Post Tagged with: "Biological Sciences research"

Alvarado-Serrano Developing High Performance Computing Cluster for Undergraduate Use

Dr. Dr. Alvarado-Serrano received an 1804 grant to create a high performance computer cluster at Ohio University.

Dr. Diego F. Alvarado-Serrano, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences, received a grant of $77,612 from the 1804 Fund of the Ohio University Foundation for the development of an entry-level high performance computing (HPC) cluster at Ohio University. It is currently scheduled to be up and running for undergraduate use by […]

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September 17, 2020 at 1:05 pmResearch

Undergraduates Get Research Experience Studying Songbird Reproduction

Undergraduates Get Research Experience Studying Songbird Reproduction

As Biological Sciences undergraduate students, Madeline Sudnick (Honor’s Tutorial College) and Rachel Anderson (Biological Sciences Wildlife and Conservation B.S. 2017) gained experience in scientific research and publishing while studying the role maternal age plays in songbird reproduction. They worked with their mentor Dr. Kelly Williams and graduate student Meredith Fitschen-Brown to […]

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June 15, 2020 at 3:20 pmResearch

Biological Sciences Students Named as Prestigious Goldwater Scholars

Hailee Sorensen, of Galena, Ohio, works in the lab at the Life Sciences Building.

From Ohio University News Three Ohio University Honors Tutorial College students were selected as 2020 Barry M. Goldwater Scholars, two of them majoring in Biological Sciences and working on research projects mentored by Biological Sciences faculty. Madeline Sudnick is a junior working on her senior thesis, which consists of research in […]

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April 15, 2020 at 9:45 amResearch

Ryan Ellison Excited to Partner with NASA for Internship

Ryan Ellison Excited to Partner with NASA for Internship

Ryan Ellison, Neuroscience and Biological Sciences Ph.D. graduate student is currently conducting neural network modeling experiments as part of an internship that he was awarded for the spring semester 2020 at the NASA Glenn Research Center Human Research Program’s Cross-cutting Computational Modeling Project (CCMP). CCMP implements well-vetted computational models to […]

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April 12, 2020 at 11:37 pmResearch

Raeven Bastock Awarded Graduate College Fellowship

Raeven Bastock

  Raeven Bastock was awarded this year’s Graduate College Fellowship, one of just five named fellowships awarded to Ohio University graduate students on a competitive nomination basis. See the 2020-21 Named Fellowship recipients. The award provides a fellowship of $15,000, plus a full-tuition scholarship for fall and spring semesters, for […]

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April 5, 2020 at 8:38 pmResearch

Seven Biology Students Receive Student Enhancement Awards

Brian Waldron

From Research Communications Seven Biological Sciences students are among the 2020 recipients of the Ohio University Student Enhancement Awards program, which provided 21 students with a total of $121,948 in funding for their original research, scholarship and creative work this spring. The Student Enhancement Awards are funded by the Office […]

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March 29, 2020 at 9:44 amResearch

Biologists Report 6% of Bobcat Population Killed Annually on Ohio Roads

A bobcat is spotted by one of the researchers’ camera traps.

From Ohio University News Up to 6 percent of Ohio’s bobcat population may be killed on roadways each year, say Ohio University researchers in a new study. And getting the felines not to cross busy roads is not an easy mitigation. Dr. Viorel Popescu and graduate and undergraduate researchers in […]

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March 4, 2020 at 3:00 pmResearch