In recognition of exceptional achievements in research and scholarship, the LSU Office of Research & Economic Development, or ORED, presents the Distinguished Research Master Awards each year. Two faculty members are selected as Distinguished Research Masters, and the LSU Alumni Association and the LSU Graduate School recognize two graduate students with the Distinguished Dissertation Award. Both awards honor recipients for… Read More
ORAU has awarded competitive research grants totaling $175,000 to 35 junior faculty from its member institutions. The annual grants are made through the company’s Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards program that provides funds to enrich the research and professional growth of young faculty.
BATON ROUGE –Seven current LSU students or recent graduates have been recognized by the National Science Foundation, or NSF, as 2015 Graduate Fellows, and three received honorable mention. The National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program, or GRFP, recognizes and supports exemplary students in the NSF-supported STEM fields who are pursuing research-based master’s and doctoral… Read More
Business Report: New LSU Inventorship Showcase highlights tech transfer between researchers and regional business community
The LSU Office of Innovation and Technology Commercialization will showcase the breakthrough technologies, inventions and potential commercial applications of LSU researchers to the regional business community at a first-of-its kind event next month.
The LSU Student Incubator awarded $25,000 cash to six student-run startups during the culmination of the Fourth Annual Venture Challenge last Thursday, April 23. This is the fourth year the Venture Challenge has showcased LSU’s brightest student entrepreneurs, and the LSU Student Incubator plans to continue providing student business with the total startup experience next… Read More
BATON ROUGE – The LSU Student Incubator program at the Louisiana Business & Technology Center, or LBTC, selected four finalists to pitch in the Fourth Annual Venture Challenge at the Lod Cook Hotel on Thursday, April 23, from 3 to 6 p.m. The Venture Challenge showcases LSU’s brightest student entrepreneurs and provides their businesses with… Read More
Two researchers are looking for a more efficient and environmentally friendly way to use hydraulic fracturing to draw oil and gas from the earth’s crust. Four use existing magnetic and oxidizing materials in an effort to revolutionize the refrigeration industry and replace up to 80 percent of the current compressor market.
The LSU Student Incubator will host its fourth annual Venture Challenge at the Lod Cook Hotel on Thursday, April 23, to support LSU students in their entrepreneur endeavors. The program will award $25,000 cash to six participating student businesses.