Research

A&S Faculty Get New 1804 Fund Awards for Research

Almost half of the faculty and graduate student research projects announced by the Ohio University Foundation Board’s 1804 Fund committee include Arts & Sciences faculty. The committee this week announced  $265,475 for faculty research and graduate student research projects and $215,475 to 11 projects for undergraduate learning for the 2013 […]

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September 11, 2013 at 9:01 amResearch

Govorov Speaks at IEEE Photonics Conference

Govorov Speaks at IEEE Photonics Conference

Dr. Alexander O. Govorov, Ohio University Professor of Physics and Astronomy, gives an invited talk on Nanophotonics at the IEEE Photonics Conference in Bellevue, Wash., Sept. 8-12. His talk is on “Optically active hybrid nanostructures: Injection of hot plasmonic electrons, exciton-plasmon interaction, chirality and related applications.” “Hybrid nanostructure excited by […]

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September 9, 2013 at 11:51 amResearch

From China to Athens to Prestigious Post-Doc in Germany

From China to Athens to Prestigious Post-Doc in Germany

By Jean Andrews Physics & Astronomy Physics and Astronomy doctoral student Yinyun Li ’13PhD, current holder of the department’s Y.-C. Chang Graduate Fellowship, has accepted a post-doctoral position beginning this fall in Germany, at the Georg-August-University Gӧttingen. “Yinyun has an outstanding record of academic achievement in our Ph.D. program, with […]

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September 9, 2013 at 11:25 amAlumni Research

Carpathian/Appalachian Conference: Two Mountain Ranges, Similar Issues

Carpathian/Appalachian Conference: Two Mountain Ranges, Similar Issues

Two mountain ranges on two continents. Facing many of the same 2st century issues. This September, four professors from Ohio University will travel to the Carpathians/Appalachians International Conference 2013 at  the Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University (PNU) in Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine. The journey to the Carpathians will take place from Sept. […]

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September 8, 2013 at 8:08 amResearch

Prakash, Eremenko Present at Argonne National Laboratory

Prakash, Eremenko Present at Argonne National Laboratory

Dr. Madappa Prakash, Professor of Physics and Astronomy, presented a Physics Division Colloquia Sept. 6 at Argonne National Laboratory in Chicago. Prakash—who has a broad range of interests that include nuclear and particle physics, the physics of high energy heavy-ion collisions, and astrophysics—will discuss “Lessons from New Observations of Neutron […]

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September 5, 2013 at 11:53 pmResearch

Two Physicists Present at European Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics

Two Physicists Present at European Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics

Two Ohio University physicists are presenting at the 22nd European Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics in Krakow, Poland, Sept. 9-13. The professors are from the Department of Physics and Astronomy in College of Arts & Sciences. Both are also members of the Ohio University Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics. […]

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September 5, 2013 at 10:37 pmResearch

Cell Biology Conference Invites Students, Postdocs to Register for Free Event

The Appalachian Regional Cell Conference, an annual event designed to facilitate professional networking and resource sharing among students and postdoctoral fellows in the field of cell biology, is open for registration through Friday, Sept. 13. The free event will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. […]

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September 4, 2013 at 11:32 amEvents Research