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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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Xiaobo Tan Named IEEE Fellow

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Xiaobo Tan and robofish

Xiaobo Tan, an MSU Foundation Professor and faculty-researcher in Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been named a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the…

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Two MSU Scientists Honored

Monday, November 21, 2016
Thomas Pinnavia and James Smith

Two Michigan State University scientists have been named AAAS Fellows by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. This national recognition is awarded to researchers for their…

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AgBio Researcher Awarded Grant for Innovative Soil Research

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Researcher and student using lab equipment

Michigan State University AgBioResearch soil scientist Lisa Tiemann has been awarded $300,000 from the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) to conduct research that advances FFAR’s mission…

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Contag to Receive 2017 Britton Chance Biomedical Optics Award

Thursday, November 3, 2016
Christopher Contag Director of IQ

Christopher Contag, a pioneer of molecular imaging and chairperson of Michigan State University’s Department of Biomedical Engineering, will receive the 2017 Britton Chance Biomedical Optics Award from SPIE,…

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Ralston Named James K. Billman Jr., M.D., Endowed Professor

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Associate Professor Amy Ralston was named the inaugural James K. Billman Jr., M.D. (above, right) endowed professor in the MSU College of Natural Science Department of Biochemistry and Molecular…

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Technological Innovations for Biomedicine

Monday, October 31, 2016

Christina Chan discusses the latest innovations in technology to enhance medical diagnosis and treatment. Presentation to the MSU Board of Trustees October 28, 2016.

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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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