OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Computer science student beats odds, hopes to expand computer usability

Charles Hill is committed not just to his research and a desire to teach, but also in his personal life.

A new way to fuel cars with natural gas

OSU-Cascades professor and students team up to retool automobile engines and turn natural gas homes into vehicle fueling stations.

OSU's growing expertise in unmanned aerial vehicles

UAV research and academic offerings grow to match industry interest.

Engineering bridges to span centuries

Armin Stuedlein, Jason Ideker, and David Trejo develop techniques and materials to build resilient infrastructure.

Finding solutions that matter: Our mission is to make people’s lives better, whether it’s by building earthquake-proof bridges, providing safe drinking water, or using thin film technology to create more efficient solar cells. We create opportunities for our students to make a difference even before they graduate, and help foster industry relationships that bring our discoveries to the rest of the world. Making an impact beyond the classroom drives us to address some of the most critical issues we face in Oregon and beyond.

Engineering News

OSU News Release

New assay to spot fake malaria drugs could save thousands of lives

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Jul 15, 2014
OSU chemists have developed a new technology to tell whether a common malaria medication is genuine, and it could save thousands of lives.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Sophisticated radiation detector designed for broad public use

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Jul 10, 2014
A small, inexpensive radiation detector developed at OSU may help people around the world better understand radiation, and help detect risks if any are present.… Read full story.
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NSF awards $200,000 to develop technology to treat sepsis, a global killer

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Jun 25, 2014
Technology created at OSU may one day help prevent sepsis and save thousands of lives around the world.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Ron Adams named interim research VP at OSU

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Jun 20, 2014
Oregon State University has named Ron Adams as interim vice president for Research, effective July 1.… Read full story.
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Technology using microwave heating may impact electronics manufacture

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Jun 10, 2014
OSU engineers have merged a microwave heating system with a continuous flow reactor to produce technology that may dramatically affect the electronics industry.… Read full story.

Upcoming Events

From the Ingenium Blog

Let’s the race begin

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Jul 15, 2014

This summer the Oregon State’s Solar Vehicle Team will once again be competing in the American Solar Challenge (ASC) and Formula Sun Grand Prix (FSGP). The FSGP (July 17 – 19) is a three-day track race against universities from around the country and serves as the qualifier for the biannual ASC (July 21 – 28), [...]

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Staying fluid: Tracie Jackson takes an interdisciplinary approach to examine how pollutants move through rivers

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Jun 5, 2014

When a massive chemical spill contaminated West Virginia’s Elk River in January, up to 300,000 residents were without access to potable water. Officials began lifting the ban on using tap water only a few days later, citing lowered concentrations of 4-methylcyclohexane methanol (MCHM), the licorice-smelling chemical used in the separation and cleaning of coal products. [...]

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