Articles by: Patrick C. Miller

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

Members of the first international mission in UND's Inflatable Mars/Lunar Habitat are, from the left, Atila Meszaros, Peru; David Mateus, Columbia; Marcos Bruno, Argentina; and Danton Basaldua, Mexico. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

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

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine visited the UND John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences on Wednesday to learn about research being conducted there for the agency and to discuss future collaborations. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

UND positioned for future space exploration

September 5, 2019 at

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine lauds University’s aerospace research In a visit to UND recently, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine commended theRead More

Nick Flom, executive director of the Northern Plains UAS Test Site, moderates a panel on breakthroughs in unmanned aircraft integration. Martha Christie (center), FAA program manager, and Terri Zimmerman, Botlink CEO, were two of the panelists during the UAS Summit & Expo in Grand Forks this week. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

UAS technology gaining momentum

August 29, 2019 at

UND recognized for progress in UAS integration during UAS Summit & Expo

State-of-the-art computer models of the supercell thunderstorms that spawn the largest and most destructive tornadoes have atmospheric scientists questioning the concept of how tornadoes form. Photo courtesy of UND Atmospheric Sciences.

A new paradigm for forecasting tornadoes

August 27, 2019 at

UND atmospheric scientist Catherine Finley collaborates on groundbreaking tornado research

UND's Energy & Environmental Research Center is seeking funding from the U.S. Department of Energy to continue Project Tundra, a carbon capture and storage technology project for coal-fired power plants. Photo courtesy of EERC.

Research with global impact

August 22, 2019 at

Sen. John Hoeven brings high-level DOE officials to UND EERC to discuss research projects

Bee Innovative, an Australian company, brought its precision pollination technology to North Dakota last to test it on sunflowers in collaboration with UND researchers. Photo courtesy UND Aerospace.

Where the bees are

August 22, 2019 at

With UND’s help, Australian ag-tech company brings its bee-tracking technology to North Dakota

The UND Energy & Environmental Research Center has been awarded two Department of Energy contracts to study enhanced oil recovery from conventional rock formations in North Dakota and Montana. Photo by Agustinus Zandy/EERC.

Squeezing oil from rock

August 13, 2019 at

UND’s EERC gets two new DOE contracts totaling $16 million to study enhanced oil recovery

Researchers at the UND Energy & Environmental Research Center have received funding for 10 projects through the new State Energy Research Center. Photo by Kari Suedel/EERC.

A unique research opportunity

August 6, 2019 at

10 EERC projects funded under new State Energy Research Center

The first meeting of the State Board of Higher Education Research Committee as held last week at the UND Tech Accelerator. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND today.

Coming together to advance research

August 6, 2019 at

State Board of Higher Education Research Committee holds first meeting on UND campus

UND biology graduated student Megan Zopfi and Valley City State undergraduate Aaron Springer study an area of the Oakville Prairie subjected to a prescribed burn in June. Photo by Shawn Schill/UND Today.

Getting fired up

July 23, 2019 at

UND researchers explore how fire helps prairie grasslands

On July 20, 1969, NASA accomplished a goal set by President John F. Kennedy to put a man on the moon before decade's end. But if not for an assessment of the Apollo program timetable co-authored by UND engineering alumnus John Disher, NASA might have missed Kennedy's deadline. Photo courtesy NASA.

Getting to the moon on time

July 16, 2019 at

UND alum John Disher helped NASA’s Apollo moon mission meet JFK’s deadline