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Mar. 23, 2017

Chemistry grad Nancy Washton aims to get more girls into science in STEM-focused #SitWithMe campaign.

Mar. 21, 2017

University Forum lecture looks back 30 years to the first time anyone since the days of Queen Elizabeth I was able to see a supernova with the naked eye.

Mar. 8, 2017

Education policy experts explore how to grow interest among students in highly technical industries and what that means for Nevada’s economy.

Feb. 22, 2017

“Inquiry: The Art of Scientific Discovery” shows the beauty of science and the artistic side of even the most lab-bound of scientists.

Feb. 22, 2017

Zhaohuan Zhu is the first UNLV scientist to earn fellowship for early career scholars considered ‘next generation of scientific leaders.’

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The High Pressure Science and Engineering Center (HiPSEC) is supported by the DOE-NNSA Stewardship Science Academic Alliances. HiPSEC is based at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) and is a multidisciplinary research group consisting of faculty, staff and students of the Physics and Astronomy , Geoscience, Chemistry and Engineering Departments.