NSURJ is the premier undergraduate research journal in the state of Nevada, offer students of all disciplines an opportunity to publish their work. We are currently accepting submissions for Volume 7 – NSURJ Submission page.

Call for Submissions

NSURJ Call for submissions
NSURJ is currently accepting submissions from all disciplines!

The deadline to submit a manuscript for Volume 6 is February 15, 2020. Upon submission, you will be asked if you are willing to allow your manuscript to be featured in a special edition of the journal. Contact the Senior co-editors if you need any assistance. Submit your manuscript.

Featured Article: Vol. 5

Graph of reactor temperature, CO2 conversion and CH4 yield as a function of time
Sorption Enhanced Methanation: A Study on Reactor Configuration and Sorption Effects on the Sabatier Process

A sorption enhanced methanation process was investigated using a 40Ni/Al2O3 (Ɣ) catalyst along with zeolite 4A and lanatanaBa sorbents. Effects of reaction conditions… Read More About the Vol. 5 Featured Article

Richard Mannschreck, Esther Acha, & Ion Agirre

Volume 5 Issue 1, 2019

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The senior co-editors are currently searching for associate editors for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Associate editors play an essential role in the NSURJ peer review process – providing quality and timely feedback to authors and assisting in the promotion of the journal on campuses across Nevada. Students from all NSHE institutions are encouraged to apply. Contact the senior co-editors with any questions.

Featured Article: Vol. 4

Bar graph comparing the number of matched pairs to the mode of timing used
Ascending versus Descending Timers: Stress and Motivation

A paucity of research exists on how timed tasks affect stress and motivation. The current experiment aims to contribute to the modern understanding of these fields. Stress occurs when an individual is unable to cope with situational demands and experiences discomfort as a result (Cox, 1985). The behavioral model of motivation… Read More About the Vol. 4 Featured Article

Arno Ruymaekers and Dr. Christina M. Frederick
  • NSURJ Call for submissions
    Welcome! The Nevada State Undergraduate Research Journal (NSURJ) is currently accepting submissions for Volume 6. The deadline is February 15, 2020.