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NQPI Virtual Nanoforum | Interactions of Engineered Nanomaterials with the Cell Plasma Membrane | Dec. 3

Saeed Nazemidashtarjandi

The Ohio University NQPI Virtual Nanoforum presents Saeed Nazemidashtarjandi discussing “Interactions of Engineered Nanomaterials with the Cell Plasma Membrane” on Thursday, Dec 3, at 4:10 p.m. via Microsoft Teams. Santos is a graduate student in the Russ College of Engineering and the Nanoscale Quantum Phenomena Institute (NQPI). Abstract:  The increasing […]

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November 24, 2020 at 3:45 pmEvents News Research

Elizabeth Evans Baker Endowed Lecture by Fati Abubakar

Elizabeth Evans Baker Endowed Lecture by Fati Abubakar

On Thursday, December 3 at 12:00 noon, the Contemporary History Institute will be hosting a talk by Fati Abubakar for the Elizabeth Evans Baker Endowed Lecture.  Ms. Abubakar is a documentary photographer, photojournalist, and public health worker from Nigeria. She was born and raised in Maiduguri, Borno State. She has […]

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November 24, 2020 at 12:25 pmEvents Research

Alumni, Colleagues Celebrate Rothwell’s Discoveries, Work on Plant Evolution

Dr. Gar Rothwell

Distinguished Professor Emeritus Gar Rothwell just keeps discovering new things. That’s because he keeps looking. Rothwell may have “retired” from Ohio University in 2010, but he has continued his work, contributing an additional 62 scientific studies since that time, including 11 journal articles in 2020. As alumna Dr. Kathleen Pigg ’80BS, […]

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November 17, 2020 at 10:25 amNews Research

Harrington, Chen Develop Algorithm for Building Classification, Calibration Models

Dr. Peter de B. Harrington

Dr. Peter Harrington and graduate student Zewei Chen published a paper on “Self-Optimizing Support Vector Elastic Net” in Analytical Chemistry. “This algorithm allows one to build classification and calibration models automatically while simultaneously avoiding overfitting and using a minimum number of variables to yield the best predictive results,” says Harrington. […]

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November 16, 2020 at 1:56 pmResearch

No Conference? No Problem! Says Tytko about Presenting Online in during COVID-19

Tanya Tytko presents her research.

By Tanya Tytko ’20MA Linguistics  Spring 2020 semester was supposed to be the highlight of my master’s program. I was planning to present several research projects on which I was collaboratively working in the Linguistics Department at Ohio University and my individual research. In late February, when we all started […]

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November 16, 2020 at 11:31 amNews Research

Tomo Sugiyama of Biological Sciences receives research grant support from the National Institutes of Health

Tomo Sugiyama of Biological Sciences receives research grant support from the National Institutes of Health

  Congratulations to Dr. Tomo Sugiyama, Associate Professor – Biological Sciences, for recently receiving grant support from the National Institutes of Health (R15 grant, $453,000 for 3 years) to continue his research on the molecular mechanisms of mutagenesis. His study will lead to a better understanding of the biochemical mechanisms […]

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November 4, 2020 at 4:34 pmResearch

NQPI Virtual Nanoforum | Optical and Photothermal Properties of Plasmonic Nanomaterials | Nov. 19

Eva Yazmin Santiago Santos

The Ohio University NQPI Virtual Nanoforum presents Eva Yazmin Santiago Santos discussing “Optical and Photothermal Properties of Plasmonic Nanomaterials” on Thursday, Nov 19, at 4:10 p.m. via Microsoft Teams. Santos is a graduate student in Physics & Astronomy and the Nanoscale Quantum Phenomena Institute (NQPI). Abstract: The study of the optical […]

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November 2, 2020 at 9:00 pmEvents News Research