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Looking at Nevada Researchers Through a Microscope

Currently when chemists look at a nano-agglomerates through a microscope they are only able to see the nano-agglomerates in two dimensions. Because of this, researchers must make some sort of assumption as to the depth of the nano-agglomerates. As with most anything … Continue reading

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Charting UNR’s future: Pressure is on university to commercialize research

As University of Nevada, Reno President Marc Johnson pondered the future of the state’s oldest campus, he recalled how his grandfather peeled apples. “When I was a kid, my grandfather lived with us, and every once in a while he … Continue reading

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From the lab to the real world

Tom Kozel has been studying fungal meningitis for years. It seemed like a rare disease until the Centers for Disease Control did some calculations and found it was killing about 500,000 people a year in Africa. This prompted Kozel and … Continue reading

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Technology transfer puts research to work and to market

One of the key ways that higher education can engage the business community and contribute to economic development in Nevada is by helping technology developed through research reach the public and the marketplace. Gov. Brian Sandoval’s recently released economic development … Continue reading

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University of Nevada, Reno research office adds key personnel to technology transfer office

RENO, Nev. – The University of Nevada, Reno Office of Research has added Dan Langford as Manager of Industry Partnerships for the Technology Transfer Office. more…

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Program matches researchers, industry to develop new technologies for Nevada

With its new Industry/Faculty Partnering Clinic, the Technology Transfer Office for the University of Nevada, Reno and DRI is engaging the community in the work of scientists to help develop new technologies for Nevada. The new clinic is one of … Continue reading

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