News and Announcements

2017 UNR concrete canoe team pose next to their canoe

Students win racing competition using concrete canoe that ruptured a few weeks prior

4/25/2017
Eleventh hour canoe repairs lead to winning streak during racing competition

Molecular Environmental Science Lab

Controlling antimicrobial contamination of soil and water with bacteria

4/19/2017
Environmental engineer Frank Yang wins awards with environmental contamination work

Students are shown how robots work by assistant researcher at the University of Nevada.

Washoe students participate in 14th annual Engineers Day hosted by the College of Engineering

4/14/2017
Interactive and informative demonstrations get local kids excited about a future in engineering

Two researchers pose in front of a fume hood.

Breakthrough year for NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program on campus

4/13/2017
Nine fellowships awarded to undergraduate seniors and graduate students in 2017

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Ambitious, University-led effort explores mobility technologies

1/19/2017
Coalition of partners launches Intelligent Mobility to develop and test solutions for safe, clean and efficient transportation in Reno-Sparks-Carson ‘Living Lab’

Saiid Seattle bridge columns

New “smart metal” technology to keep bridge operational in next big quake

11/16/2016
Super-elastic metals and bendable concrete composites used for first-in-the-world application in downtown Seattle

Ian Buckle

Civil engineering professor receives Duke Lifeline Engineering Award

10/11/2016
Ian Buckle received the honor for his leadership in earthquake engineering research

Paddlers race in canoe.

Concrete canoers take third overall in national competition

6/14/2016
College of Engineering students at the University travelled to Texas for annual competition

Elie Hajj conducts tests for superheavy loads on asphalt

3-million-pound vehicles take a toll on nation’s roads

6/8/2016
University of Nevada, Reno conducts full-scale pavement experiments to help agencies maintain roads

2016 Nevada Concrete Canoe Team pictured next to concrete canoe

Nevada canoe team to rock the boat in Texas

6/3/2016
Engineering students compete in National Concrete Canoe Competition

Saiid Saiidi in earthquake lab

His bridge of the future is now being built

5/16/2016
Recipient of University’s 2016 Established Innovator Award is revolutionizing bridge engineering