DRI and UNR Faculty
The entrepreneurial spirit at DRI is supported with a policy allowing research faculty to consult 416 hours per year in the private sector. Additionally, DRI and University of Nevada researchers benefit from one of the most lucrative Technology Transfer-Intellectual Property royalty programs in the nation.
Researchers at DRI and the University of Nevada have made key discoveries in renewable energy, engineered technology, life science, physical science and environmental science and pursue a wide variety of research topics relevant to the Research Park mission areas including:
|Advanced Computing & Visualization
|Clean Technology & Renewable Energy
|Earth & Ecosystem Science||52|
Faculty and Support Staff in the areas of Advanced Computing and Clean Technology are inclusive in the Divisions of Atmospheric and Hydrologic Science.
Inclusive of technologists and support staff, DRI has more than 400 researchers in its three operating divisions.
University of Nevada
|Engineering - Chemical & Metallurgical
|Engineering - Civil & Environmental
|Engineering - Computer Science||17|
|Engineering - Electrical/BioMed
|Engineering - Mechanical
|Science - Biology||29|
|Science - Chemistry||19|
|Science - Geological||17|
|Science - Earth Science & Mining||29|
|Science - Mathematics||29|
|Science - Physics||36|
|School of Medicine||130|
Selected relevant areas of research.