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Mengliang Zhang Receives Thomas Hirschfeld Award

Mengliang Zhang

Chemistry doctoral student Mengliang Zhang received the 2014 Thomas Hirschfeld Award. These awards recognize the most outstanding papers submitted to the SCIX (Great Scientific Exchange) 2014 conference by a graduate student. Recipients, who must be a graduate student at the time of application, will receive economy travel to the meeting, […]

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September 17, 2014 at 8:42 pmNews Research

Grad Student Discovers New Species of Titanosaurian Dinosaur

An artistic rendering of a deceased Rukwatitan bisepultus individual in the initial floodplain depositional setting from which the holotypic skeleton was recovered. Image credit: Mark Witton, University of Portsmouth.

Eric Gorscak ’09, a doctoral student in Biological Sciences, is the lead author on the discovery of a new species of titanosaurian dinosaur in Tanzania. The study describes a rare find—a sauropod dinosaur skeleton from Africa. Ohio University paleontologists have identified the new species of titanosaurian, a member of the […]

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September 9, 2014 at 7:37 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News Research

Kornilov Takes a Closer Look at a Fission Neutrons Emission Mechanism

Kornilov Takes a Closer Look at a Fission Neutrons Emission Mechanism

By Jean Andrews Physics & Astronomy Nikolay Kornilov, a visiting scholar in the Department of Physics and Astronomy has written a monograph, ‘Fission Neutrons: Experiments, Evaluation, Modeling and Open Problems,’ recently published by Springer Publishing. ‘Fission Neutrons’ provides methods for precise measurement of neutron spectra, methods of data evaluation and […]

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September 2, 2014 at 12:30 pmResearch

Torres Publishes ‘Morirás si da una primavera’ as e-Book

Torres Publishes ‘Morirás si da una primavera’ as e-Book

Dr. Daniel Torres, Professor of Spanish in Modern Languages at Ohio University, published two books recently. Morirás si da una primavera [You Shall Die of AIDS in the Spring] (2014), a novel published as an e-book En el imperio de los sentidos [In the Realm of the Senses] (2013), poetry […]

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September 1, 2014 at 5:41 pmResearch

Delgado-Costa Publishes ‘Imaginario de luna’

Delgado-Costa Publishes ‘Imaginario de luna’

Dr. José “Pepo” Delgado-Costa, Associate Professor of Spanish at Ohio University, published Imaginario de luna in July. Abstract in English and Spanish: Un arecibeño regresa a su pueblo con el propósito de avanzar el proyecto de historia oral que para la celebración del quincentenario de La Villa preparan su amigo […]

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September 1, 2014 at 5:09 pmResearch

Miklitsch Edits New Book: ‘Kiss the Blood Off My Hands’

Miklitsch Edits New Book: ‘Kiss the Blood Off My Hands’

Dr. Robert Miklitsch, Professor of English at Ohio University, edited the new book “Kiss the Blood Off My Hands: On Classic Film Noir,” which will be released on Sept. 15. The book contains “white-hot essays on overlooked aspects of classic film noir,” according to the book jacket. Abstract: Consider the […]

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September 1, 2014 at 4:44 pmResearch

Mda’s New Novel Begins at Athens Farmers Market

Mda’s New Novel Begins at Athens Farmers Market

Rachel’s Blue, a new novel by Dr. Zakes Mda, Professor of Professor of Creative Writing: Fiction and Ohio University alum, was released in August. This time Mda sets his scene very close to home—at the Farmer’s Market in Athens and in nearby Rome Township. Mda is Ohio University alum, having […]

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September 1, 2014 at 4:13 pmResearch