Nevada Center for Applied Research

Matching Industry Needs With Academic Goals

NCAR is an applied research and development technology center within Enterprise & Innovation. We serve to enhance the global competitiveness of Nevada industry by leveraging the physical and intellectual assets of the University of Nevada, Reno. We provide a central and public access point to the University's facilities and equipment and function as a one-stop-shop for applied research. Read more about our center, services and programs.

Biosciences Entrepreneurial Lab

Two researchers working in the Biosciences Entrepreneurial Lab

Our wet lab incubation space for biotech startups offers faculty and students the equipment and training to accelerate the growth of new businesses.

Learn more about the Biosciences Entrepreneurial Lab.

Shared Research Facilities

Student researcher working in an Integrative Neuroscience Graduate Program lab

Laboratories within the Shared Research Facilities offer faculty, scientists, students and industry access to services, training and high-end instrumentation.

Search our extensive list of facilities and equipment.

Working with the University

View our Innovation Ecosystem video to hear what some of our entrepreneurial and industry partners have to say about their experiences utilizing the University's business related resources.

Contact Us

Nevada Center for Applied Research (0525)

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557


Fax (775) 327-2362

Applied Research Facility