Research at Nebraska 2019-2020 Report

Tag: Computer Science and Engineering



App Could Speed Contact Tracing

A Nebraska researcher’s software could help limit the spread of COVID-19. Bilal Khan, Happold Professor of Sociology and professor of computer science and engineering, developed the contact-tracing application for social science research funded by the National Institutes of Health. “Now, five years later, we have this system that already exists and doesn’t need to be […]

Research Ignites Faculty Startups

NUtech Ventures gives Nebraska’s big ideas a boost. The university’s technology commercialization affiliate supports economic development that improves lives across a range of disciplines. These three Nebraska startups benefited in 2019-2020. Synbiotic Health Combining healthy bacteria found in probiotics with the food that fuels them yields even greater health benefits. To create and commercialize these […]