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Industrial Diamond Expert Joins MSU

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Tom Zimmermann

Tom Zimmermann recently joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and MSU’s Fraunhofer USA Center for Coatings and Diamond Technologies as an assistant professor. He is interested in the…

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Could the Air You Breathe be a Factor in Parkinson’s?

Friday, November 10, 2017
Image of brain scan

Could the air you breathe, specifically through your nose, be a factor in the development of Parkinson’s disease? That’s a question a Michigan State University researcher is looking…

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Nuclear Medicine Scientist Joins MSU

Thursday, November 2, 2017
Kurt Zinn

Kurt R. Zinn, D.V.M., M.S., Ph.D., recently joined Michigan State University’s new Institute for Quantitative Health Science and Engineering and is the director of Nuclear Medicine. He is also a…

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Alzheimer’s Researcher Joins MSU Grand Rapids Team

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Marcia Gordon

Marcia Gordon, PhD, recently joined the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine as a professor in the Department of Translational Science and Molecular Medicine. Recruited as part…

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Obstetrics Expert Joins MSU

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Sascha Drewlo

Sascha Drewlo recently joined MSU as associate professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology in the College of Human Medicine. His research focuses on the…

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Alzheimer’s Expert Joins MSU’s Neuroscience Team

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
David Morgan

David Morgan, PhD, recently joined the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine as a professor in the Department of Translational Science and Molecular Medicine. Morgan, recruited as…

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MSU Study: Poor Sense of Smell Predictor of Parkinson’s

Thursday, September 7, 2017
Honglei Chen

A new study provides further evidence that a simple “smelling” test could predict Parkinson’s disease even earlier than previously thought. According to Michigan State University researcher Honglei Chen,…

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Composite Materials Expert Joins MSU

Thursday, August 31, 2017
John Dorgan

John Dorgan, an expert in polymeric materials and composites, will be joining the Michigan State University College of Engineering as part of the MSU Global Impact Initiative. He…

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High-Energy Physics Theorist Joins MSU

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Andreas von Manteuffel

Andreas von Manteuffel, assistant professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, joined MSU in 2016 as a high-energy physics (HEP) theorist, specializing in theoretical particle physics and…

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Condensed Matter Physics Scientist Joins MSU

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Mohammad Maghrebi

Mohammad Maghrebi joined MSU in January 2017 as an assistant professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy. Maghrebi specializes in quantum many-body systems and quantum phases of…

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