Post Tagged with: "Faculty Research"

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

Thompson Serves as Discussant at Asian Studies Meeting in Denver

Dr. Chris Thompson (back left) and Dr. Hiro Kawamura (center), members of the AAS Panel and other members of the Japan Foundation Sponsored Professional Development Project.

Dr. Christopher Thompson, Associate Professor of Linguistics, served as discussant for an ethnographic research panel on “Sustainable Community Development In Asia Through Tourism In Southeast Asia: Potentials and Challenges” at the Annual Conference of the Association for Asian Studies in Denver in March. Thompson was asked by colleague Dr. Hiro […]

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April 12, 2019 at 9:32 amResearch

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

Gallego-Led International Learning Community Collaborates on Needs for Non-Spanish Speakers in Argentina

Dr. Muriel Gallego (back of table on left) with members of the Comunidad de Aprendizaje Docente

Dr. Muriel Gallego, Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics-Spanish in Modern Languages, participated in the 2019 opening meeting of the inter-institutional, international Faculty Learning Community/Comunidad de Aprendizaje Docente. This FLC was created in 2017 thanks to the efforts of Gallego and Dr. Paola Piacenza (Instituto Superior San Bartolomé, Universidad Nacional de […]

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April 6, 2019 at 12:47 pmResearch

Sandal Named Editor-in-Chief of Oxford Research Encyclopedia of International Studies

Dr. Nukhet Sandal

Dr. Nukhet Sandal was named the next Editor-in-Chief of the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of International Studies at the 60th International Studies Association annual convention last week in Toronto, Canada. Sandal also co-chaired the ISA convention, “Re-Visioning International Studies: Innovation and Progress,” March 27-30, with Jenifer Whitten-Woodring of the University of […]

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April 1, 2019 at 5:39 pmResearch

Distinguished Professor Burgess: ‘We Celebrate It Together’

Dr. Susan Burgess, left, President M. Duane Nellis, middle, and Dr. Gerri Botte, right, get the first look at Dr. Burgess' Distinguished Professor Portrait.

 Original story by Alaina Bartel, photos by Hannah Ruhoff From Compass “I accept the honor tonight and we celebrate it together, for all of the women, all of the gay people, all of the LGBT people who have worked so hard to produce important research here at OHIO,” said […]

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March 7, 2019 at 12:37 pmNews

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