Laboratory for Applied Science & Research (LASR)
Welcome to LASR
LASR allows University of Idaho and private sector scientists and staff to work collaboratively, addressing the scientific challenges identified as industry priorities. The laboratory is housed at the Jacklin Science and Technology Center in Post Falls and offers state-of-the-art laboratory space, both wet and dry.
What is LASR?
LASR is a not-for-profit corporation (501(c)(3)), established as a separate legal entity for the purpose of supporting research outreach of the University of Idaho.
- LASR will foster applied research and technology transfer in its geographical area, including short term, milestone-driven research and development projects with commercial partners.
- LASR will create additional opportunities for faculty and student participation in research and opportunities for technology transfer into the private sector to support economic growth in the state of Idaho.
- LASR will be an economic driver in the region, creating researcher and technician jobs.
News and Events
Posted Wed, 03 Feb 2016 15:53:00 -0800The Office of Research and Economic Development would like to invite the university and community to an open house reception to celebrate the retirement of Gene Merrell, Associate Vice President for Economic Development and Director of The Office of Technology Transfer. Join us at 4-6 p.m. Thursday, March 10, 2016, at the University Inn Best Western, to thank him for his years of service to the university and the surrounding communities. Light appetizers will be provided and a no-host bar. Please RSVP your attendance to Teresa at email@example.com or (208) 885-4550 by Thursday, March 3, 2016. Read more