Research

Sandal Discusses ISIS at Brown University Forum

Dr. Nukhet Sandal

Dr. Nukhet Sandal was part of a Crisis in the Middle East forum for Brown University students in October. The Brown forum featured views from scholars of politics, religion and international relations. The forum was designed to address the development of ISIS, one of the most alarming issues in the […]

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December 19, 2014 at 4:45 pmResearch

‘Tug-of-War’ Biophysics Teamwork with OSU Colleagues

‘Tug-of-War’ Biophysics Teamwork with OSU Colleagues

 By Jean Andrews Physics & Astronomy   “This experience opened my eyes on the seeing the importance of collaboration between different disciplines.” – Chris Johnson Christopher Johnson, a doctoral student in the Department of Physics and Astronomy and member of the Quantitative Biology Institute at Ohio University, joined doctoral student […]

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December 17, 2014 at 1:50 pmNews Research

Liu, Chen Publish ‘Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Structure Elucidation of Peptide b2 Ions’

Dr. Hao Chen

Pengyuan Liu and Dr. Hao Chen published “Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Structure Elucidation of Peptide b2 Ions” in the Angewandte Chemie International Edition on Dec. 10. The two researchers are with the Center for Intelligent Chemical Instrumentation, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, and the Edison Institute of Biotechnology at Ohio University. Liu […]

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December 12, 2014 at 7:36 pmResearch

Hla Works on ‘Instrument Set to Revolutionize Materials Characterization’

Dr. Saw-Wai Hla

Dr. Saw-Wai Hla, Professor of Physics at Ohio University, is part of a team of researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory, Ill., and Ohio University that has devised a powerful technique that simultaneously resolves the chemical characterization and topography of nanoscale materials down to the height […]

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PBS Weekly Poem: ‘J. Allyn Rosser Finds Deeper Meaning through Humor’

J. Allyn Rosser

Dr. J. Allyn Rosser, Associate Professor of English at Ohio University, was featured on PBS Newshour’s Weekly Poem feature on Dec. 8 about her new book Mimi’s Trapeze. Mimi’s Trapeze, a new book by J. Allyn Rosser, starts with a quote by Balzac in the original French. The poet translates […]

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December 9, 2014 at 5:04 pmResearch

Appalachia Literacy—Stories of History and Self-Sufficiency

Appalachia Literacy—Stories of History and Self-Sufficiency

By Amanda Hayes Doctoral student in Composition and Rhetoric at Ohio University Published as “Splintered Literacies,” the December 2014 edition of the National Council of Teacher of English journal College Composition and Communication Writing and literacy are splintered worlds in Appalachia. My family resides on a ridge of woods and […]

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December 9, 2014 at 1:07 pmResearch

Simpson Article Probes Models that Underlie Prototypical Left and Right Positions

Dr. Ain Simpson, a post-doc research associate in Psychology at Ohio University, published a journal article on “Different relational models underlie prototypical left and right positions on social issues.” The article is in the Nov. 14 issue of the European Journal of Social Psychology. Abstract: Social issues are important dividing […]

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December 8, 2014 at 11:49 amResearch