Ongoing IMR efforts related to COVID-19

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As the coronavirus spread throughout Ohio and the country, the Institute for Materials Research (IMR) turned to its research community in the hopes of turning the tide.   IMR knows the situation is critical, the needs are urgent, and responses must come quickly.   The institute is collaborating with departments, colleges and research centers across The Ohio State University to …

Buckeye All-American turns to research to protect against hard hits

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The Institute for Materials Research connects NFL vet with the College of Engineering to study impact protection solutions   Shawn Springs has spent his career focused on impact.   Springs was an All-American and twice earned All-Big Ten honors playing for the Ohio State Buckeyes. After that, he held his ground as cornerback for three teams, made the Pro Bowl, …