Topic: Innovation 2011

Picture of researcher in desert
Research | January 3, 2012
UNLV ecologist Scott Abella says full recovery of desert ecosystems can take up to 65 years.
Portrait of Darrell Pepper
Research | November 1, 2011
An open mind and an eclectic orientation have led UNLV engineering professor Darrell Pepper to pursue widely varying and innovative research. What will the Harry Reid Silver State Research Award winner think of next?
Portrait of William Bauer
Research | November 1, 2011
William J. Bauer Jr., UNLV history professor and enrolled tribal member of the Round Valley Indian Tribes, tells the history of the people of the Round Valley Indian Reservation in their own words, painting a picture of cultural and socioeconomic perseverance.
Portrait of Barbara Cloud
Research | November 1, 2011
Before her passing, professor emerita of the Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies Barbara Cloud published her book chronicling the history of newspapers and print media in the frontier West and the role those publications played in the economic development of the region.
Portrait of Vik Sehdev
Research | November 1, 2011
Who says research is just for faculty? Meet six of the many UNLV students who know that research is the best way to learn their disciplines, build their skills, and change the world.
Portrait of Mark Muro
Research | November 1, 2011
Mark Muro of the Brookings Institution on the importance of research and development for a prosperous Nevada.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | September 9, 2011
Researchers from UNLV’s School of Dental Medicine will now look for possible causes in order to inform treatment and prevention initiatives.
Picture of Phil Satre
Research | August 29, 2011
The conference brought together speakers from across the country to discuss economic strategies for the state.
Portrait of Jean Cline
Research | August 29, 2011
UNLV researchers combined new and historical data to further understand the unique geology of Nevada’s gold deposits, which could help locate similar deposits in other areas of the world.
Portrait of Barbara St. Pierre Schneider
Research | August 29, 2011
The project aims to optimize the recovery time of soldiers injured in combat by studying the body’s immune response at high altitudes.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | August 29, 2011
The prestigious award recognizes the UNLV music professor’s outstanding accomplishments in his field.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | June 1, 2011
Discovery of a new element; dental issues among Nevada youth; a model on gold deposit formation; the effects of air transport on the injured; and the Regents’ Creative Activity Award winner.