Historic Photochrom Collection Contributed to U Library

It doesn’t happen every day. A patron uses the “Ask a Librarian” reference service to inquire about making a valuable contribution of materials the University of Utah’s Marriott Library. Read More

July, 2012 from the U

U Chemist Gets Another Big Tribute

Only months after collecting a National Medal of Science from President Barack Obama, University of Utah organic chemist Peter J. Stang has won the highest honor from the world’s largest scientific group: the 2013 Priestley Medal from the American Chemical Society. Read More


Simons Foundation Honors U of Utah Math Professor

Christopher Hacon, a distinguished professor of mathematics at the University of Utah, has been selected as a Simons Foundation Investigator in this inaugural year of the program. Read More


Utah Physicists Invent ‘Spintronic’ LED

University of Utah physicists invented a new “spintronic” organic light-emitting diode or OLED that promises to be brighter, cheaper and more environmentally friendly than the kinds of LEDs now used in television and computer displays, lighting, traffic lights and numerous electronic devices. Read More

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U Professor Receives Career Starter Grant

Brittany Coats, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Utah and principal investigator of the Pediatric Injury Biomechanics Laboratory, received a $60,000 research grant from the Knights Templar Eye Foundation. Read More