The renewal process for CEM has begun and we are pleased to announce the 2018 OSU Materials Research Seed Grant Program (MRSGP) Request for Proposals, which is open to The Ohio State University materials community. The Center is seeking new teams to compete as part of the renewal proposal to NSF in the 2020-2026 cycle. The first step is nucleating seed teams in the OSU MRSGP. More information about CEM’s seed program and historical projects is available here, or contact CEM Director Chris Hammel with questions.
2018 Materials Research Seed Grant Program RFP
***LOI has been extended to January 15th, 2018 at 5pm***
- Letters of Intent: January 15th, 2018 at 5pm
- Seed Grant Program Panel Discussion: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 (4:15 – 5:15 PM, room 4138 Physics Research Building)
- Proto-IRG and MTBG Team Mandatory Presentations: January 17, 24, 31, 2018
- Proposals: March 19, 2018 at 5pm
More information on the seed program here.
The APS Fellowship Program recognizes members who have made exceptional contributions to the physics enterprise, including outstanding physics research, important applications of physics, leadership in or service to physics, or significant contributions to physics education.
This year, Prof. Jeanie Lau was selected as an APS Fellow in Materials Physics. Congratulations!
See the full list of Fellows here
Prof. Joseph P. Heremans, mechanical and aerospace engineering professor and Ohio Eminent Scholar, wrote a paper selected as the cover article for the October Nature Reviews Materials journal. One of the paper’s illustrations, designed by administrator Renee Ripley, Thermal Materials Laboratory, is featured on the cover. Read more…
We are pleased to announce that after a thorough internal and external review process, awards have been made to fund exceptionally promising, innovative materials research on campus through the 2017 OSU Materials Research Seed Grant Program.
The area targeted for 2017 was PROTO-IRGs. Congratulations to:
- Jinwoo Hwang, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, “Structure, Defects, and Emergent Properties at Magnetic Oxide Interfaces.”
- Mohit Randeria, Department of Physics, “Spin Textures in Chiral Magnetic Materials.”
This weekend, Lake Shore Cryotronics was highlighted in the Columbus Dispatch. CEM Director P. Chris Hammel was interviewed on the company’s importance in the scientific community.
Read the article here.