Tag - research

Kellie Omori '22

SURF Helps Alumna Build on New Love of Research The health sciences and biological sciences double major is researching how to engineer sunflower meal to make it a more palatable food source.

Lauryn DeGreeff canine forensic detection

Alumna Does Canine Chemistry Forensic scientist Lauryn DeGreeff ’06 studies the ways dogs detect scents, helping law enforcement agencies solve crimes.


The Chapman-CHOC Connection Separated by barely a mile, Chapman University and CHOC Children’s hospital share a collaborative culture that brings the two communities even closer together.

$1 million grant

Congressman Lou Correa Delivers $1 Million Grant for Chapman University’s Earth Systems Science and Data Solutions Lab The grant funds continued research to assess and predict drought, climate change and natural hazards

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International Space Station Project led by Chapman University Scientists Offers Insight on Global Plant Growth and Water Use Study of nine plants in 11 ecosystems around the world could help the globe brace for a warmer, drier future.

Tsimane villagers in the Amazon

Amazon Health Study Finds Low Rates of Dementia Among Indigenous Villagers Study conducted during a Chapman-led project learns that Tsimane and Moseten people 65 or older have dementia rates of 1%, vs. 11% in the U.S.

Among the research projects at Chapman University’s Brain Institute is one that uses noninvasive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) to study the sense of ownership of our actions.

Chapman’s Brain Institute Applies Modern Tools of Neuroscience to Answer Age-Old Questions of Free Will

locator map for Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

Chapman Research Study Heightens Concerns About the Safety of a Massive Dam Project in Africa

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State of Research Event Highlights Growth, Publications, Funding Chapman University marked a milestone year for research during the annual State of Research and Creativity Activity meeting.

Chapman University faculty honored for achievement in research funding