The Center for International Water and Sustainability was created by a generous grant from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation. The purpose of this focused International Water, Development and Global Sustainability center within the Desert Research Institute (DRI) is to address gaps in knowledge, research, and human resource capacity that persist in developing countries and assist in reducing health related issues and design of sustainable water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) programs.
Western Regional Climate Center
Climate Information and Data Services
Providing jointly developed products, services and capabilities that enhance the delivery of public climate info.
Diversity at DRI
An Inclusive Mission of Research Excellence
Offering a supportive and diverse environment for our students, faculty/staff and visitors.
Renewable Energy at DRI
Discovering New Energy Production Methods
Expanding renewable energy research throughout Nevada and around the U.S.
DRI Nevada Medal Event
2015 Medalist - Dr. Christopher McKay
Proudly honoring outstanding achievement in science and engineering with gala events in Reno and Las Vegas.
Nevada Center of Excellence
Supporting Nevada's Economic Development
Combining NSHE water expertise and IBM’s advanced technologies to grow tomorrow's workforce.