Research

Image courtesy of UND Aerospace.

DHS awards $1 million counter-UAS research contract to UND

September 16, 2021 at

Two-year contract will see UND testing current UAS capabilities and leading counter-UAS tech demonstrations for DHS

UND archival image.

Lifting the fog about fog

September 9, 2021 at

UND receives National Science Foundation grant to measure fog using UAS

Jacque Gray (left), research associate professor at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, and
SMHS Wellness Advocate
Michelle Montgomery
spearheaded UND's adoption of the Mental Health First Aid training program for second-year medical students. UND SMHS photo.

First aid for the brain

September 9, 2021 at

Faculty at School of Medicine & Health Sciences introduce Mental Health First Aid program to second-year medical students

UND's booth was a busy place throughout the 2021 Xponential: All Things Unmanned conference in Atlanta on Aug. 16-19. Photo courtesy of Naomi Hansen.

UND takes place on world autonomous-technology stage

September 2, 2021 at

University and state’s autonomous-technology ecosystem was well represented at the 2021 Xponential: All Things Unmanned Conference in Atlanta

Surojit Gupta, associate profess in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, runs the Materials Science Lab in  UND's College of Engineering & Mines. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

UND lab makes sterner stuff

August 26, 2021 at

Students get hands-on research experience in Materials Science Lab

There's little wonder why UND Aerospace was one of only a select few institutions recently hand-picked by the FAA for its new Collegiate Training Initiative for UAS. UND and its students have long drove industry-changing developments in UAS, and the University was the first in the nation to establish a degree program in UAS operations. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Eyes in the sky

August 17, 2021 at

UND, U.S. Customs and Border Protection will share resources, develop training and other plans for unmanned aerial technologies

UND student Vincent Ledvina stands by the UND Space Studies Observatory. Ledvina, the president of the UND Astronomy Club, is an aspiring space scientist who already has had an internship at the National Solar Observatory in Boulder, Colo. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Leader in Action: For the love of Space

August 17, 2021 at

Thanks to his astrophotography skills and UND astronomy training, Vincent Ledvina is on the launch pad for a Space Science career

University of North Dakota President Andy Armacost and United States Space Force General John W Raymond sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Monday, Aug 9, 2021 in Robin Hall in Grand Forks, N.D.

UND becomes first university in new U.S. Space Force program

August 10, 2021 at

Gen. John Raymond and UND President Andrew Armacost sign historic agreement

Grant Tomkinson (left). professor in the Department of Education, Health & Behavior Studies at UND, and Ryan McGrath, assistant professor in the Department of Health, Nutrition, and Exercise Sciences at North Dakota State University, have collaborated for years on a variety of sports medicine and kinesiology research projects. Photo of Ryan McGrath is courtesy of NDSU.

Research partnerships transcend UND-NDSU sports rivalry

August 10, 2021 at

Kinesiologists at North Dakota’s two largest universities find synergies in collaborating on, publishing research

NDIC members in the Drilling and Completions Lab. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND today.

Welcome to the world’s largest oil drilling simulator

August 3, 2021 at

North Dakota’s top officials visit UND’s one-of-a-kind research & training facility

The goal: ‘Golden arrow’ vaccines

The goal: ‘Golden arrow’ vaccines

July 28, 2021 at

Biomedical Sciences researchers at UND help develop vaccines for  bacterial pneumonia, COVID-19

Surveying, then serving urban Native Elders

Surveying, then serving urban Native Elders

July 28, 2021 at

New assessment of urban American Indian/Alaska Native Elders dives deep into what they need to be healthy

Safeguarding northern border against ‘low and slow’ aircraft

Safeguarding northern border against ‘low and slow’ aircraft

July 13, 2021 at

UND, Northern Plains UAS Test Site help U.S. government test air security tools for border enforcement

National conference spotlights UND’s rural-health leadership

National conference spotlights UND’s rural-health leadership

June 29, 2021 at

Conference features Cabinet-level speaker, draws on UND’s reputation as center for rural health training, information and ideas

A slow but steady history: Gay rights at UND arcs toward justice

A slow but steady history: Gay rights at UND arcs toward justice

June 22, 2021 at

Jeff Maliskey’s dissertation will explore that history, from Thom Higgins in the 1960s to the 10 Percent Society in the 1980s and beyond