The Ohio State ElectroScience Laboratory is a major center-of-excellence and one of the largest radio frequency and optics research laboratories in the world. Since 1942, ESL has consistently maintained a national and international preeminence in electromagnetics, influencing radio research like no other institution in the world.
ESL maintains world-class experimental facilities. In addition to the indoor anechoic chamber, a radio frequency measurement facility, ESL offers a complete range of electromagnetic test facilities. Visit facilities and equipment to learn more.
ESL provides government and industry sponsors an environment for both fundamental and engineering system research to solve today's most demanding challenges. All major U.S. Department of Defense agencies (including NSF, AFOSR, ONR, ARO, ARL, and DARPA) and more than 50 companies maintain active projects at ESL, including Northrop Grumman, Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Rockwell Collins, Raytheon, BAE Systems, Harris Corp, Intel, Goodrich, Agilent and Wistron. See the sponsor page for more information.