Gear Dynamics and Gear Noise Short Course
(June 5 - 8, 2023)

Location of the Gear Short Course

The Fawcett Center (on OSU Campus)

Address: 2400 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 292-8033

Direction to Fawcett Center: http://www.fawcettcenter.com/page/directions/

    • Parking at the Fawcett Center requires a visitor’s permit (will be emailed to you about 2 to 3 weeks before the course starts). Please print and bring it with you and display it in your vehicle as instructed. Please read the “fine print” carefully.
    • Some nearby hotels may provide a shuttle service to the Fawcett Center. Please contact your hotel to inquire. 
  • No smoking is allowed at the Fawcett Center or on the OSU Campus. (It is strictly enforced even in the parking lots.


Schedule
  • The final agenda will be provided on Day 1.

  • You will be given the registration badge and course notes on Day 1 between 7:30 and 8:00 am. There will be a networking social event on Day 1 from 5 to 6.30pm. Thus, plan your dinner accordingly.

  • There will be a tour of the GearLab and the Acoustics and Dynamics Lab on Day 2. Transportation (from and to the Fawcett Center) will be provided by a bus. Thus, leave your vehicles in the Fawcett Center parking lot and take your valuables with you.


Meals
  • Lunches are included and will be held at the Fawcett Center. If you have any dietary restrictions, let us know about 6 weeks before the course.
  • Coffee, tea, water, and cold drinks will be provided during the breaks and in the morning.
  • Some links for ‘tourist’ activities and dining suggestions will be emailed ahead of time.


Nearby Hotels (within about a mile from Fawcett Center)

This is not a comprehensive listing of hotels in the Columbus-Ohio State area.


    Marriot (https://www.marriott.com/)

  • Fairfield Inn & Suites Columbus OSU
    3031 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH 43202

  • Residence Inn Columbus OSU
    3100 Olentangy River Road Columbus, Ohio 43202

  • Marriott Columbus OSU
    3100 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH 43202

  • SpringHill Suites Columbus OSU
    1421 Olentangy River Road Columbus, Ohio 43212

  • TownePlace Suites Columbus North - OSU
    1640 West Lane Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43221

  • Aloft Columbus University District
    1295 Olentangy River Road Columbus, Ohio 43212



    Hilton (http://www.hilton.com/)
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area
    3160 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH 43202

  • Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area
    3232 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH 43202

  • Homewood Suites by Hilton Columbus/OSU
    1576 West Lane Avenue, Columbus, Ohio, 43221



    IHG (http://www.ihg.com/)
  • HolidayInn Express – University Area
    3045 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH 43202

  • Staybridge Suites Columbus OSU-Medical Center
    3125 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH 43202



    Red Roof Plus+ - OSU
          441 Ackerman Road, Columbus, OH 43202
          (http://www.redroof.com/)



    Motel 6 Columbus OSU
          3246 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH 43202
          (http://www.motel6.com/)



    The Blackwell
          2110 Tuttle Park Place, Columbus, OH 43210
          (http://www.theblackwell.com/)

 




Nearby Airport - Columbus

John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH)

The Fawcett Center is about 15 minutes (via car, uber or taxi) northwest of  the airport (CMH).