Articles by: Patrick C. Miller

Since the John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences launched its UAS operation degree program 10 years ago, there have been 225 graduates. There are 159 students currently majoring in the program. Photo by Shawn Schill/UND Today.

UAS degree program reaches 10-year anniversary

December 5, 2019 at

UND Aerospace has 225 UAS graduates since program launch in 2009

The first UND students graduating with a degree in Unmanned Aircraft Systems Operations. (Left to right); Adam Julson, Chris Burger, Brett Whalin, Jeremy Duke and Alex Gustafson stand with an Insitu Scan Eagle outside of Clifford Hall. Photo by University of North Dakota.

UND grad makes most of his UAS degree

December 5, 2019 at

Brett Whalin: ‘When I was hired, it was because they were impressed with my resume’

A reception to recognize 22 UND faculty who have published books over the past year was held Monday evening at the Gorecki Alumni Center. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Recognizing UND’s faculty authors

November 21, 2019 at

Event highlights importance of books published by faculty

The 11th Pride of the North Band Day on Saturday attracted 640 high school musicians from 30 area schools. Robert Brooks, UND Pride of the North Band director, held a practice session with the participants at the Alerus Center before UND's football game with Northern Colorado. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Pride of the North Band Day comes back big

November 19, 2019 at

Some 640 high school students from 30 area communities take part

Charlie Gorecki, right, CEO of the UND Energy & Environmental Research Center, and Tom Erickson, director of the State Energy Research Center, are pursuing their Ph.D. degrees under a University initiative to provide continuing education opportunities for employees. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Helping workers earn their degrees

November 14, 2019 at

On campus and off, UND seeks to broaden employee education

Mobil Recon Systems, manufacturer of the Dauntless heavy lift quadcopter, is bringing its operations to Grand Forks, N.D., with the help of UND's Center for Innovation. Photo courtesy Mobil Recon Systems.

UAS company heading to North Dakota

November 12, 2019 at

UND Center for Innovation collaborative effort helps open the door

Catherine Brissette (right), a UND associate professor of biomedical sciences, and Dawn Cleveland, a graduate student, examine an infected tick stored in the lab's low-temperature incubator. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND today.

UND microbiologist: Threat of Lyme disease creeping upward

November 7, 2019 at

UND microbiologist Catherine Brissette explores the mysteries of Lyme disease

Donovan Widmer, chair of UND's Department of Art & Design, explores the Western ideals of beauty in his new exhibit at the North Dakota Museum of Art. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today

How do we know beauty is only skin deep?

October 31, 2019 at

UND’s Donovan Widmer opens art exhibit at North Dakota Museum of Art

ELF Technology, which is working with the UND School of Engineering & Mines, sees the wind energy industry as a major market for its oil filtration technology. Photo courtesy of North Dakota Tourism

Winds of change

October 24, 2019 at

ELF Technology to develop oil filtration system with UND College of Engineering & Mines

Paul Snyder, director of the UND Aerospace UAS Program, shows the school's UAS capabilities to a a group of visitors. Snyder is a member of the ASTM International committee that developed industry standards for UAS training and operations. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

UAS training gets seal of approval

October 22, 2019 at

UND Aerospace plans to take its ASTM International certified UAS training to industry

The U.S. Department of Energy will provide Minnkota Power Cooperative with $9.8 million for Project Tundra, a project in which UND's Energy & Environmental Research Center is involved. Photo courtesy Minnkota Power Cooperative.

DOE funds projects involving EERC

October 17, 2019 at

Carbon capture, utilization and storage technologies focus of research

Amanda Haage, an assistant professor of biomedical sciences in the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, co-authored a paper on improving the process of hiring postdoc job applicants for academic positions. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Research offers tips on job hunting in academia

October 10, 2019 at

New paper co-authored by UND researcher provides insight on job search process

Amy Whitney, left, director of UND's Center for Innovation, and Cortnee Jensen, intellectual property commercialization development manager with the North Dakota Department of Commerce, are working together under the state's new Intellectual Property Commercialization Initiative. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Advancing research commercialization

October 8, 2019 at

State agencies work with UND, NDSU to advance intellectual property commercialization

Down-to-earth international space exploration

Down-to-earth international space exploration

October 3, 2019 at

Four Latin American countries represented in latest Inflatable Mars/Lunar Habitat mission

Airtonomy will test its idea of autonomous drone flight for commercial operations by inspecting wind turbines at Xcel Energy's Foxtail Wind Farm near Kulm, N.D. Photo courtesy Airtonomy.

One pilot, multiple drones

September 10, 2019 at

Airtonomy partners with UND Aerospace Foundation, Xcel Energy and Microsoft