Category Archives: Research News

NMSU partners with SecureAmerica Institute for research, workforce development

New Mexico State University has joined the SecureAmerica Institute, a private-public partnership converging technology, economics and policy to enable a secure and resilient United States manufacturing and industrial base, as a founding member.

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NMSU receives NASA Early Stage Innovations grant

New Mexico State University was selected to receive a NASA Early Stage Innovations grant to conduct game-changing space technology research. NMSU’s proposal was one of 14 university-led research proposals chosen to receive up to $650,000 from NASA’s Space Technology Research Grants program for up to three years.

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New solar-still technologies hold promise for increased efficiency, lower cost

A team of engineering researchers at New Mexico State University are making headway toward developing technologies that will make the production of freshwater more efficient and cost effective through the use of solar stills. Their work could provide a viable solution for the world’s water-stressed regions.

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NMSU kicks off spring 2021 semester with virtual convocation

For the first time in its 132-year history, New Mexico State University hosted an all-virtual convocation to kick off the start of a new semester.

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NMSU researchers find masks, distance important collaborative tools for COVID-19 protection

DATE: 01/20/2021 WRITER: Tiffany Acosta, 575-646-3929, tfrank@nmsu.edu CONTACT: Krishna Kota, 575-646-5720, kkota@nmsu.edu A team of researchers from the College of Engineering at New Mexico State University have published a study that tests the effectiveness of face masks in close human interactions. The study, “Can face masks offer protection from airborne sneeze and cough droplets in close-up, face-to-face human…
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NMSU engineering student research presentations win top awards

Students from the Department of Civil Engineering at New Mexico State University received numerous awards at NMSU’s recent virtual Research and Creativity Week event. Eight civil engineering students presented their projects with four placing in the top 10 of all presentations.

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NMSU Carlsbad, southeastern New Mexico STEM programs to benefit from Chevron support

New Mexico State University academic programs, scholarships and STEM programs in southeastern New Mexico have received support from a generous donation from Chevron’s Mid Continent Business Unit.

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NMSU collaborates with Israeli companies to study water-saving technology

New Mexico State University is positioning itself as a leader in agricultural sustainability as a team of researchers embark on new projects to study groundbreaking water-saving technology.

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NMSU Civil Engineering students soar in virtual Research and Creativity Week presentations

Students from the Department of Civil Engineering at New Mexico State University received numerous awards at this year’s virtual Research and Creativity week. A total of eight civil engineering students presented their projects with four placing in the top 10 of all presentations.

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Ralph Willis Goddard: New Mexico’s First Broadcaster

Take a trip back in time to 1920 with KRWG’s television documentary “Ralph Willis Goddard: New Mexico’s First Broadcaster.” The documentary follows the remarkable life and tragic death of the New Mexico State University professor for whom KRWG is named.   Goddard broadcasted the first radio signals in New Mexico from his hand-built radio station…
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