IMR Administration

IMR Executive Director

Steven A. Ringel, Ph.D.

Associate Vice President for Research, Office of Research
Executive Director, Institute for Materials Research
Neal A. Smith Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

(614) 292-6904




IMR Director of Innovation

Sayre photo web smallJay Sayre, Ph.D.

Assistant Vice President, Office of Research

Director of Innovation, Institute for Materials Research
(614) 247-4693



IMR Associate Directors

Fengyuan Yang Fengyuan Yang, Associate Professor, Physics
Director, NanoSystems Laboratory
(614) 688-4390



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David McComb, Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Ohio Research Scholar in Nanoscale Materials Characterization
Director of Center for Electron Microscopy and Analysis
(614) 643-3110


Glenn Daehn, Mars G. Fontana Professor of Metallurgical Engineering
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
(614) 292-6779



 IMR Administrative Staff

IMR Business Manager

Angela Dockery
(614) 688-1467





Executive Assistant to Steve Ringel

Jennifer Donovan

(614) 292-6904





Innovation Manager

Kari Roth

(614) 688-2824




Administrator and Grants Developer
Joanna Gardner
(614) 247-4670




Public Relations Coordinator
Mike Huson
(614) 247-4685