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COSMIAC awarded $19 million cooperative agreement for communications, GPS projects
August 6, 2020
A University of New Mexico research center has recently been awarded a $19 million award to conduct communications, positioning, navigation and timing projects, which have been deemed a priority to the U.S. Space Force and other military and governmental researchers. Read More...

Engineering professor leading Department of Defense project to develop advanced materials for military and civilian use
August 6, 2020
Smart contact lenses with virtual and augmented-reality capabilities, wearable electronics with sensors, and flexible robotic sensors are just some of the futuristic-sounding devices that could soon be a reality, thanks to a new project led by a University of New Mexico professor. Read More...

UNM part of Department of Energy project to lower auto manufacturing costs, create less pollution
August 4, 2020
The University of New Mexico is part of a team that was recently awarded a $2.5 million award from the Department of Energy to lower automobile manufacturing costs by modifying the composition of catalytic converters. Read More...

UNM’s microsystems education efforts receive mention
August 4, 2020
UNM’s The University of New Mexico’s efforts with microsystems education were mentioned recently in an article published in Pasadena Now. Read More...

Nuclear engineering student group selected as top in nation for second year in a row
August 3, 2020
For the second consecutive year, The University of New Mexico’s student section of the American Nuclear Society (ANS) has been selected to receive the Samuel Glasstone Award. Read More...

Engineering professor honored by New Mexico EPSCoR for mentorship
July 29, 2020
A professor in The University of New Mexico Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has been selected for a New Mexico EPSCoR Mentor Award. Read More...

UNM sets revised schedule for fall
July 27, 2020
UNM sets revised schedule for fall

New chair of the Department of Nuclear Engineering begins August 1
July 23, 2020
The University of New Mexico’s Department of Nuclear Engineering will welcome a new leader this academic year with the arrival of Hyoung K. Lee. Read More...

Salas featured in ‘InStyle’ magazine for efforts during pandemic
July 21, 2020
The leader of The University of New Mexico’s 3D mask production effort during the COVID-19 pandemic is being recognized for her efforts on a national scale. Read More...