Research and Innovation

Top half of the cover of Oregon Quarterly fall 2016 issue
August 30

New Oregon Quarterly digs up the UO's hidden treasures

The fall issue looks archival gems, imaginary friends and more
Dave Sutherland's team at work on boat at Alaskan glacier
August 30

Glacial ice is a way of life for UO oceanographer

Dave Sutherland reels in a boatload of National Science Foundation grants, including one with Mark Carey to study glaciers in Antarctica
The College of Education's HEDCO Building at night
August 29

Faculty propel COE to external funding record

The 2015-16 total of $42.8 million is a 30 percent increase over last year
David Conover
August 26

New research VP brings an ocean of experience to the UO

David Conover, a marine scientist, also served as a director at the National Science Foundation
UO professor Esther Jacobson-Tepfer recording an image stone from the Turkic period in the valley of Postigiin Gol. (Photo: Gary Tepfer)
August 24

A hard place: UO professor finds beauty in Mongolian rock art

Esther Jacobson-Tepfer built a career researching and preserving ancient Asian rock art
David Conover
August 23

New VPRI to emphasize research communication

David Conover says UO 'cannot afford to keep our stories of discovery a secret'
Lauren Lanahan
August 16

Study highlights the domino effect of federal research funding

Business professor Lauren Lanahan finds that when federal agencies invest in research, more funds follow from states, nonprofits and industry
Jason Hubbard and Ulrich Mayr in MRI control room
August 15

UO team finds signs of pure altruism in the brain

Researchers also see influence of age as they combine personality measures, charitable-giving behavior, neural science and fMRI in a new study
Fish tanks in the UO's zebrafish lab
August 2

Researchers probe microbes and health at UO symposium

The two-day conference will focus on research using zebrafish and other models to understand human health
UO doctoral student Gwynne Mhuireach in the field
August 2

UO study finds what's in the air at Eugene's parks, parking lots

A pilot study of microbial communities in urban settings could point toward the need for green spaces in growing cities