Geosciences faculty member receives grants, publishes research
Benjamin J.C. Laabs, associate professor of geosciences, has received two research grants and published a paper in a leading journal.
Laabs is the principal investigator on a grant from the U.S....
NDSU student team wins Disruptive Innovation Challenge
A team of NDSU engineering and architecture students is a winner in the Disruptive Innovation Challenge sponsored by DisruptWell. A disruptive innovation is described as a product or service that...
NDSU professor publishes article on drugs to combat COVID-19
Birgit Pruess, NDSU professor of microbiological sciences, has written a review article about drugs being tested to fight COVID-19 and its infection agent, SARS C0V-2.
NDSU receives grant for high-performance computing technology
NDSU researchers will gain a new supercomputing cluster through a Major Research Instrumentation grant from the National Science Foundation. The state-of-the-art system, called “Thunder Prime,” is...
NDSU robotic platform to teach ag producers of the future
The NDSU Precision Agriculture Program’s new robotic platform may soon be used to teach tomorrow’s producers. The high-tech “Weedbot system” had its first field test on July 2.
The device is 6...
NDSU receives rangeland management study grant
NDSU has been awarded a $499,242 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture to study rangeland management strategies.
"Working rangelands are a pillar...
NDSU researchers: patch-burning helps ranchers during drought
NDSU researchers have found that patch-burning may help ranchers’ production during times of drought. The work is attracting international attention.
The research, “Patch-Burning Buffers Forage...
New Challey Institute study shows the power of meaning
The Sheila and Robert Challey Institute for Global Innovation and Growth has published a new study on the effects of meaning on views toward capitalism, entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial...
NDSU researchers grow a forest
A brand new forest is growing just west of the NDSU campus.
Comprised of 1,600 poplar trees, the new arboretum is part of an National Science Foundation-funded project led by Jill Hamilton, NDSU...
Student research team shines in NASA competition
An NDSU research team has been selected as one of seven national winners in the 2021 Moon to Mars eXploration Systems and Habitation Academic Innovation Challenge.
The competition, sponsored by NASA...