New IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics

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Steven Ringel, IMR Director and professor and Neal A. Smith Endowed Chair in Electrical Engineering, is co-founder of a new scholarly journal, the IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics. The journal was created in response to the rapid expansion of research in the science, engineering and technology of solar cells materials, devices and systems. The peer-reviewed, archival publication will report original and …

IMR Leaders and Research Facilities Featured on ONN

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IMR Director Steve Ringel, Associate Director Bob Davis, and our Nanotech West Laboratory facility were all featured in the March 31st debut of Ohio Means Business, an Ohio News Network (ONN) news program showing business connections between OSU researchers and Ohio industry. The video segments are now available online on ONN’s Ohio Means Business website. The video clip titled “Wind Power” …

IMR Welcomes New Member of Technical Staff – Denis Pelekhov

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Dr. Denis Pelekhov has joined the Institute for Materials Research as a Research Scientist, effective May 1, 2008. Denis holds a Ph.D. degree in Physics and conducted research at Los Alamos National Laboratory for over four years before joining The Ohio State University in 2002. Many members of our campus materials community already know Denis as the manager of the …

IMR Welcomes Newest Member of Technical Staff – John Carlin

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IMR is pleased to welcome its second IMR Member of Technical Staff, Research Scientist Dr. John Carlin, to our community. John is no stranger to OSU as he is a 2001 PhD graduate who performed research on III-V compound semiconductor epitaxy and device processing during his graduate school days. From 2001-2004 he was a project manager and researcher at Amberwave …

New Faculty Members Arrive Through TIE Cluster-Hire

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The Institute for Materials Research is happy to announce that two new faculty members have joined The Ohio State University as part of the ongoing faculty cluster-hire in computational aspects of multiscale materials modeling. Professor Sudarsanam Suresh Babu recently joined the OSU Industrial, Welding and systems Engineering Department as an Associate Professor. Professor Babu comes to OSU from the Edison …

IMR Names Three Associate Directors

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The Institute for Materials Research (IMR) has named three OSU colleagues as Associate Directors with appointments beginning March 1, 2007. Malcolm Chisholm, Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Chemistry, Robert Davis, Director of the Nanotech West Laboratories, and Michael Mills, the Taine G. MacDougal Professor of Engineering in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering have all agreed to …