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MSU Pavement Research Highlighted by U.S. Department of Transportation

Monday, August 3, 2015
Car tire rolling over pothole in road

MSU is the first university in the country to have a University Transportation Center (UTC) for Highway Pavement Preservation. Its research is the “UTC Spotlight of the Month”…

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Fingerprints Remain Accurate Over Time

Monday, June 29, 2015

Fingerprints have been used by law enforcement and forensics experts to successfully identify people for more than 100 years. Though fingerprints are assumed to be infallible personal identifiers,…

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The Future of Solar Energy is Clear

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Richard Lunt, assistant professor of Chemical Engineering and Material Science, has developed transparent solar concentrators that can be installed on nearly any transparent surface to discretely harvest solar energy, without…

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Stroke Rehab Study to Use Virtual Reality

Monday, June 15, 2015
students in Moter Learning and Rehabilitation Engineering Lab

Researchers from Michigan State University and Sparrow Health System have been awarded $50,000 by the Center for Innovation and Research to study ways to improve stroke rehabilitation. The…

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Jaundice-Treating Blanket Is MSU Student Start-Up

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Child Health Day, Oct. 5, 2015 A new medical device that will improve the way infants with jaundice are treated is one step closer to market, thanks to…

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‘Fracture Prints’ Solve Child Abuse Cases

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Child Health Day, Oct. 5, 2015 Much like a finger leaves its own unique print to help identify a person, researchers are now discovering that skull fractures leave…

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Michigan State’s Top Innovators Honored

Friday, April 24, 2015

From clear solar cells (to be used as windows on cars, buildings and more) to agricultural drones to beer brewed with craft-roasted Michigan chestnuts, Michigan State University students…

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Dynamic Functional Brain Network Tracking and Summarization

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Undergraduate student, David M. Zoltowski, presents his latest brain network research to the MSU Board of Directors on April 17, 2015.

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New Paradigms for Solar Energy and Energy Efficiency

Friday, April 17, 2015

Richard Lunt, assistant professor, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, presents “New Paradigms for Solar Energy and Energy Efficiency: Molecular and Organic Excitonics Lab Overview,” to the MSU Board of…

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New Department Advances Computational Research, Education

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Whiteboard equations

A new academic department at Michigan State University will bring together researchers from a variety of disciplines and will serve to advance cutting-edge interdisciplinary science and the training…

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