Research and Innovation

Hawai’i’s Kiīlauea volcano
October 25

Volcanologist jams to the beat of the Earth's drummer

Leif Karlstrom's Volcano Listening Project creates music taken from eruption data
Colonies of bacteria in a zebrafish gut
October 24

Low-dose antibiotic alters bacteria behavior in zebrafish gut

UO team finds why common antibiotics cause drops in gut bacterial populations
Images of a nebula and neuron
October 21

A new initiative, ArtSci Oregon, celebrates science as art

A trio of UO researchers created the program to help explain research to a broad audience
Leslie Leve
October 21

Multiyear research awards, grants rose 70 percent in 2018-19

Overall, the university brought in $3 milllion more than last year in grants and contracts
Jim Hutchison
October 18

Hutchison named to new leadership role at Knight Campus

The chemistry professor will oversee all research and academic matters at the campus
NEH workshop
October 18

Research Development Services pairs faculty with funders

The unit supports faculty members and researchers in funding and development efforts
Doctoral students David Miller (left) and Andrew Blaikie
October 17

Discovery leads to ultrasensitive way to measure light

The work in Benjamín Alemán's lab could help advance astronomy and medical imaging
October 15

UO prof heads project to help people adapt to wildfire risks

Landscape architect Bart Johnson is guiding an NSF-funded project in the Intermountain West
A small ion-trapping device designed by David Allcock at NIST
October 11

UO's new quantum scientist aims to get qubits talking

David Allcock is bringing research he started at a national institute to a new UO physics lab
Illustration of a tiny electrode tip
October 10

UO microscope points to more efficient solar fuels devices

Researchers in Shannon Boettcher’s lab show that catalyst particles work better as they get smaller