Research

Physics phenom

High school student excels in Wright State's sensors physics research lab
Shivam Sarodia at computer

Centerville high school student is excelling in math and physics classes and in the sensors physics research lab at Wright State. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine resident selected for NIH fellowship with National Cancer Institute

Sadia Ilyas

Boonshoft School of Medicine resident in surgery training for academic career in surgical oncology through fellowship with the National Cancer Institute. Continue reading

Duck deductions

Researchers’ genetic work on ducks lands in prestigious scientific journal
Jeffrey Peters and Philip Lavretsky

Research by Wright State biologists on the genetic makeup of ducks was published and highlighted in a prestigious scientific journal. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine receives state grant to improve trauma patient triage outcomes

Priti Parikh

Boonshoft School of Medicine Department of Surgery receives research grant to help improve patient triage at roadside accidents. Continue reading

Museum master

Wright State’s Jason Deibel offers his physics talents to the National Museum of the USAF
Jason Deibel next to an A-10 Thunderbolt jet

Wright State physics professor Jason Deibel is helping the National Museum of the United States Air Force develop its STEM programs. Continue reading

Wright State English professor selected as Fulbright Scholar

Sally Lamping in class

Wright State English professor Sally Lamping will research the Australian education system and how it educates immigrants as a Fulbright Senior Research Scholar. Continue reading

Donated Boeing 727 to land at Wright State

schoolchildren board a Boeing 727

Plane will be used as a STEM classroom as part of a collaborative involving Wright State, Clark State Community College and Beavercreek City Schools. Continue reading

Brain power

Wright State’s Jim Olson bringing the study of neuroscience to young students across the nation
Jim Olson in his lab

Wright State researcher Jim Olson recognized for his work with Science Olympiad to promote neuroscience education in elementary and high schools around the country.
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Computational social scientist

Student researcher Hemant Purohit wins international honor for using social media technology innovation to help disaster relief
Hemant Purohit

Hemant Purohit, a graduate researcher in the Center of Excellence in Knowledge-enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis), was honored for using social media to help disaster relief. Continue reading

Wright State University takes ownership of Calamityville

Bob Fyffe, vice president for research and graduate studies and Fairborn City Manager Debbie McDonnell signed the deed at the ceremony.

Ownership of Calamityville, home to the National Center for Medical Readiness, was turned over to Wright State as expansion of Calamityville’s mission picks up speed. Continue reading