IMR Spring 2016 Newsletter Now Available

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The Spring 2016 issue of Innovations in Materials Research, the biannual newsletter of the OSU Institute for Materials Research, is now available! Features Faculty Spotlight: Farhang Pourboghrat, Integrated Systems Engineering and Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Research Highlight: Seed Funding Leads to Ongoing Collaborative Research –  Lisa Hall and Vishnu Baba Sundaresan Use Simulation and 3D Printing to Explore Polymers Nanotech West Achieves Green Buckeye Certification Through …

Innovations in Materials Research – Spring 2013 Issue

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The Spring 2013 issue of Innovations in Materials Research, IMR’s newsletter, is now available! Features Innovations in Biomaterials: Identifying Misconceptions about Antibody Structure – Stephen Lee, Biomedical Engineering Faculty Spotlight: Josh Goldberger, Chemistry Information on upcoming conferences – 2013 OSU Materials Week and Spin Caloritronics V Updates from ENCOMM, NSEC, and materials facilities NSF’s Grant Proposal Guide Updates Impact All NSF Proposals …

Faculty Spotlight – Dr. Katrina Cornish

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This summer Katrina Cornish joined The Ohio State University faculty at OARDC-Wooster as an Endowed Chair in Bio-based Emergent Materials. This key position is one of three Ohio Research Scholars at OSU founded by an Ohio Department of Development Ohio Research Scholars Program award, Technology-Enabling and Emergent Materials, with IMR Director Steven Ringel as the Principal Investigator. Dr. Cornish is …

Faculty Spotlight – Dr. Wolfgang Windl

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Prof. Wolfgang Windl joined the department of Materials Science and Engineering at The Ohio State University as an Associate Professor in October 2001.  Prof. Windl’s work focuses on the area of nanoscale computational materials science. He previously held postdoctoral positions at Los Alamos National Laboratory and Arizona State University, and was a Principal Staff Scientist at Motorola’s Digital DNA Laboratories. …

Faculty Spotlight – Dr. Leonard Brillson

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Dr. Leonard Brillson joined The Ohio State University in 1996 as Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Physics, and a Center for Materials Research Scholar. He received his A.B. in Physics at Princeton University in 1967 and his Ph.D. in Solid State Physics at the University of Pennsylvania in 1972.Prior to academia, he held a number of management positions …

Faculty Spotlight – Dr. Yael Vodovotz

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Dr. Yael Vodovotz joined The Ohio State University Department of Food Science and Technology as an Assistant Professor in 2000, and has been working on physico-chemical and molecular properties of foods. Dr. Vodovotz received her tenure and promotion to Associate Professor in 2006. She received her B.S. in food science from the University of Illinois, herM.S. in food science from …

Faculty Spotlight – Dr. Hendrik Verweij

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Hendrik (Henk) Verweij joined the department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) at The Ohio State University in March 2001, and was appointed as the Orton Chair in Ceramic Engineering. Before that he was Professor of the Inorganic Materials Science group in the Department of Chemical Engineering of the University of Twente in the Netherlands for 9 years. Dr. Verweij …

Faculty Spotlight – Dr. Claudia Turro

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Claudia Turro has been an Ohio State faculty member in the Department of Chemistry since 1996. She worked with Daniel G. Nocera and George E. Leroi at Michigan State University and received her Ph.D. in 1992. She was awarded a Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund for Medical Research Postdoctoral Fellowship to continue postdoctoral work at Columbia University with Nicholas J. Turro …