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Malinski Receives Major Gift for Down Syndrome Research

Dr. Tadeusz Malinski

By Collin Arocho A private donor’s passion to support research that may improve the daily lives of those who suffer from Down syndrome led to a major gift for one of Ohio University’s premiere scholars and researchers in the Chemistry & Biochemistry Department. Marvin and Ann Dilley White Chair and […]

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November 19, 2015 at 5:06 pmNews Research

CMSS and NQPI Hold Joint Poster Session

CMSS and NQPI Hold Joint Poster Session

On Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, the Condensed Matter and Surface Science program and the Nanoscale and Quantum Phenomena Institute partnered to host a joint poster session in Clippinger Hall. The poster session showcased the outstanding, high-impact research being done by faculty and their students. There were a total of 36 […]

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November 11, 2015 at 1:38 pmNews

Chemistry Placement Exam Given Nov. 2-5; No Appointment Needed

The chemistry placement exam is given Nov. 2, 3, 4, and 5 at 3 p.m. in Clippinger 194. Students should bring a pencil, calculator and photo ID. Students do not need to make an appointment. They should just show up. If they are unable to take the exam on one […]

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November 1, 2015 at 11:45 pmAnnouncements Events

Student Uses Internship to Study Algae as Renewable Energy

Jacob Sieg’s research with Professor Jennifer Hines includes optimizing a fluorescence assay for identifying potential antibiotics. Photo credit: Jean Andrews/Ohio University.

By Jean Andrews From Ohio University Research Communications Could a solution to harness renewable energy ultimately rest with gooey seaweed? One Ohio University student spent a research internship at a national laboratory last year helping to find the answer. Micro algae are small, single cell organisms that grow quickly and […]

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October 28, 2015 at 2:51 pmResearch

Chemistry Researchers Team with Merck, Observe Long-Sought Palladium Reaction Intermediates

Graphic Abstract of Capture of Reactive Monophosphine Ligated
Palladium(0) Intermediates by Mass Spectrometry

Ohio University researchers and co-authors from Merck Research Laboratories authored a just-released article on “Capture of Reactive Monophosphine Ligated Palladium(0) Intermediates by Mass Spectrometry” in the Journal of the American Chemical Society. “This study for the first time presents the detection of the reactive monophosphine ligated Pd0L intermediate by MS, […]

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October 27, 2015 at 12:19 pmResearch

Leipzig, OHIO Faculty & Students Meet to Discuss Bioanalytic Advances

Dr. Ralf Hoffman from University of Leipzig discusses advances in drug discovery at the Leipzig-OHIO Bioanalytics Lecture Series.

This week faculty and students from OHIO and the University of Leipzig, Germany have been meeting to discuss the latest advances in bioanalytic techniques and their application to drug discovery. The week-long series of lectures and discussions is part of the Chemistry & Biochemistry at the Materials Interface (CBMI) research […]

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August 26, 2015 at 8:43 pmNews

Malinski Wins Prestigious Grande Medaille d’Or in Paris

Dr. Tadeusz Malinski receives the Grand Gold Medal by the Society of Arts-Sciences-Letters in Paris.

By Collin Arocho Dr. Tadeusz Malinski, Ohio University’s Marvin White Chair and Distinguished Professor, was awarded with the Grand Gold Medal by the Society of Arts-Sciences-Letters (ASL) on June 13 in Paris, France. The Grande Medaille d’Or is a very prominent international award given annually to three world-renowned artists, scientists […]

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August 11, 2015 at 9:12 pmNews