Researchers from UNH’s Space Science Center (SSC) have used observations from NASA’s MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, Geo-chemistry, and Ranging, or MESSENGER, spacecraft an effort to track and analyze the evolution of solar storms and improve the forecasting of their arrival times at Earth.
When the sun hurls a billion tons of high-energy particles and magnetic fields into space at speeds of...
Imagine a world where doctors and scientists could understand the most fundamental causes of human blindness. For Rick Cote, professor in the Department of Molecular, Cellular and Biomedical Sciences, it is this ultimate goal — coupled with an innate curiosity about how vision works at the molecular level — that fuels his passion for research.
A four-year study led by Paul Kirshen, research professor of civil and environmental engineering at UNH, will examine the future of dams in New England. The project marks an expansion in partners and scope for the New England Sustainability Consortium (NEST), adding Rhode Island to the existing partnership between Maine and New Hampshire.
The project will empower stakeholders to make complex...
A spark ignites. It excites. And it marks the transfer of passion into something far more expansive and wide-reaching. It’s an ideal analogy for the research enterprise at UNH, the state’s flagship public university and one of the nation’s high-impact research universities. Read SPARK.
The UNH Research Digest collects research news stories from across the University and provides brief summaries that showcase the breadth and depth of our research, scholarly activity, and artistic endeavors.
Preview a few of July’s stories below. Find the rest of the July Digest articles at the UNH Research Office web site: http://www.unh.edu/research/unh-research-digest.
Yes, You Can Grow...