2019 Ohio State/Honda Innovation Laboratory Seed Grant Program Call for Proposals

As part of Ohio State’s partnership with Honda, the Office of Research is pleased to offer seed grants to promote collaborative innovation in the broad areas of smart mobility and smart city/campus. The Ohio State/Honda Innovation Laboratory Seed Grant program strives to stimulate innovation in Honda’s newly opened Honda 99P Lab at 1255 Kinnear Road. The 99P Lab is a …

University Laboratory Safety Committee Excellence in Safety Awards

The University Laboratory Safety Committee’s Excellence in Safety awards recognize a university faculty or staff member, student and a laboratory research group who have made a considerable contribution to improving laboratory safety on the Ohio State campus. Such contributions can be defined as actions taken to prevent injury or illness, outstanding response and cooperation given to resolve unsafe conditions, consistent …

Research Awards by Sponsor: December 2018

Awards by Sponsor: December 1-31, 2018, and Current Fiscal Year-to-Date SPONSOR NO. OF AWARDS AWARD AMOUNT NO. OF AWARDS YEAR-TO-DATE AWARD AMOUNT YEAR-TO-DATE National Institutes of Health 52 $8,528,307 436 $83,307,438 National Science Foundation 10 $2,158,132 143 $36,624,706 Department of Defense 15 $905,653 123 $22,351,233 Department of Education 6 $516,543 29 $6,920,827 Department of Energy 6 $853,462 71 $13,677,347 Department …

Call for Nominations: The Ohio State University Innovator of the Year Awards

The Office of Research and the Corporate Engagement Office invite nominations for The Ohio State University 2018 Innovator of the Year awards. These awards recognize and celebrate outstanding innovation accomplishments of faculty, staff and students. Nominations are sought in the following categories: Innovator of the Year, Early Career Innovator of the Year and Next Generation Innovator of the Year. One …

Pause in Buck-IRB Initial Submissions

Changes in the federal Common Rule governing research with human participants go into effect on January 21, 2019.  To prepare for these changes, there will be a temporary freeze imposed on new study submissions (initial IRB and Exempt applications) between Wednesday, January 16th at 4 p.m. and Sunday, January 20th at 8 p.m. Other submission types will be accepted during …

Research Awards by Sponsor: November 2018

Awards by Sponsor: November 1-30, 2018, and Current Fiscal Year-to-Date SPONSOR NO. OF AWARDS AWARD AMOUNT NO. OF AWARDS YEAR-TO-DATE AWARD AMOUNT YEAR-TO-DATE National Institutes of Health 50 $5,478,541 384 $74,779,131 National Science Foundation 11 $1,172,257 133 $34,426,882 Department of Defense 31 $4,001,922 108 $21,445,580 Department of Education 2 $902,523 23 $6,404,284 Department of Energy 12 $1,797,904 64 $12,540,709 Department …

El Gamal named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

Hesham El Gamal, chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.  El Gamal is a world-renowned information theorist with key contributions to wireless communications that have been recognized by industry and academia.  His research has led to the development of pioneering technology that is helping revolutionize the mobile …

Proposals invited for Academic Collaboration Awards

Ohio State Energy Partners (OSEP) contributes $810,000 annually to the university or affiliated philanthropic causes as part of its academic collaboration with Ohio State. Working with OSEP, the Energy Academic Collaboration Council is engaging the Ohio State community in a request for proposals for FY 2019 funding that help advance important priorities across the university while also promoting inter-college and …

Five Ohio State faculty named AAAS Fellows

Five Ohio State researchers were elected this year as Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), one of the most prestigious honors given to U.S. scientists. Ohio State’s new fellows are: Jennifer Crocker, professor of psychology Russel Fazio, professor of psychology Ellen Peters, professor psychology John Casterline, professor of sociology Juan Alfonzo, professor of microbiology With …