Engineers create a better way to boil water - with industrial, electronics applications

Engineers at Oregon State University have found a new way to induce and control boiling bubble formation, that may allow everything from industrial-sized boilers to advanced electronics to work better and last longer.

New type of cement could offer environmental protection, lower cost

If widely adopted, a new approach to making cement could significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions, water consumption, help address global warming, produce a more durable concrete, and save industry time and significant costs.

Culture, crowding and social influence all tied to aggressive driving behavior

A study of angry, competitive and aggressive driving suggests that these dangerous behaviors are becoming a worldwide phenomenon of almost epidemic proportions, and are a reflection of a person’s surrounding culture, both on the road and on a broader social level.

OSU Alumni Association grants high honors to three

The OSU Alumni Association has selected two alumni, Jen-Hsun Huang and Pamela Knowles, and one great friend of the university, Allyn Ford, to be honored on April 22.

Eight Oregon State engineering faculty earn $4.3 million in top awards

Eight young faculty members in the College of Engineering have received $4.3 million in prestigious awards for their teaching or research initiatives.

OSU joins tech leaders in developing standard for the "Internet of Things"

OSU has joined the world’s technology leaders — including LG, Microsoft, and Qualcomm — to advance the collaborative development of the “Internet of Things.”

OSU receives grant to expand research in computational sustainability

With a $10 million grant from the NSF, OSU is partnering with 11 other universities and organizations to expand computer science research on projects that impact sustainability.

OSU recognizes climate scientist, computer expert with Distinguished Professor awards

OSU has named Peter Clark and Margaret Burnett as its 2016 Distinguished Professor recipients, the highest academic honor the university can bestow on a faculty member.

OSU joins national cybersecurity consortium

A $1.5 million grant to OSU, as part of a broader consortium, will help protect the nation's electric grid from cyber threats.