Katrina Cornish’s group develops sustainable alternatives to synthetic rubber using egg shells and tomato peels mixed with guayule and Buckeye Gold dandelion.
New M&MS faculty hire Professor Sanjay Krishna awarded a $3M grant from the Office of Naval Research which can help make The Ohio State University a worldwide leader in next-generation infrared detector technologies
With help from IMR, an Engineering Technical Communications class pilots collaborative educational model, working with local industry leaders and creating innovative designs to address a real-world need.
Kiran Energy CEO on innovation in solar energy and sustainability financing, this seminar will touch on materials science, energy policy, clean tech, entrepreneurship, global sustainability, business, finance, and innovation.
The Materials Innovation space debuted during our annual IMR External Advisory Board meeting. The winners of a student design competition discussed their design process and demonstrated the large scale plotter – the highlight of the space’s unique feature wall.
IMR recently hosted a materials workshop with researchers from Tyndall National Institute. Participants discussed opportunities for future research and development collaborations through IMR and its Materials and Manufacturing for Sustainability program.
IMR’s first Global Partnership Grant funds a collaboration between Siddharth Rajan, Associate Professor at Ohio State, and Saurabh Lodha, an Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering at IIT-Bombay.
Kari Roth joins the Materials and Manufacturing for Sustainability team to lead projects and manage client relationships within the Materials Innovation Greenhouse (MIG)
Seven new faculty will join Ohio State during the 2016-2017 academic year through the Materials and Manufacturing for Sustainability (M&MS) focus area of the university’s Discovery Themes Initiative.
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 …