2016 OSU Materials Week – Student Poster Awards

ORISadmin Awards, Discovery Themes Initiative, Events, General, Students

Congratulations to the 15 Ohio State students who received awards for having the highest rated posters and presentations at the two Student Poster Sessions at 2016 OSU Materials Week!     Ohio State President Michael Drake stopped by our closing session to say a few words about the importance of materials science on society, and congratulated the Student Poster Award …

IMR Shuttle Service – Winter Break Schedule

ORISadmin Facilities, Students

The OSU Institute for Materials Research (IMR) offers a free weekday passenger shuttle 10 times a day between main campus and West Campus research facilities.  We are committed to continuing regular service to our passengers as much as possible during this winter break, and are providing the shuttle schedule below:    Monday, December 17 – Friday, December 21: Regular shuttle hours …

OSU Office of Research Announces 2012 Innovators of the Year

ORISadmin Awards, Events, Students

Congratulations to this year’s 2012 Innovators of the Year, including IMR members L.S. Fan and Jessica Winter!  Each year, OSU’s Office of Research recognizes our most successful faculty, staff, and student entrepreneurs with the Innovators of the Year awards.  Last Thursday, OSU Vice President for Research Caroline Whitacre announced this year’s winners after her “State of Research” address, which will …

2013 OSU Business Plan Competition – Pitch Event, September 27

ORISadmin Events, Students

It is again time for the annual OSU Business Plan Competition hosted by the Center for Entrepreneurship.  The 2013 OSU Business Plan Competition includes undergraduate and graduate student tracks, and a “Pitch Event” will be held Thursday, September 27th  for students who may be interested in participating and want to pitch their startup ideas.  Materials-related projects have participated and placed …

IMR Shuttle Offers New Schedule, Expanded Hours

ORISadmin Facilities, General, Students

You asked, we listened! We added four shuttle routes to our weekday shuttle service and changed the schedule to every hour on the half hour. Based on feedback received from materials students and professors, we’ve made the following improvements to the IMR shuttle service: Earlier start time- first shuttle leaves Dreese Labs at 8:30 AM Later end time  – last …

CEM Hosts LabView Short Course

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The Center for Emergent Materials will be hosting a LabView Short Course taught by Dr. Jan Jacob February 6 – 24, 2012 Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm 4138 Physics Research Building   Course Overview Overview – LabVIEW and its Modules and Toolkits General Approaches to Software Development (Algorithm Development, Flowcharts, Statecharts) The LabVIEW Environment (where to …