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MSU Nuclear Physicist Earns DOE Early Career Award

Thursday, August 31, 2017
Heiko Hergert

An MSU researcher has received a U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science Early Career Research Program award. Heiko Hergert, an MSU assistant professor of physics with a…

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MSU Physicist Nazarewicz Gets International Flerov Prize

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Witold (Witek) Nazarewicz, the John A. Hannah Distinguished Professor and chief scientist at Michigan State University’s Facility for Rare Isotope Beams, has been awarded the 2017 Joint Institute for…

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Examining Exploding Stars through the Atomic Nucleus

Monday, February 20, 2017

Imagine being able to view microscopic aspects of a classical nova, a massive stellar explosion on the surface of a white dwarf star (about as big as Earth)…

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NSF Awards $122.5 Mil. for Operation of Cyclotron

Thursday, December 1, 2016
Test photos of the MSU NSCL for the Winter 2009 MSUToday magazine.

A cooperative agreement between Michigan State University and the National Science Foundation will result in up to $122.5 million in continued funding over five years for the National…

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‘Bubble’ Nucleus Discovered at MSU

Friday, October 28, 2016
National Super Conducting Laboratory

Research conducted at the National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory (NSCL) at Michigan State University has shed new light on the structure of the nucleus, that tiny congregation of protons…

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$1.1Mil. Grant to Make Rare Isotope Travel More Efficient

Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Chris Compton describes features of a FRIB cyromodule to Thomas Bieler, Neil Wright, Philip Eisenlohr on Monday May 9, 2016.

Researchers from Michigan State University’s College of Engineering will use a $1.1 million grant to try to make a nucleus’s journey through the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams…

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Five Chinese Scientists to Become FRIB Fellows

Thursday, July 14, 2016
artist's rendering of MSU Facility for Rare Isotope Beams

Five scientists have been selected as the first Facility for Rare Isotope Beams-Chinese Scholarship Council research fellows. The fellowship program is part of a memorandum of understanding agreed…

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Isotope Harvesting Opportunity at the Facility for Rate Isotope Beams

Thursday, May 5, 2016

David J. Morrissey, Michigan State University Distinguished Professor and member of the National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory, presents examples of how rare isotopes from the future Facility for Rare…

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Clinical Applications for Radiopharmaceutical Imaging

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Suresh Mukherji, chair of Michigan State University’s Department of Radiology, presents examples of how rare isotopes from the future Facility for Rare Isotope Beams can be used for…

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Magnetic Nanoparticles for Molecular Imaging and Targeted Drug Delivery

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Xuefei Huang, professor in Michigan State University’s Department of Chemistry, presents examples of how rare isotopes from the future Facility for Rare Isotope Beams can be used for…

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