Memorable student experimental engagement at the University of Dayton

The Ohio Federal Research Network’s (OFRN) funded project “Affordable LIDAR Technologies for Integration and Unmanned Deployment (ALTITUDE)” held an event for the project’s Student Experiential Engagement (SEE) participants, on Tuesday, April 19 [...]

Posted on May 2, 2022

Ohio Federal Research Network hosts virtual Opportunity Day on April 12, 2022: Event recap

On April 12, 2022, the Ohio Federal Research Network (OFRN) hosted a virtual Opportunity Day in collaboration with Parallax Advanced Research, The Ohio State University, and the Ohio Department of Higher Education. The OFRN Opportunity Day was geared [...]

Posted on Apr 15, 2022

Innovation Spotlight: Kent State University innovates power source for Unmanned Aircraft Systems to extend flight time and increase payload capabilities

Kent, Ohio- Kent State University developed a lightweight high-energy-density onboard power source that enables vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) type aircraft to have potentially extended flight time and increased payload. The hybrid fuel cell [...]

Posted on Mar 18, 2022

OFRN Annual Report

The key to OFRN’s success is its remarkable collaboration with the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE), The Ohio State University (Ohio State), Ohio Department of Transportation (ODoT), JobsOhio, the DoD and NASA partners, and the Ohio [...]

Posted on Mar 1, 2022

Ohio Federal Research Network Opportunity Day Virtual Collider, February 3, 2022, event recap

About the Ohio Federal Research Network Opportunity Day Virtual Collider The Ohio Federal Research Network (OFRN) Opportunity Days are brought to you by Parallax Advanced Research in collaboration with The Ohio State University and the Ohio [...]

Posted on Feb 7, 2022

An OFRN spinout success story: YBI spinout innovates and produces 3D printed electromagnetic devices

Youngstown, Ohio- PCG LLC is a Youngstown, Ohio-based small company that produces 3D printed antennas in a range of different metals for use in drones for the Automatic Dependent Surveillance- Broadcast (ADS-B). PCG is a spin out of the Youngstown [...]

Posted on Jan 25, 2022

Ohio Advanced Air Mobility Showcase event recap

Springfield, Ohio- On November 10, 2021, multiple members of the Ohio Federal Research Network (OFRN) participated in the first Ohio Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) showcase event held at Springfield-Beckley Municipal Airport. The AAM Showcase is a first [...]

Posted on Nov 23, 2021

Parallax Advanced Research hosts Ohio Tech Day with OhioX to Advance STEM Careers

Dayton, Ohio - On September 24, Parallax Advanced Research hosted an OhioX Tech Day STEM event for 25 Mad River Local Schools’ Stebbins High School students. The event was sponsored by Launch Dayton and Parallax Advanced Research Programs’ the Ohio [...]

Posted on Oct 18, 2021

Parallax Advanced Research becomes OhioX member; together supporting Ohio technology innovation

Parallax Advanced Research is now a member of OhioX- a nonprofit membership organization that represents and connects organizations committed to growing Ohio's economy through technology and innovation. Parallax Advanced Research’s Ohio Federal [...]

Posted on Aug 3, 2021

Ohio Federal Research Network project update: Event 38 tests first flight of UAS E450 – Successfully Demonstrating Advanced Battery Technology

On June 23, 2021, Event 38 Event 38 Unmanned Systems Inc. successfully tested the first flight of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) E450 at the Event 38 field in Richfield, Ohio under the Federal Aviation Administration’s Part 107 flight rules. The [...]

Posted on Jul 29, 2021