The OVPR is requesting proposals for the WeR1 Faculty Success Program in support of main campus faculty in navigating the post-pandemic world. Two application deadlines will be available for summer 2021 support, COB on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 and on Friday, July 1, 2021. Apply today!
UNM researchers optimize solar power using AI
University of New Mexico Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Ph.D. candidate Guillermo Terrén-Serrano and Professor Manel Martínez-Ramón, in association with New Mexico Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (NM EPSCoR), have developed an artificial intelligence algorithm that optimizes the performance of solar power by predicting cloud cover.
Anthropology students collaborate on video for children
Catfish Cleo made her debut last month as an Archaeology Superhero in educational resources for kids on the Maxwell Museum of Anthropology website.
Maxwell Museum hosts virtual summer camp for kids
The Maxwell Museum education department will offer virtual summer camp sessions so children ages 6 through 12 can learn about Anthropology and Archaeology.
UNM professor continues to find trove of info from El Mirón find
In 2010 Lawrence Straus, Emeritus Leslie Spier Distinguished Professor at The University of New Mexico, and a Spanish student found the woman’s remains, including her jaw, after Straus had what he described as “a hunch” to dig in an area behind an engraved block at the back of the cave’s huge vestibule.
Study: Wildfires threaten river networks in the western U.S.
A new study conducted by researchers from The University of New Mexico has found that wildfires — which have been increasing in frequency, severity and extent around the globe — are one of the largest drivers of aquatic impairment in the western United States, threatening our water supply.
Bringing Back the Pack to Research
Resumption of curtailed research operations will occur in alignment with applicable state, national, and regional guidelines and as determined by university leadership.