Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering News
The College of Engineering provides students a solid foundation in several engineering disciplines for a successful career in engineering and computer science.
Current Engineering News
Where to start? At UNLV’s annual GenCyber Camp.
Faculty from engineering and education team up to teach girls coding, robotics and confidence.
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First-of-its-kind device developed by UNLV for International Space Station experiment will test microgravity and Earth differences in growth and treatment of oral bacteria.
A collection of news stories highlighting remembrance, recovery, and progress at UNLV.
Engineering In The News
As the saying goes, the sky is the limit. This is true for scientists conducting the first oral health experiment in space to investigate the growth and response of oral bacteria to treatment agents in zero gravity.
Researchers from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas’ (UNLV) Colleges of Engineering and Dental Medicine have partnered with NASA and toothpaste brand Colgate to determine the effectiveness of oral health products in space.
Earlier this month a rocket supplying the International Space Station carried oral bacteria and saliva gleaned from the mouths of 30 UNLV dental clinic patients.
UNLV hosts an all-girl robotics summer camp to encourage girls to pursue a career in the STEM field.
Toothpaste ads promise smiles that are out of this world. Now UNLV is assisting Colgate-Palmolive to put that claim to the test.
As the saying goes, "the sky is the limit". This is true for scientists conducting the first oral health experiment in space to evaluate the growth and response of oral bacteria to the agents being treated in zero gravity.