Research

Baker Grant Enables Kinkel’s Research on Disciplining the Empire in 18th Century Atlantic

Dr. Sarah Kinkel

Dr. Sarah Kinkel, Assistant Professor in the History Department, received one of five Baker Fund grants awarded during the Fall 2016 cycle. Kinkel received approximately $11,000 in research funds. Endowed in 1961 by a gift of more than $612,000 from 1926 College of Arts & Sciences graduate Edwin L. Kennedy and his wife, Ruth, […]

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January 16, 2017 at 10:00 pmResearch

History’s Brobst Presents Paper at Indiana University’s Center on American and Global Security

Dr. John Brobst

Dr. John Brobst, Associate Professor in the History Department, was hosted in September 2016 by the Center on American and Global Security at Indian University. As part of their Security Speak Series, Brobst presented a paper titled “‘The SUN Never Sets on the USN’:  Sea Power, Global Thinking, and the Indian […]

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January 16, 2017 at 9:53 pmResearch

González-Vallejo Presents Research on Decision Difficulty at Universidad de Chile

Claudia González-Vallejo, Ohio University. "Examining aspects of decision difficulty with dynamic, pre-decisional measures in various contexts: consumer, gamble, and intertemporal choices."

Dr. Claudia González-Vallejo, Associate Professor of Psychology at Ohio University, presented her research on decision difficulty in the Workshop of Management Science sponsored by the Department of Industrial Engineering, Universidad de Chile and the Institute of Complex Engineering Systems. The event took place in Puerto Varas, Chile, from Jan. 5-7, […]

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January 13, 2017 at 4:04 pmResearch

Harrington is Section Chair at SciX 2016, Named Editor of Investigative Forensic Science

Dr. Peter Harrington

Dr. Peter de B. Harrington, Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Ohio University, was the Chemometrics Section Chair for the SciX 2016 meeting, The Great Scientific Exchange, which is the second largest analytical conference in the United States. He organized six symposia for this meeting. Harrington also been appointed Editor-in-Chief […]

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January 10, 2017 at 8:04 amResearch

Alsharari Article Shows How Physical Properties Are ‘Contagious’

Abdulrhman Alsharari and Sergio Uloa

Gold is shiny, glass is transparent, and so on. But researchers at Ohio University and Louisiana State University have proven theoretically that it is possible to impart properties of one material onto another, by placing them in close proximity. Physical properties of materials can be contagious, according to work by […]

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December 10, 2016 at 11:13 amResearch

Ulloa Authors ‘Magnetic-field-induced Mixed-level Kondo Effect in Two-Level System’

Ulloa Authors ‘Magnetic-field-induced Mixed-level Kondo Effect in Two-Level System’

Dr. Sergio Ulloa, Professor of Physics & Astronomy at Ohio University, co-authored an article in Physical Review B on “Magnetic-field-induced mixed-level Kondo effect in two-level systems.” His co-authors are Arturo Wong of Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México and Anh T. Ngo of Argonne National Laboratory. Abstract: We consider a two-orbital […]

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December 10, 2016 at 10:45 amResearch

Ulloa, Avalos Author Article on Thermoelectric Transport through Majorana Bound States

Oscar Avalos

Dr. Sergio Ulloa, Professor of Physics & Astronomy at Ohio University, and graduate student Oscar Avalos co-authored an article in Physical Review B titled “Thermoelectric transport through Majorana bound states and violation of Wiedemann-Franz law.” Their co-authors, J.P. Ramos-Andrade and P.A. Orellana,  are from the Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María in Chile. […]

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December 10, 2016 at 10:24 amResearch