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Recreating Interstellar Ions with Lasers

Wednesday, July 5, 2017
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Trihydrogen, or H3+, has been called the molecule that made the universe, where it plays a greater role in astrochemistry than any other molecule. While H3+ is astronomically…

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New Concussion Sensor Now Available to Athletes

Thursday, March 9, 2017
concussion headband sensor

Two Michigan State University chemists are bringing their impact sensors to market. The effective, yet inexpensive, headband sensors can be worn by athletes in a variety of sports…

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Ultrafast Lasers for Biomedical Imaging and Diagnosis

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Marcos Dantus discusses ultrafast laser technology that can be used to make very accurate medical predictions related to retinal disease, cancer and more. Presentation to the MSU Board…

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Using Ultrafast Lasers to Catch Cancer

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Marcos Dantus uses ultrafast lasers to study microscopic chemical and biological interactions that are impossible to observe with any other tool. Ultrafast lasers have pulse durations that are…

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New Invention: Impact-Sensing Headbands

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Gary Blanchard and Marcos Dantus, with MSU’s Department of Chemistry, have invented a headband that records the severity and location of impacts on the head. This inexpensive detector…

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New Impact-Sensors Aid in Concussion Protocol

Monday, July 11, 2016

Professors Gary Blanchard and Marcos Dantus, with MSU’s Department of Chemistry, have developed a headband that records the severity and location of impacts. This inexpensive detector allows coaches,…

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Ultrafast Laser Researcher Dantus Named 
MSU Foundation Professor

Thursday, January 21, 2016
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Michigan State University (MSU) Distinguished Professor Marcos Dantus has been named an MSU Foundation Professor. Dantus, a professor in the Department of Chemistry and the Department of Physics…

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