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History’s Maxwell Publishes Chapter on Founder of Fifth-Century Monastery Near Constantinople

Dr. Jaclyn Maxwell at Blue Mosque in Istanbul

Dr. Jaclyn Maxwell, Associate Professor of History, published “Social Interactions in a Rural Monastery: Scholars, Peasants, and Monks in the Life of Hypatius“ during the 2016 summer. The scholarly work appeared as a chapter in Motions of Late Antiquity: Essays on Religion, Politics, and Society in Honor of Peter Brown, edited by Jamie Kreiner and Helmut  Reimitz […]

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August 25, 2016 at 7:16 amNews Research

Graduate Students Are Off to the Races in Nanocar Grand Prix

Nanocar participants Karthi Perumal, Kondalarao Kotturi, Mersad Raesi and Ramin Rabbani

by Kristin M. Distel “Divide a meter one billion times, and that’s one nanometer. Our nanocar is four nanometers in length,” explained doctoral students Mersad Raeisi and Kondalarao Kotturi. They are part of an Ohio University team that is working on a “nanocar” that will represent Ohio University at the […]

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August 23, 2016 at 2:17 pmResearch

History’s Trauschweizer Publishes on U.S. Military History

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer, Associate Professor of History, recently published several pieces of scholarship based on his ongoing research in U.S. military and diplomatic history. “Adapt and Survive: NATO in the Cold War,” in Grand Strategy and Military Alliances,  is edited by Peter R. Mansoor and Williamson Murray (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, […]

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August 23, 2016 at 1:29 pmResearch

History’s Dantas Publishes Two Articles on Race and Family History in Brazil

Dr. Mariana Dantas

Dr. Mariana Dantas, Associate Professor of History, recently published two articles based on her research. “Black Women and Mothers: Social Mobility and Inheritance Strategies in Minas Gerais during the Second Half of the 18th Century” was published in Almanack 12 (January/April 2016). Through a critical examination of the possibilities of social […]

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August 23, 2016 at 8:44 amResearch

Miklitsch’s ‘Kiss the Blood Off My Hands’ Named ALA Choice Title

Miklitsch’s ‘Kiss the Blood Off My Hands’ Named ALA Choice Title

The book Kiss the Blood Off My Hands: On Classic Film Noir, edited by Dr. Robert Miklitsch, Professor of English at Ohio University, was named by the American Library Association as a “Choice” Outstanding Academic Title of 2015. About Kiss the Blood Off My Hands Kiss the Blood Off My […]

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August 22, 2016 at 12:31 pmResearch

Harrington Authors Chapter on Big Data in ‘Resolving Spectral Mixture’ Book

Harrington Authors Chapter on Big Data in ‘Resolving Spectral Mixture’ Book

Dr. Peter de B. Harrington, Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Ohio University, authored a chapter in a book titled Resolving Spectral Mixtures, 1st Edition With Applications from Ultrafast Time-Resolved Spectroscopy to Super-Resolution Imaging, due out in September. This comprehensive book presents an interdisciplinary approach to demonstrate how and why […]

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August 22, 2016 at 12:23 pmResearch

Morris Elected Fellow of Animal Behavior Society

Morris Elected Fellow of Animal Behavior Society

Dr. Molly Morris, Professor of Biological Sciences, was elected fellow of the Animal Behavior Society this summer. The award was presented at the society’s annual meeting in Missouri. She also is an editor for the journal Animal Behaviour. Animal Behaviour is published for the Association for the Study of Animal […]

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August 5, 2016 at 4:04 pmResearch