News for Researchers

Research News features information to enhance the success of our research, scholarship and creative activities. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Office of Research and Economic Development publishes the newsletter monthly to provide news about research, faculty resources, services, policies and procedures, accomplishments and coming events.

Watch webstream of Nebraska Lecture featuring a performance of “Nebraska Songbook”

Posted November 8, 2019

The Nebraska Lecture, “Nebraska Songbook,” will be webcast Friday, Nov. 8 at 3:30 CST. View it here, or via Facebook Live. This is a live webcast, and the feed will be inactive until the presentation begins. If you access the feed early, refresh your browser to view the webcast once it begins. An archived presentation […]


Nebraska Research Days kicks off today

Posted November 4, 2019

A celebration of the research and creative activity of the university’s faculty, postdoctoral fellows, staff and students is the focus of Nebraska Research Days, a weeklong event hosted by the Office of Research and Economic Development that begins today and continues through Nov. 8.


U.S.-Issued Patents, July-September 2019

Posted October 31, 2019

The following list includes all U.S.-issued patents granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers from July 1, 2019, to Sept. 30, 2019, as reported by NUtech Ventures.


Proposals sought for diversity, access and inclusion initiatives by Nov. 22

Posted October 31, 2019

The University of Nebraska’s Office of Diversity, Access and Inclusion is accepting proposals for Inclusive Excellence Development Grants. The deadline is 5 p.m. Nov. 22.


Top Awards from Public Sponsors, September 2019

Posted October 31, 2019

The following list of awards from public entities includes all arts and humanities grants of $10,000 or more and all other grants of $200,000 or more between Aug. 16, 2019, and Sept. 15, 2019, as reported through NUgrant, the university’s electronic research administration system.


Accolades, October 2019

Posted October 31, 2019

Accolades are compiled from faculty and staff nominations, weekly Achievement columns published by University Communication, and college, center and departmental websites.


NSF FastLane, Research.gov to shut down Nov. 8-12

Posted October 28, 2019

In order to migrate its business applications to a modern and flexible platform, the National Science Foundation will shut down its FastLane and Research.gov systems between Nov. 8 at 7 p.m. CST and Nov. 12 at 5 a.m. CST.


Department of Defense grant to be announced Wednesday

Posted October 23, 2019

The campus community is invited to attend an announcement and celebration of a $4.5 million grant from the Department of Defense to fund research focused on using DNA nanotechnology to assemble graphene electronics. The event is at 2 p.m. in the Nebraska Union, 1400 R St., Heritage Room. Featured speakers include Chancellor Ronnie Green; Bob Wilhelm, vice chancellor for research and economic development; and Alex Sinitskii, associate professor of chemistry and leader of the interdisciplinary, multi-institutional team.



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