Topic: Research

woman pointing at computer with man looking on.
Research | September 19, 2017
Through a new faculty-student mentorship program, a team of UNLV researchers is exploring how this piece of gear might help children with autism.
researcher in lab
Research | September 12, 2017
UNLV research efforts have consistently grown over its 60-year life span, setting us on track to someday becoming one of the premier research universities in the nation.
Robert Schill portrait
Research | September 2, 2017
UNLV engineer Robert Schill takes the guesswork out of deactivating explosive devices.
Robert Rippee portait
Research | September 2, 2017
UNLV International Gaming Institute’s Robert Rippee, Jennifer Roberts, and Brett Abarbanel take the lead in researching esports, a new trend that turns video-game playing into a spectator sport.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | September 2, 2017
The Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup awarded more than $55K in seed money to three UNLV teams for their health care, hospitality, and esports business ideas.
Cory Lampert and Silvia Southwick pose in front of a colorful data display
Research | September 2, 2017
Bad news for astronauts headed to Mars, breast cancer survival rates in Southern Nevada, the esports trend, and more.
Alyssa Crittenden portrait
Research | September 1, 2017
What do a heist thriller, the evolving human diet, water quality, consumer behavior, literature, and Mars have in common? All were the foundation of research awards UNLV faculty gar-nered this year.
Student Michelle Mata works at a Consumer Electronics Show booth
Research | September 1, 2017
For the first time in its history, UNLV exhibited at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which regularly attracts more than 175,000 techies from around the world.
senior Amber Turner and alumna Lisa Danielson
Research | September 1, 2017
UNLV geoscientists and students like undergraduate Amber Turner (left, with alumna Lisa Danielson) are studying our planet and others to understand the impacts humans are having on Earth and the possibilities of life beyond it.
Sepia tone photo of the U.N.L.V. campus with mountains and clouds in the background
Research | September 1, 2017
UNLV researchers work to brighten the future for Nevada, its neighbors, and beyond.
Indigenous women and girls cut fish at the Akulurak Jesuit mission boarding school summer fish camp in Alaska, circa late 1920s. (Jesuit Oregon Province Archives, Gonzaga University)
Research | September 1, 2017
Authors explore atomic testing, sexual harassment and discrimination in the workplace, and more.
Vlad Zhitny, Biology major, looks into a microscope in a laboratory.
Research | September 1, 2017
An annual accounting of research and economic development activity over the last fiscal year.