2014 Seed Grant Program RFP Now Available

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We are pleased to announce the 2014 OSU Materials Research Seed Grant Program Request for Proposals is now available.  This internal seed grant program is open to The Ohio State University materials community and offers two Funding Tiers to cover the breadth of materials research at OSU. click here for the 2014 RFP with full details and instructions The two …

IMR Awards Winter 2012 Facility Grants

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The OSU Institute for Materials Research (IMR) has awarded seven new Facility Grants, an investment of $14,000 in nascent materials research. The seven projects support faculty researchers from five different departments within the College of Engineering, the Division of Natural and Mathematical Sciences and the College of Dentistry. The full announcement of these awards, with project abstracts, can be found at: …

IMR Accepting Facility Grant Proposals – Deadline November 26

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Have a great research idea but can’t get it started? Want to try something new and exciting in the lab but don’t have the seed funding to pay for the expenses? The OSU Institute for Materials Research has issued this year’s Request for Proposals for the IMR Facility Grant program.  Each Facility Grant provides $2,000 to offset the cost of user …

2012-2013 OSU Materials Research Seed Grant Program Awards

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2012-2013 OSU Materials Research Seed Grant Program Awards We are excited to announce that after a thorough internal and external review process, nine awards have been made to fund innovative and exciting materials research on campus through the OSU Materials Research Seed Grant Program.  These awards total $540,000 in internal research funding to 24 OSU researchers in eight departments. Congratulations …

IMR Facility Grants – Spring 2012 Awards

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The OSU Institute for Materials Research (IMR) announces the latest round of IMR Facility Grants awards. Six new research projects were awarded by the IMR in June 2012, for a total investment of $12,000 in nascent materials research.  The six projects support faculty researchers from five different departments within the College of Engineering and the Division of Natural and Mathematical …

OSU Materials Research Seed Grant Program – Letters of Intent Due Monday, March 19

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This is a reminder to OSU’s materials community that letters of intent for all three tiers of the OSU Materials Research Seed Grant Program are due next Monday, March 19, 2012. The 2012-2013 OSU Materials Research Seed Grant Program, an internal  research funding opportunity to seed materials-allied research projects within the OSU materials community,  is now in its second year …

OSU Materials Seed Grant Program Panel Discussion, Jan. 18

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OSU Materials Seed Grant Program Panel Discussion Wednesday, January 18 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM, 4138 Physics Research Building, 191 West Woodruff Avenue All researchers interested in this year’s seed grant competition are encouraged to join us for general information about the OSU Materials Seed Grant Program and hear from current seed grant PIs about their experiences with the program. …

OMI Hosts Seminar by Kevin Kramer, President, Alcoa Growth Initatives 1/12

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Ohio Manufacturing Institute presents ‘Global Sustainability: A Balancing Act’ Kevin Kramer, president of Alcoa Growth Initiatives, will discuss “Global Sustainability: A Balancing Act” from 4-5 p.m. Thursday (1/12) in E100 Scott Lab.  Free and open to OSU faculty, students and staff. Registration is appreciated, but not required. This seminar will highlight Alcoa’s role as a key aluminum supplier to industries …