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Harnessing Big Data to See Big Picture in Ecology

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
MSU team plans to harness big data to see the big picture in ecology. (L-R: Jiayu Zhou, Pat Soranno, Kendra Spence Cheruvelil and Pang-Ning Tan.) Photo by Derrick Turner

MSU will use a $4.2 million National Science Foundation grant to help shape the future of the changing field of ecology. “Ecologists are often asked how lakes and…

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MSU PhD Student to Receive University Distinguished Fellowship

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
David Bowers

David Bowers, an incoming Ph.D. student in Michigan State University’s Program in Mathematics Education (PRIME), has been named the Blake and Mary Krueger University Distinguished Fellow for 2016-17….

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Banzhaf, Leader in Genetic and Evolutionary Computation, Joins MSU

Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Wolfgang Banzhaf

Michigan State University has hired the first endowed chair in genetic programming in the United States. Wolfgang Banzhaf, most recently with Memorial University of Newfoundland, will be the first…

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Using Ultrafast Lasers to Catch Cancer

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Marcos Dantus uses ultrafast lasers to study microscopic chemical and biological interactions that are impossible to observe with any other tool. Ultrafast lasers have pulse durations that are…

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MSU to be NSF Site for Undergrad Research in Computational Science

Thursday, August 4, 2016
galaxy

Michigan State University has been selected as a site for a National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program. The $360,000 grant runs for three years, beginning…

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New Technology Reveals Secrets of Evolving 30-Year-Old Bacteria

Monday, August 1, 2016
Richard Lenski and E. coli

In a paper published in the current issue of Nature, the Michigan State University John Hannah Distinguished Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics and an international team of…

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Two MSU Researchers Earn DOE Early Career Awards

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Sean Couch and Christopher Wrede

Two Michigan State University researchers have been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science to receive research funding as part of the DOE’s Early Career…

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New Mellow Fellow Will Use Science Data to Explore Poetic Sound

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Sean Pue

Hoping to bridge data science and the humanities, Michigan State University researcher Sean Pue will use a fellowship from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to study the role…

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MSU Report Spotlights Research Potential for ‘Tomorrow’

Wednesday, April 13, 2016
2016 President's Report

The 2016 Michigan State University President’s Report features a few of the many Spartan researchers who are making discoveries in some of the most promising and critical areas. It…

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Challenges of Big Data in Health Care

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Betsy Wasilevich, Epidemiology and Biostatitics, presents at the Big Data in Health Care research forum.

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