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Manuel Retana's NASA internship photo

Member of the Pack: University success and NASA aspirations

12/12/2017
As one of only 20 students to be invited to the MIT CONVERGE visitation program, Manuel Retana sets his sights on graduate school and NASA research.

Palmer Engineering in the snow in 1950 and 2005

Historic Palmer Engineering Building renovation celebrated

9/25/2017
Palmer Engineering opened up its doors to students and staff this fall semester after a year of renovations

Photographer in wet suit takes photos under water in Lake Tahoe

InNEVenture Fund enters second year of ramping up ideas and technologies for commercialization

8/29/2017
Early-stage proof-of-concept funding applications now open for Nevada Research and Innovation Corporation program

Area middle and high school students view a demonstration of the soft gripper during Engineer's Day.

Smart material powers new soft gripper technology

8/17/2017
Research paves way for development of soft, robotic hand

High-altitude ballooning launch site

Eclipse Ballooning Project is set to live-stream total solar eclipse

8/15/2017
Eric Wang and Jeffrey LaCombe are part of the National Space Grant teams working to live-stream directly from the path of totality

Collage includes artist's rendering of the Switch facility located east of Reno, known as The Citadel Campus, plus a laboratory work space and computer circuit board.

Major, new high-performance computing cluster to advance research and industry

8/2/2017
Technology leader Switch provides critical data-ecosystem infrastructure to power Pronghorn, the University's new cluster, and the regional economy

University senior Dennis Green

University honors civically engaged students with Spring 2017 Silver Paw Awards

5/12/2017
Five University student recipients have shown exemplary contributions to their community in civic engagement

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

Daniel Perlstein works on leak test machine

Nuclear materials packaging program awards certificate to first graduate

2/27/2017
Mechanical engineering department home to new Department of Energy funded program

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3 questions: Tony Berendsen is a safety star who follows the stars

1/19/2017
Mechanical Engineering technician discusses his passion for safety in the workplace and stars in the skies

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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’

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Coffee-ring phenomenon explained in new theory

12/19/2016
College of Engineering’s Hassan Masoud leads group in new modeling approach for droplet evaporation