ISU News: College of Science and Engineering
Idaho State University, industry partner House of Design receive $162K IGEM grant to develop application to connect robotics with augmented reality
December 11, 2018
POCATELLO – Idaho State University researchers will work with the robotic systems integration company House of Design in Nampa to enable programmers wearing augmented reality glasses to communicate directly with robots.
Idaho State University’s Colden Baxter receives Jean’ne M. Shreeve NSF EPSCoR Research Excellence Award
December 7, 2018
POCATELLO – Colden Baxter, Idaho State University biological sciences professor, is the recipient of the 2018 Jean’ne M. Shreeve NSF EPSCoR Research Excellence Award.
Old piles of bones deposited by owls assist ISU Ph.D. student Amy Commendador's research on past climates of the Snake River Plain
December 5, 2018
POCATELLO – To understand changes in the Snake River Plain’s climate and ecosystem over thousands of years, Idaho State University biological sciences doctoral student Amy Commendador has been analyzing the contents of owl pellets using a sophisticated instrument called an isotope ratio mass spectrometer.
Idaho State University is using its research and proven technologies to aid wildfire efforts in California, across the West
December 3, 2018
POCATELLO – It is early December and wildfire season for Idaho State University’s Keith Weber, Director of the Idaho State University GIS Training and Research Center, is just now winding down – or is it?
Regional universities including Idaho State University take part in national cyber competition at INL
November 29, 2018
For the first time, Idaho National Laboratory will host six university teams from across the region, including Idaho State University, taking part in a national cybersecurity competition, according to an Idaho National Laboratory news release.
Idaho State University Ph.D. student Chris Tennant’s research on snowpack measurement recognized
November 20, 2018
Big data equals better forecasting and a boon for water managers
Petroleum Experts donate MOVE software worth nearly $1 million to Idaho State University geosciences department
November 8, 2018
POCATELLO – Petroleum Experts Limited has donated the equivalent of $980,000 in oil and gas software for use by the Idaho State University Department of Geosciences. The software will be used by ISU researchers working on a National Science Foundation Grant and for teaching of advanced graduate-level geosciences courses.
ISU sophomore Sierra Hart named CPI of the Month for work with Idaho Department of Fish and Game
November 2, 2018
POCATELLO – Sierra Hart, a sophomore Idaho State University biology and ecology major, has been named the November ISU Career Path Intern of Month by the ISU Career Center for her work with the Idaho Department of Fish and Game.
Idaho State University math department hosts competition that attracts ISU, prep teams
October 30, 2018
POCATELLO – The team of Idaho State University math students comprised of Caleb Monoran, Alex Gose-Eells and Rosetta Roberts earned an Outstanding Award at the SIMIODE SCUDEM III 2018 Modeling Challenge hosted by the ISU Department of Mathematics and Statistics on Saturday, Oct. 27.
ISU Physics and Pocatello Kiwanis to host a Haunted Science Lab Oct. 27
October 18, 2018
POCATELLO – Idaho State University Physics, the Kiwanis Club of Pocatello and the ISU Society of Physics Students will host a Haunted Science Laboratory exhibit open to the public on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 4 to 9 p.m. in the in the ISU Eames Center.