Oregon State is one of only two land, sea, space and sun grant institutions in the U.S., holds a top tier research designation from the Carnegie Foundation, and is the state's largest public research university. Oregon State research totaled almost $281 million in Fiscal Year 2012, and private sector financing reached nearly $35 million, a 42 percent increase in the past two years.
The OSU Research Agenda, integrated with the university's Strategic Plan, guides faculty inquiry in OSU's three Signature Areas of Distinction: Advancing the Science of Sustainable Earth Ecosystems; Improving Human Health and Wellness; and Promoting Economic Growth and Social Progress.
New Research Office Dashboard. View a summary of Research and Development Activity.
Drones have useful applications for OSU: The Vice President for Research offers his view on the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).
WORKSHOP - NSF - IGERT
A workshop featuring Dr. Richard Boone, NSF Program Manager for IGERT, will be held on Tuesday, February 26 at 9-11:30 a.m., MU Journey Room to help faculty design excellent IGERT projects. Advanced registration is requested, but not required. Email Barbara Bond at email@example.com to register or for more information. Guidelines for NSF – IGERT letters of intent to the Research Office
A top geophysicist specializes in creating accurate images of what’s happening in the Earth using magnetotelluric and electromagnetic sensing devices.