Topic: Research

Picture of speakers at Clean Energy Summit
Research | August 29, 2009
Experts in renewable energy from around the world came to campus to discuss research and policy matters.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | August 29, 2009
The data compiled on over 11,000 students will be used to improve the health and academic success of children across the state.
Research | July 23, 2009
Psychology professor Marta Meana appears on The Oprah Winfrey Show and discusses what ignites desire in women.
Tom Wright poses in front of a map
Research | July 22, 2009
History professor Thomas Wright explores government repression in Latin America in his award-winning book.
Research | July 22, 2009
Researchers find that artificial turf temperatures may be too hot for summer fun.
Research | July 22, 2009
Contrary to what you may think, stretching before you play or work out could actually reduce your athletic performance. Find out why.
Research | July 22, 2009
UNLV's program tracks the health of Nevada kindergartners to help school district officials provide the resources needed to ensure kids are healthy.
Research | July 22, 2009
A life sciences doctoral student is exploring the habitat choices of speckled rattlesnakes in the Mojave Desert. This research will help hikers avoid them during hiking season and improve conservation efforts for the desert serpents.
seismograph display
Research | July 22, 2009
UNLV geoscientists are shaking things up with a new 3-D model showing how the Las Vegas Valley will respond to earthquakes. The model will help officials and planners design safer buildings and improve disaster relief plans.
solar array
Research | July 22, 2009
UNLV is going big and thinking small as it moves to the forefront of solar energy research. The UNLV Center for Energy Research has installed the world’s most powerful solar energy generator while a UNLV chemist is working to expand solar cell technology.
Research | April 21, 2009
Architecture School’s think tank overhauls military threat training facility.
Research | April 21, 2009
Study examines the impact of that online access is having on gambling addicts.