Topic: Research

Kepler-47
Research | February 3, 2017
Exoplanet discoveries have opened up brash new ways to think about the way systems operate in distant galaxies, and challenged how we approach own galactic neighborhood.
Tim Gauthier
Research | February 2, 2017
Liberal arts professor Tim Gauthier explores post-9/11 fiction to determine what these stories say about how the tragedy changed us.
Iglesias
Research | January 24, 2017
Eadington Lecture looks at how the rise of public relations helped push the casino industry out of its past and into a new era of legitimacy.
James Busser and Wen Chang
Research | January 19, 2017
James Busser and Wen Chang provide resorts with the insights they need to keep star employees.
President Len Jessup eating a piece of popcorn at the CES convention
Research | January 13, 2017
Three students culminated 10 months of hard work by representing UNLV at the Consumer Electronics Show with a better way to pop popcorn in the process.
researchers test drone
Research | December 28, 2016
UNLV researchers and inventors made national headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2016.
Georgiann Davis speaks at TEDxUNLV
Research | December 15, 2016
Georgiann Davis, intersex educator and advocate, seeks to inform the current sociopolitical discourse on the subject through her new book.
Shahram Latifi
Research | December 8, 2016
UNLV researcher pioneers new applications for quick, efficient and secure data management.
researchers test drone
Research | December 6, 2016
UNLV engineering faculty and students turned to the entertainment arena to carve out their unique research niche.
Paulo Pinheiro
Research | November 29, 2016
Survival rate stands nearly 5 percent below the national average for Southern Nevadans and is especially low for state's black and Filipina women.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | November 21, 2016
Breakthrough UNLV study shows major differences between the types of cancer and mortality rates of U.S.-born blacks versus those who emigrate from the Caribbean.
Las Vegas strip
Research | November 17, 2016
Chih-Chien Chen’s research explores why consumers ‘seal the deal’ on hotel rooms when they do.