Research and Innovation

Pius Cheung
July 18

New Wings videos highlight some of the UO's latest research

Talks on obesity and autonomous vehicles are included, along with a percussion performance
Student researcher
July 16

UO undergraduates awarded summer research fellowships

Many of the recipients will work with faculty mentors to continue science and scholarship
Illustration of a flooded urban area
July 16

Rising seas threaten coastal internet infrastructure, study says

UO computer scientist Ram Durairajan tells Montreal conference that impacts could be coming in just 15 years
Knight Campus rendering by DBOX
July 6

UO 2020: Fast Forward

Innovation, philanthropy, and changing student demographics are reshaping the university
Phil Washbourne
July 6

Pub talk will detail how zebrafish help autism research

In the lab of biologist Phil Washbourne, zebrafish are opening a new window on gene mutations
Native American students playing shinney
July 5

Early societies used games to prepare them for war, study finds

UO anthropologists dig through descriptions on early team sports to learn why they were played
UO physics professor Mike Raymer
July 4

UO researcher influences federal quantum physics legislation

Physics professor Michael Raymer is part of the effort to create a National Quantum Initiative
MRI brain scan
July 2

Revisions to federal human research regulations delayed

UO researchers face another 6-month wait on compliance with human subjects research rules
Gold nanoparticle illustration
July 2

Researchers find, and possibly fix, toxicity in nanomaterials

A change in mixing methods creates unexpected result, but a testing technique offers a solution
Sukari, an adolescent female bonobo, shares a frozen treat with infant Amelia at the Columbus zoo
June 18

Study of bonobos finds that day care pays off for the babysitters

A study by UO anthropologist Klaree Boose sheds light on how bonobos prepare for adulthood

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