advances in AI and disease therapies
Balamurali K. Ambati
April 8

Highly regarded scientist, eye surgeon joins UO Knight Campus

Balamurali K. Ambati also became the world's youngest doctor at age 17
Students doing coffee experiment
April 3

Knight program shows there’s science brewing in every cup

A class on how to design experiments used coffee to help teach the scientific method
Kathleen Hall Jamieson
March 2

Communication researcher to discuss trust in science and elections

Kathleen Hall Jamieson, co-founder of, will speak March 11 in the EMU