Research Awards by Sponsor: August 2018

Awards by Sponsor: July 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 123 $27,088,547 174 $37,246,879 National Science Foundation 46 $14,368,945 77 $21,829,381 Department of Education 4 $1,257,530 4 $1,257,530 Department of Defense 31 $4,494,459 41 $6,063,495 Department of Energy 12 $1,354,319 20 $3,202,727 Department …

Research Awards by Sponsor: July 2018

Awards by Sponsor: July 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 51 $10,158,331 51 $10,158,331 National Science Foundation 31 $7,460,436 31 $7,460,436 Department of Education 0 $0 0 $0 Department of Defense 10 $1,569,036 10 $1,569,036 Department of Energy 8 $1,848,408 8 $1,848,408 Department …

Research Awards by Sponsor: June 2018

Awards by Sponsor: June 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 167 $36,329,583 1,054 $198,362,319 National Science Foundation 43 $8,391,984 260 $54,139,016 Department of Education 6 $3,637,453 39 $11,975,390 Department of Defense 38 $11,282,893 271 $43,963,566 Department of Energy 17 $7,347,885 119 $32,505,239 Department …

Improving children’s kindergarten readiness

A new $3.4 million five-year grant from the Institute of Education Sciences to researchers at the Crane Center for Early Childhood Research and Policy (CCEC) will examine impacts of specific kindergarten-transition practices on children’s academic and social-behavioral development during preschool, their adjustment to kindergarten and their trajectories from preschool to the end of first grade. Over 1,000 children will be followed …

Rikihisa wins prestigious international veterinary award

Yasuko Rikihisa, University Distinguished Professor, College of Veterinary Medicine, won the coveted International Prize in Canine Health.  The international award is part of one of the largest and most distinguished veterinary awards in the world, the International Canine Health Awards. The awards recognize and reward innovative researchers, veterinary scientists and students who are significantly impacting the health and wealth-being of …

Research Awards by Sponsor: May 2018

Awards by Sponsor: May 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 125 $26,499,597 887 $162,032,736 National Science Foundation 24 $3,315,580 217 $45,747,032 Department of Education 1 $250,000 33 $8,337,938 Department of Defense 19 $4,396,278 233 $32,680,673 Department of Energy 9 $1,317,051 102 $25,157,354 Department …

Defense funding enables procurement of essential R&D tools

The Department of Defense (DoD) recently announced awards to 175 university researchers at 91 institutions in 36 states, totaling $53 million through the Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP). DURIP augments research capabilities at universities conducting cutting edge research for DoD, through the procurement of state-of-the-art equipment. David McComb, professor of materials science and engineering, and director of The Ohio …

U.S. Army funded research aims to save wounded soldiers’ lives

To date, there are no effective treatments for addressing massive blood loss on the battlefield other than blood transfusion, which is logistically not feasible during field casualty care. Andre Palmer, professor and chair, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, has secured a $2.4 million U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command grant to develop a resuscitation therapy to treat life-threatening …

Ringel named Distinguished University Professor

Steven Ringel, Neal A. Smith Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, associate vice president in the Office of Research and executive director of the Institute for Materials Research, was named a 2018 Distinguished University Professor. The Office of Academic Affairs awards the permanent, honorific title of Distinguished University Professor on a competitive basis to full professors who have truly exceptional records …

Engineering physics student named Goldwater Scholar

Kyle DeBry, an Ohio State engineering honors student, has been named a 2018 Goldwater Scholar, the most prestigious national award for undergraduate researchers in science, math and engineering. He plans to conduct research in the the field of quantum information science, particularly in the area of quantum computing. Since the award’s inception in 1986, Ohio State has produced 56 Goldwater …