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Piecuch Named Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry

Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Piotr Piecuch

Piotr Piecuch, University Distinguished Professor of chemistry and adjunct professor of physics and astronomy in MSU’s College of Natural Science, has been named a Fellow of the Royal…

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MSU Leads in DARPA Grant To Develop Novel Computational Tools

Monday, October 31, 2016
Jose Perea

Michigan State University assistant professor Jose Perea is the principal investigator on a collaborative research project funded by theDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). A two-year, $1,637,726 DARPA…

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Supercomputers Simulate Cell Processes, Lead to New Insights

Monday, October 31, 2016
Michael Feig

Using the largest computer in Japan – one of the most powerful in the world – research led by an MSU scientist has achieved breakthroughs in understanding how…

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Designing Drugs at the Atomic Scale with Computer Simulation

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

At the atomic level, the molecules in our bodies are in constant motion, and are undergoing constant change. The motions are incredibly rich; they range from the isomerization…

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MSU’s Zayernouri Named 2017 Young Investigator

Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Mohsen Zayernouri

Michigan State University’s Mohsen Zayernouri has earned a three-year grant to support his research as result of being named a 2017 Young Investigator Program Award by the U.S. Air Force Office of…

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MSU’s Hirn Receives DARPA Young Faculty Award

Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Matthew Hirn

Matthew J. Hirn, assistant professor in MSU’s Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering (CMSE), is the recipient of a prestigious 2016 Young Faculty Award (YFA) from the…

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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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