GE Aviation en GE Aviation Opens New Research Center In Dayton <p>GE Aviation and the University of Dayton are holding a grand opening ceremony Friday for a $53 million research facility called the Electrical Power Integrated Systems Center, or Episcenter. The high-tech 138,000 square foot facility at UD's campus represents a new chapter for product development at GE and an economic boost for the Dayton region.</p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 21:34:18 +0000 Emily McCord 43299 at GE Aviation Opens New Research Center In Dayton UD Gets Air Force Research Grant <p>A research center at the University of Dayton has won a $42.2 million dollar contract from the U.S. Air Force.</p><p>The Dayton Daily News reports that the contract awarded to the UD’s Research Institute will maintain 30 existing jobs at the facility.</p><p>And another $1.2 million contract from GE Aviation for related research will create as many as five new positions there.</p><p>The Air Force contract is for research and development in advanced power and thermal management technologies for hypersonic and long-range aircraft.</p> Thu, 06 Sep 2012 16:42:43 +0000 Associated Press & Dayton Daily News 21866 at