Topic: research

UNLV geoscientist Arya Udry sits in front of her microscope in her office
Research | December 21, 2020
Udry is one of just 13 scientists added to NASA’s Participating Scientist Program and will help the Perseverance Rover to recognize magmatic rocks; becomes second UNLV professor on Mars 2020 science team.
UNLV researcher Edwin Oh holds a pipette in his lab on campus
Research | November 20, 2020
UNLV researcher Edwin Oh and collaborators implement wastewater surveillance programs to supplement coronavirus contact tracing efforts, help prevent outbreaks.
Research | November 16, 2020
UNLV, UNR team up to help tech entrepreneurs earn federal funds for early-stage business development.
woman smiling
Research | October 6, 2020
Brookings Mountain West and The Lincy Institute student researchers embrace remote learning and engage in public policy research to benefit UNLV and the region.
student walking down stairs decorated with balloons
People | September 9, 2020
Justin Bauzon and co-authors explore potential effectiveness of repurposing drugs to combat the degenerative disease.
upclose shot of man with sensors on his head
Research | August 7, 2020
Alumnus Andrew Nordin develops technique that provides clearest view yet of how the brain responds to obstacles when people are walking or running.
An image of Lake Mead and mountains in the background
Research | July 22, 2020
New study from UNLV climate scientist Matthew Lachniet links Arctic and tropical Pacific warming to ancient climate records, providing parallels to today.
Two women stand in front of an image of a Martian rover
Research | May 19, 2020
Pair of geoscience professors at the forefront of UNLV’s contributions to Mars exploration, but plenty more academics are involved in the Red Planet.
Woman talking to man in front of academic research poster
Campus News | January 24, 2020
Best Teaching Practices Expo showcases their research, tools, and technology.
UNLV students playing esports games at Black Fire Innovation
Business and Community | January 23, 2020
Gardner Company, UNLV, and Caesars Entertainment launch new era for research and innovation in Southern Nevada.
A portrait of Jefferson Kinney in front of a brain scan.
Research | December 4, 2019
UNLV’s new Department of Brain Health leads interdisciplinary effort to answer tough questions about traumatic brain injury.
Picture of an entrance door to a UNLV Medicine office.
Research | December 2, 2019
New study links daily marijuana use to adverse fetal health outcomes.