Post Tagged with: "chemistry and biochemistry research"

OHIO Researchers Characterize Surface Defect States for Solar Device Development

Dr. Jixin Chen

A team of Ohio University researchers recently published a paper in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces that describes the mechanism by which lead halide perovskite nanoparticles blink under light illumination. This research may aid in the development of more efficient and more stable solar cell and LED devices. The paper, titled […]

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May 31, 2019 at 10:50 amAnnouncements Research

White Discusses Transition Metal Complexes for Cancer Treatment

Jessica White

By Ling Xin NQPI editorial intern Dr. Jessica White, Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry, shared her latest research results on transition metal complexes in a talk as part of the Nanoscale and Quantum Phenomena Institute seminar series on April 18. White’s group has been focusing on the preparation of […]

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May 6, 2019 at 2:33 pmResearch

White Speaks on Renewable Energy at NQPI Seminar

Dr. Travis White

By Amanda Biederman NQPI editorial intern OHIO Chemistry & Biochemistry Professor Travis A. White discussed his research on alternative energy methods on March 28 as part of the Nanoscale and Quantum Phenomena Institute seminar series. White, who joined OHIO’s faculty in the fall of 2016, conducts fundamental research to improve […]

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April 19, 2019 at 12:45 pmResearch

Faik, Held Get USDA Grant to Develop Cell Wall Analytical Tools

Dr. Michael Held

Dr. Ahmed Faik, Associate Professor of Environmental & Plant Biology at Ohio University, is the principal investigator on a one-year $200,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agriculture and Food Research Initiative exploratory research grant program for a project titled “Developing A High-Throughput Analytical Tool For Plant Cell Wall […]

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April 7, 2019 at 3:11 pmResearch

Bergmeier, McMills Honored for Patent Filings at Innovation Dinner

Executive Vice President and Provost Chaden Djalali (middle) awards Douglas Goetz (left) and Stephen Bergmeier (right) with U.S. patent plaques. Photo credit: Hannah Ruhoff.

From Research Communications Chemistry & Biochemistry professors Dr. Stephen Bergmeier and Dr. Mark McMills were recognized by Ohio University during the Inventors Dinner Feb. 21. They were among those recognized for engaging with the university’s Technology Transfer Office over the past year to commercialize their research findings by protecting their […]

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March 8, 2019 at 12:13 pmResearch

Chen Offers an Unusual Mechanism of Florescence Quenching

Chen Offers an Unusual Mechanism of Florescence Quenching

By Ling Xin NQPI Writing Intern A recent study at the Nanoscale and Quantum Phenomena Institute (NQPI) offers new insights into the mechanism of florescence quenching, a process in which the light emitted by excited molecules goes out quickly. By proposing that the phenomenon actually rises from intermolecular transfer rather […]

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March 4, 2019 at 12:38 pmResearch

EAS Outstanding Achievements in Chemometrics Award Goes to Harrington

Dr. Peter de B. Harrington

The Eastern Analytical Symposium announced in January that Dr. Peter de B. Harrington, Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Ohio University, is honored with the 2019 Eastern Analytical Symposium Award for Outstanding Achievements in Chemometrics. “Dr. Harrington’s award from the Eastern Analytical Symposium is well-earned recognition for his contributions to […]

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February 27, 2019 at 4:22 pmNews Research