Heller & Metzger in Washington, DC
Higher Ed

Ohio State University Chem/Biomolecular Building

Ohio / Pelli Clark Pelli

The building comprises a 4-​story lab wing and a 6-​story office tower connected by bridges at the second, third and fourth floors. The tower wing contains administrative suites and dry labs for computational theory on the first five floors and a double-​height undergraduate lounge on the top floor. More intimate lounges are located in the glass connector between the two wings. In the lab wing, there are 42 wet labs on the upper floors. The ground floor contains classrooms, teaching labs known as design classrooms, a lecture hall and a large gathering space. An additional level of classrooms is below grade.