Research

Reconstruction zone

Engineering student Corinne Mowrey changes career path after hitting bump in the road
Engineering student Corinne Mowrey

Her world was turned upside down, but today Corinne Mowrey is pursuing a Ph.D. in engineering, has won national scholarships and has been published in two journals. Continue reading

Wright State researcher coauthors new study on mercury in oceans in Nature

Chad Hammerschmidt

Wright State professor Chad Hammerschmidt participated in research on the mercury levels in the oceans reported in new issue of Nature. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine family medicine resident receives award in substance abuse, addiction

Boonshoft School of Medicine

Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine family medicine resident is one of two people nationwide to receive an award for research of substance abuse and addiction. Continue reading

Wright State Research Institute continues growth with new talent

WSRI's Michael Deis

Wright State Research Institute continues to attract talent staff, including the former director of the Sensors Directorate at the Air Force Research Laboratory. Continue reading

Boys of summer

Media coverage of minor league baseball is focus of Wright State research project
Overlooking Fifth Third Field

Wright State communication professor is researching how the Internet and social media are changing local coverage of minor league baseball. Continue reading

Wright State and Premier Health Neuroscience Institute adds Dayton Children’s Hospital, pediatric research to neuroscience venture

Affiliation positions Dayton region for neuroscience national prominence
Wright State University President David R. Hopkins

Wright State Neuroscience Institute collaboration with Dayton Children’s Hospital will boost pediatric neuroscience research in the region and enhance pediatric care. Continue reading

Doing one’s heart good

Students gain insights into cardiac function by testing revolutionary heart pump
heart pump lab

A revolutionary heart pump provides invaluable learning opportunity for Wright State students to understand cardiac function. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine students discovering new ways to help diabetic patients

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology researchers

Graduate students in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology are making discoveries that may save limbs and reduce kidney failure in diabetes patients. Continue reading

Soil toil: Wright State grad student Behzad Ghanbarian rising star in terra-firma research

Wright State grad student Behzad Ghanbarian

Environmental sciences Ph.D. student Behzad Ghanbarian is a prolific scholar, publishing many papers on soil-related research. Continue reading

Efforts to enhance success of female STEMM faculty and students picking up steam

Kathrin Engisch, associate dean for undergraduate education and outreach

The Women in Science Giving Circle provides support of female students and faculty members in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medical disciplines. Continue reading