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Recent News

February 6, 2020
Presentation of the NSF NeXUS facility - March 20, 2020 by Dr. Robert Baker


See the event posting here

October 3, 2019
The National Science Foundation has announced their Mid-Scale infrastructure initiative, which includes the OSU NEXUS facility

Read the article here: https://nsfgov.home.blog/2019/09/27/not-too-…

September 17, 2019

The National Science Foundation announced the funding of an ultrafast facility at Ohio State. The OSU facility is 1 of 9 grants awarded through the $90 million dollar NSF mid-scale infrastructure…

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Louis Franklin DiMauro
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