Research and Innovation

Jun Li
September 23

UO launches new center and gains federal cyber research recognition

Center for Cyber Security and Privacy to lead way as the UO becomes a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Research.
September 17

Researcher awarded $3 million grant to help children learn math

Christian Doabler in the Center on Teaching and Learning will use the grant to develop Precision Mathematics for first- and second-graders.
T. Bettina Cornwell
September 16

Charity’s logo may influence perception of food in package

UO study suggests that both consumers and marketers need to be thoughtful about combinations and messaging.
UO researchers have pushed research funding up 4 pecent in the last year
September 15

UO scholars buck national trend to continue expanding research funding

Overall funding for research rose almost 4 percent last year, while federal funding alone - the largest category - rose 6.3 percent.
Kelly Sutherland of the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology
September 1

UO-led research suggests underwater vehicles with jellyfish propulsion

OIMB's Kelly Sutherland and colleagues detail how a colonial jelly uses multiple jets to move and turn rapidly, especially when seeking food.
Kelly Sutherland of the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology and Clark Honors College
September 1

Could tiny jellyfish propulsion drive design of new underwater craft?

University of Oregon oceanographer and colleagues detail how multiple jets guide jellies speedily through the water in search of prey.
Pranjal Mehta
August 27

UO trio among 270 scientists who tried to replicate psychology studies

Massive collaboration reveals that fewer than half of findings from 100 studies in psychological science could be reproduced.
Jennifer Freyd
August 21

New survey on sexual climate suggests more awareness of services is needed

Preliminary findings of 2015 survey of UO students are delivered to international summit as the UO continues steps to address the issues.
The view looking out from Fort Rock Cave
August 21

Archaeologists to return to Oregon's Fort Rock Cave

Using advancements in technology, researchers hope to learn more about the cave's history and solidify early conclusions of Luther Cressman.
Robot submarine Sentry fitted with SyPRID samplers
August 14

Into the deep with OIMB

UO scientists Craig Young and Kirsten Meyer appear on The Jefferson Exchange to talk about dives off the U.S. East Coast and New Zealand.

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