DOE Energy Storage Grand Challenge Open Session

The Research Development Office is facilitating an open session for faculty interested in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Storage Grand Challenge with the goal of leveraging existing DOE knowledge and networks to help Ohio State formulate a university-wide strategy for relationship development and funding pursuits tied to this opportunity. We anticipate near-term “requests for information” to be released that …

Coolest Science Story awarded to Food Science and Technology researcher

Xiaoying Zhao, a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Food Science and Technology received the “Coolest Science Story” award for 2019. Zhao and her team, including Yael Vodovotz, professor of food science and technology, and Katrina Cornish, professor of horticulture and crop science, developed a biodegradable plastic replacement with potential use to reduce waste in food packaging. The team received …

Research Awards by Sponsor: December 2019

Awards by Sponsor: December 1 – 31, 2019, 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 54 $15,347,224 471 $103,625,770 National Science Foundation 7 $2,699,556 162 $51,288,330 Department of Education 3 $337,408 23 $11,120,044 Department of Defense 11 $974,522 113 $14,531,882 Department of Energy 12 $1,623,112 77 …

CARE Panel: The Ethics of Community Engaged Research

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 12-1:30 p.m. 165 Thompson Library There has been a recent push for community engaged research, particularly when the research is conducted across cultural, structural and economic differences. This workshop, presented by the Center for Ethics and Human Values, will examine issues involved when engaging a community as a research partner, including: What constitutes a community? Can …

Research Awards by Sponsor: November 2019

Awards by Sponsor: November 1 – 30, 2019, 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 48 $5,747,893 417 $88,278,545 National Science Foundation 9 $1,080,220 155 $48,588,774 Department of Education 3 $393,563 20 $10,782,636 Department of Defense 16 $1,971,181 102 $13,557,360 Department of Energy 9 $2,011,557 65 …

I-Corps@Ohio funding proposals accepted until January 21, 2020

I-Corps@Ohio is a statewide program developed to assist faculty, staff and students at Ohio universities, colleges and community colleges in validating the market potential of technologies and launching startup companies.  I-Corps@Ohio grants a maximum of 16 team awards of up to $12,500 each year. The duration of each award is six months. Teams that receive I-Corps@Ohio funding are required to …

Research Awards by Sponsor: October 2019

Awards by Sponsor: October 1 – 31, 2019, 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 57 $11,169,634 369 $82,530,652 National Science Foundation 17 $16,394,001 146 $47,508,554 Department of Education 2 $5,643,335 17 $10,389,073 Department of Defense 23 $3,454,187 86 $11,586,179 Department of Energy 18 $2,946,102 56 …

2019 was a record-breaking year for Ohio State research

The Ohio State University had a record-breaking year for research in fiscal year 2019. New data released by the Office of Research show research expenditures of $929 million for fiscal year 2019, an increase of 6.2 percent from the previous fiscal year. Industry-sponsored research totaled $159.9 million in FY2019, up 14% from the previous fiscal year. The numbers were submitted …

Grejner-Brzezinska to be appointed to White House advisory council

The White House has announced that Dorota Grejner-Brzezinska, Ohio State University College of Engineering Associate Dean for Research, will be nominated to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST).  Grejner-Brzezinska is also a professor in the Department of Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering. She is an expert on global positioning system/global navigation satellite systems (GPS/GNSS), multi-sensor integrated …

Research Awards by Sponsor: September 2019

Awards by Sponsor: September 1 – 30, 2019, 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 100 $23,379,709 312 $71,361,018 National Science Foundation 35 $6,271,644 129 $31,114,553 Department of Education 5 $2,238,327 15 $4,745,738 Department of Defense 14 $2,131,214 63 $8,131,992 Department of Energy 14 $5,000,628 38 …