With $3 million from the Governor’s Office of Economic Development Knowledge Fund, the University of Nevada, Reno has established NAASIC, the Nevada Advanced Autonomous Systems Innovation Center, with the goal of creating unique industry-university partnerships to commercialize technologies in autonomous systems. This includes land-based, aerial and stationary robotic systems such as industrial robots, advanced manufacturing systems, driverless road vehicles and underwater robots.
High school student Konner Robison is helping the world one calculator at a time. Robison, 17, started a nonprofit and has raised $31,000 for technology for local students. He aims to raise another $75,000 this year, and eventually millions to help get Northern Nevada students the technology tools needed for learning. “I remember hearing one […]