Innovator of the Year: Hesham El Gamal Electrical and Computer Engineering Hesham El Gamal is a world-renowned information theorist with key contributions to wireless communications that have been recognized by both industry and academia. His research has led to the development of pioneering technology that holds the promise of revolutionizing the mobile video delivery industry. […]
By Pam Frost Gorder In the nearly 150 years that Mirror Lake has flowed through a hollow on Ohio State University’s Columbus campus, generations of students have watched its transformation from a tiny natural spring, to a stream, to a fountain paved in stone. Now, the university will begin a study to explore the lake’s […]
By Jeff Grabmeier If you think the Hunger Games novels are too violent for their intended young readers, try re-reading classic children’s books from the past. From Snow White to Tarzan of the Apes to Harry Potter, literature for children and teens has always been awash in violence and murder, according to a new book […]
By Jeff McCallister Caroline Whitacre, OSU’s vice president for Research, said the key to Ohio State achieving its overriding goal of eminence lies, of course, in its tremendous breadth. But it must be more than that, she told a crowded U.S. Bank Conference Theater Nov. 6 in her annual State of Research address — actually, […]
Three former or current Ohio State faculty and staff members are among those honored Oct. 25 at The Ohio State University Alumni Awards Ceremony. The Alumni Association’s awards program celebrates more than 50 years of excellence by honoring alumni and others who have brought extraordinary credit to Ohio State. Among the winners this year: […]
Researchers exploring the link between newborn infections and later behavior and movement problems have found that inflammation in the brain keeps cells from accessing iron that they need to perform a critical role in brain development.
Ohio State has committed to addressing a common problem in higher education — the ability of dual-career couples to find employment at the same or nearby institutions.
Ohio State’s first publicly accessible green roof is open to visitors at Howlett Hall on the campus of the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.
Buckeyes sports Nov. 1, Men’s ice hockey vs. Minnesota Duluth, 7:05 p.m., Value City Arena, 555 Borror Drive, admission, ohiostatebuckeyes.com or ticketmaster.com. Nov. 1, Men’s swimming vs. Virginia Tech, 4:40 p.m., McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion, 1847 Neil Ave., free, ohiostatebuckeyes.com. Nov. 2, Men’s soccer vs. Penn State, 7 p.m., Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium, 2450 Fred Taylor […]
$5 million Honda gift to support growth of OSU research into virtual engineering A $5 million gift from Honda R&D Americas Inc. to Ohio State has launched a center for virtual simulation and modeling of product performance and manufacturing processes in the College of Engineering. The Simulation Innovation and Modeling Center, or SIMCenter, will research […]