11 New IMR Facility Grants Awards

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Eleven new research projects were awarded by the IMR in December 2011, for a total investment of $22,000 in nascent materials research.  The eleven projects support faculty researchers from seven departments within the College of Engineering, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, and the Division of Natural and Mathematical Sciences. Congratulations to the OSU research teams receiving Fall 2011 …

IMR Awards 7 New Facility Grants

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The OSU Institute for Materials Research (IMR) awarded seven new research projects in April 2011, for a total investment of $14,000.  These IMR Facility Grants support the work of faculty from eight departments within the College of Engineering, College of Pharmacy, and the Division of Natural and Mathematical Sciences.   IMR Facility Grants provide up to $2,000 to assist OSU faculty …

New OSU Materials Research Seed Grant Program Announced

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An exciting new seed grant program available to the OSU materials community was announced this week, opening a range of research funding options to materials-allied researchers on campus. The OSU Materials Research Grant Program is an enhanced seed program which leverages resources and best practices from the seed programs of the Center for Emergent Materials (CEM), the Center for Electric and Magnetic …

Rajan Group Research Featured in Semiconductor Today and Applied Physics Letters

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Congratulations to Professor Siddharth Rajan and his research team for having their recent work on tunnel junctions featured in Semiconductor Today and published in Applied Physics Letters. This research on InGaN was funded in part by the Institute for Materials Research (IMR) through an IMR Interdisciplinary Materials Research Grant and the Targeted Initiative in Excellence (TIE) Advanced Materials Initiative project. …

IMR Awards 2010 Interdisciplinary Materials Research Grants (IMRG)

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IMR’s Research Enhancement Program provides different funding mechanisms to support novel research at The Ohio State Univeristy Seven research projects were awarded a second year by the IMR in June 2010, for a an additional $287,500 in direct research support from IMR. 2010 IMRG  Research Projects: Multi-Scale Characterization of Battery Materials for Improved Performance Lead: Sudarsanam Suresh Babu, Industrial, Welding …

IMR Awards Spring 2010 Facility Grants

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Eight new research projects were awarded by the IMR in June 2010, for a total investment of $16,000.  The eight projects support faculty researchers from seven departments within the College of Engineering, the College of Biological, Mathematical and Physical Sciences, and the College of Dentistry. June 2010 IMR Facility Grant Awards FIB Characterization of MFM Probes, Lead Investigator: P. Chris …

CEM Announces New Proto-IRG Seed Grants

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IMR has partnered with the Center for Emergent Materials (CEM) – The Ohio State University’s NSF Materials Research Science and Engineering Center – and the Center for Electronic & Magnetic Nanoscale Composite Multifunctional Materials (ENCOMM) to offer a new seed funding opportunity, the Proto-IRG (Interdisciplinary Research Group) Seed Grants program managed by the CEM. The following announcement is from the …

IMR Awards 11 New Facility Grants

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Fall 2009 Facility Grants Awarded by the OSU Institute for Materials Research (IMR) Eleven new research projects were awarded by the IMR in December 2009, for a total investment of $22,000. The eleven projects support faculty researchers from six departments within the College of Engineering and the College of Biological, Mathematical and Physical Sciences. Fabrication and Characterization of Biomimetic Superoleophobic …

IMR Awards First Industry Challenge Grant to Dennis Bong, Chemistry

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The Ohio State University Institute for Materials Research (IMR) announces its first IMR Industry Challenge Grant awarded to Dr. Dennis Bong, Assistant Professor of Chemistry.  Dr. Bong will receive $20,000 in cost share from IMR to supplement his project Synthesis of amphiphilic core-shell latex emulsions from soy proteins and delivery of corrosion inhibitors and biocides for coatings application, an externally …

2009 Interdisciplinary Materials Research Grants (IMRG) Awards

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2009 Interdisciplinary Materials Research Grants (IMRGs) Awarded by the OSU Institute for Materials Research (IMR) IMR’s Research Enhancement Program provides different funding mechanisms to support novel research at The Ohio State University. Five new research projects were awarded by the IMR in June 2009, for a total investment of $225,000. Three IMRG research projects also received a second year of …