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The Carbon TIME Project

Friday, October 30, 2015

Charles W. (Andy) Anderson, professor, Department of Teacher Education, presents “Carbon: Transformations in Matter and Energy,” to the Michigan State University Board of Trustees on Oct. 30, 2015.

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Center for Research Excellence in Ultrafast Science

Friday, October 23, 2015

Michigan State University researchers present their progress on ultrafast science projects at an Interdisciplinary Forum on Oct. 23, 2015. Topics covered include: Ultrafast Dynamics of Transition Metal Complexes…

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MSU Astronomer Strader Earns Packard Fellowship

Friday, October 16, 2015
Jay Strader

Michigan State University astronomer Jay Strader has been named a fellow of the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, a prestigious award that honors the country’s most innovative early-career…

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MSU to Expand Diamond-‘Growing’ Lab

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
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A laboratory housed at Michigan State University that literally grows diamonds, gems that are not used for jewelry but rather for industrial purposes, is expanding thanks to a…

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MSU Research History: 50 Years Ago – The First Cyclotron Beam at MSU

Friday, October 9, 2015

2015 – It was 50 years ago that the cyclotron at Michigan State University accelerated its first beam and the university and the scientific world haven’t been the…

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MSU’s Lunt Awarded National Sustainable Energy Fellowship

Thursday, September 24, 2015
Richard Lunt

MSU College of Engineering assistant professor Richard Lunt has been awarded the 2015 Ovshinsky Sustainable Energy Fellowship, a national prize from the American Physical Society supporting research in…

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Detroit gets MSU-Led Composite Materials Institute

Friday, September 18, 2015
Lawrence with IACMI logo

Vice President Joe Biden announced that a second site has been selected for a composite materials research institute in which Michigan State University has taken a lead role….

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MSU’s Libarkin Named Geological Society of America Fellow

Thursday, September 17, 2015
Julie Libarkin

Michigan State University Geological Sciences Associate Professor Julie Libarkin was recently elected a 2015 Fellow of the Geological Society of America (GSA) for her “many groundbreaking research contributions…

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Student Design Earns National Honors at NIH Challenge

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Five male students with male student using Smart Walker

A Smart Walker Device, designed by a student team from the Michigan State University College of Engineering, has earned national recognition at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)…

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Making a Smart Material Smarter

Wednesday, September 9, 2015
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A team of researchers, including some from Michigan State University, is making a smart material smarter. Using a series of grants from the National Science Foundation, the team…

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