Nuri Oncel, associate professor of physics and astrophysics, gave a presentation entitled "Have you ever seen an atom?" for the Nov. 20 Faculty Lecture Series. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

On seeing atoms

December 3, 2019 at

‘Impossible,’ physicists once said, when asked whether people ever could see atoms. Today, physicist Nuri Oncel would answer, ‘Very possible indeed’

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

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

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

On ice: When research happens at 12,000 feet

On ice: When research happens at 12,000 feet

October 24, 2019 at

UND faculty-led ascent to Continental Glacier offers hands-on research experience for students

Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Rare earth project has national security potential

October 17, 2019 at

UND awarded $6.5 million to extract rare earth elements from North Dakota lignite coal

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

Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

UND’s ‘BiPed Lab’ connects the dots in new location

September 24, 2019 at

State-of-the-art, motion-capturing lab is teeming with experiential learning, cross-campus collaboration

Students in UND Environmental Engineer Frank Xiao's (second row, right) Civil Engineering  Lab, part of the UND College of Engineering & Mines, have benefited from Xiao's reseach guidance, teaching and mentorship. Photo courtesy of Juan Pedraza.

Tackling global challenges of mental & physical health

September 24, 2019 at

UND researchers win federal grants to study anxiety disorders, waste-stream pollution

Boarding a specialized Cessna Citation II Research Aircraft, UND researchers flew in proximity of coastal thunderstorms collecting atmospheric data this summer. Image courtesy of Harrison Rademacher.

Weathering the storm in the name of research

September 17, 2019 at

Graduate researchers gain valuable field experience collecting data around Florida’s coastal storms

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