BETHA 2020 Call for Proposals

Full-time assistant, associate and full professors (with a minimum 75% appointment for a nine or 12-month period) are invited to submit proposals to be considered for 2020 Battelle Endowment funding. The Battelle Memorial Institute-Ohio State partnership fosters programs that examine the relationship between science and technology and its impact on broader social and cultural issues. Emphasis is placed on educational and public …

2019 Ohio State/Honda Innovation Labs 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 Labs Seed Grant program strives to stimulate innovation in Honda’s newly opened Honda 99P Labs at 1255 Kinnear Road. The 99P Labs 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 …

2019 ENGIE Sustainable Energy Research Seed Grant Program Call for Proposals

As part of Ohio State’s academic collaboration with the Comprehensive Energy Management Project, the Office of Research is pleased to offer seed grants to promote collaborative research in sustainable energy. This program strives to stimulate scholarly collaboration with ENGIE North America. We encourage faculty, along with their graduate student advisees, to explore new and innovative research and scholarship that addresses …

Ohio Innovation Exchange connects universities, industry

The Ohio Department of Higher Education’s new Ohio Innovation Exchange (OIEx) promotes Ohio’s university-based research activities, professors and resources to a larger industry base, making it easier for businesses to find and partner with the state’s leading academics. From research partnerships, intellectual property and technology licensing opportunities, to business development and even student internships, OIEx fosters economic development and intellectual advancement …

BETHA 2019 Call for Proposals

Full-time assistant, associate and full professors (with a minimum 75% appointment for a nine or 12-month period) are invited to submit proposals to be considered for 2019 Battelle Endowment funding. The Battelle Memorial Institute-Ohio State partnership fosters programs that examine the relationship between science and technology and its impact on broader social and cultural issues. Emphasis is placed on educational and public …

Physicists uncover new behavior of elusive Higgs boson particle

Six years ago, scientists confirmed the existence of a long-theorized particle called the Higgs boson  — providing an explanation for how other particles acquire mass. The discovery included thousands of scientists from more than 100 countries and the world’s single largest machine — the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN). Physicists at CERN have been …