June 13, 2018
A recent paper published by polymer scientist Saranshu Singla and his team at the University of Akron in Ohio described the findings of the team’s study of the glue manufacturing process of orb spiders.
June 5, 2018
NASA Brings New Contract Opportunities to Ohio Small Businesses Ohio, Kentucky, Pennsylvania and West Virginia have joined forces with NASA to bring new contracting opportunities to small businesses in the region. “Reaching High – Aerospace Business Matchmaker,” is scheduled for July 17-18 at Ohio University, Athens, Ohio. Day 1: NASA officials and prime contractors, and […]
May 8, 2018
It doesn’t matter what career stage you are in, any STEM professional will benefit from the latest Siegal continuing education program at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU). CWRU has collaborated with Lightweighting Innovations for Tomorrow (LIFT) to offer Advanced Lightweighting Certification Training in three courses: Polymers Design, Additive Manufacturing Design, and Advanced Materials Design.
April 19, 2018
The Ohio Rail Development Commission is asking for your input to prepare the State of Ohio Rail Plan. The Rail Plan is intended to fulfill a federal requirement, help position the state for future federal rail infrastructure grant opportunities, and guide Ohio’s decision-making on rail investments in the future. As a client of the Ohio MEP program, we encourage you to participate in their online survey.
April 3, 2018
On the lighter side of polymer research — no pun intended — Kent State University has been involved in a recent experiment along with USC to determine if the composition of new baseballs were the result of an uptick in home runs over the past few baseball seasons.
April 3, 2018
An $8 million project that uses additive manufacturing to replace parts on aging Air Force aircraft includes approximately 25 universities, research institutions, military bases and private companies.