Nevada Engineers Go to Disneyland

Engineers have to be good at math and science, but they also have to be creative. This year, three engineering students at the University of Nevada, Reno used both their engineering skills and their creativity in a competition sponsored by Walt Disney Imagineering. Every year, Walt Disney Imagineering challenges college students to design a Disney-inspired experience based on …

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UNR Highlights: Storing Hydrogen with Super-Bases

Dr. Chandra Pushes Atoms to their limits. Dr. Dhanesh Chandra has been working with Lithium Nitride for almost 30 years at UNR. What is Lithium Nitride for you ask? It is an alloy that has very good performance for storing Hydrogen atoms (aka, a “super-base”). This can have many practical uses such as extracting and …

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