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Pioneer in Molecular Imaging to Lead MSU’s New Bio Engineering Research Initiatives

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Chris Contag portrait photo

Christopher H. Contag will join Michigan State University as the inaugural director of the Institute for Quantitative Health Science and Engineering and the chairperson of the new Department…

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Machine Learning Expert Joins MSU

Friday, March 4, 2016
Interface of brain and computer

Hu Ding recently joined the College of Engineering as an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. He was recruited to MSU as part of…

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MALSAR Author Joins Michigan State

Friday, March 4, 2016
Jaiyu

Jaiyu Zhou recently joined the College of Engineering in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering as an assistant professor. He was recruited under the Global Impact Initiative….

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AI and Evolution Take Gaming to the Next Level

Monday, January 25, 2016
Two young men playing video game

After weeks navigating a new video game and learning your enemy’s every move, you suddenly find yourself losing. As you rethink your strategy, you’re wondering, what happened? Darwinian…

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Jin Uses Multiple Approaches to Study Biological Systems

Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Xiangshu Jin

Xiangshu Jin recently joined Michigan State University as assistant professor, in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, in the College of Natural Science. Jin, who was recruited as…

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Hintze Studying Evolution of Natural and Artificial Intelligence

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Arend Hintze recently was named assistant professor, Department of Integrative Biology, in the College of Natural Science, after serving as a post-doctoral researcher with the Michigan State-based BEACON…

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TerAvest’s Research Focused on Building Better Bacteria

Monday, November 30, 2015
Michaela TerAvest with diagram of Engineering Respiration for Biotechnology

Michaela TerAvest recently joined Michigan State University as assistant professor, in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, in the College of Natural Science. TerVest, who was recruited…

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