The Ohio Innovation Exchange (OIEx) brings together industry and university expertise to solve challenges and capitalize on opportunities - from research partnerships and intellectual property (patents) to laboratory and specialized equipment/research services.  

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Spotlight on Ohio Research & Innovation News

Ohio University professor Nate Szewczyk and several of his trainees, have been studying for years how the body, specifically on the molecular side, changes in space...

Kent State University will have two Flying Flashes teams participating in the 2024 Air Race Classic, a competition that spans four days and includes 10 legs of flying, covering more than 2,000 miles from Carbondale, Illinois, to Loveland, Colorado.

The University of Cincinnati College of Engineering and Applied Science helped organize the Ohio Southwest Alliance on Semiconductors and Integrated Scalable Manufacturing, which offers micro-credentials to prepare students and workers for jobs in microchip manufacturing...

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