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McCarty pursues biomedical engineering to work towards cure for multiple sclerosisSeptember 22, 2022
When Emily McCarty's sister was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, she immediately recognized a need for improved healthcare around MS and shifted her focus to biomedical engineering.
OHIO team soft launches first sensor in low altitude weather networkSeptember 13, 2022
Assistant professor Chad Mourning was awarded one of Ohio Federal Research Network’s awards for a low altitude weather network, and has completed the soft launch of the first unit in the network.
From a machinist to a project manager: Leas combines technical skills with management skills to leadSeptember 9, 2022
Leas, a non-traditional student enrolled in the online Bachelor of Science in Technical Operations Management (BSTOM) program, started his degree in 2018 and works full-time as a project manager.
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Reimagining Plastic Waste with the Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Researchers at Ohio University have a vision to address environmental challenges by repurposing mining and plastic waste into high performance building materials that possess lower embodied energy and emissions than current plastic composites. OHO's trademark RC Squared combines reclaimed carbon and plastic materials, forming high performance engineering plastic composed of nearly 100% recycled components.