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MSU FRIB Researcher Dean Lee Works to Understand the Nature and Origins of Matter

Dean Lee is a professor of physics at MSU’s Facility for Rare Isotope Beams. At the Lee Research Group, he asks: How do we connect fundamental physics to…

Latest Research

River

Water Moves Carbon through Ecosystems

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Many people see the carbon cycle as vertical – CO2 moving up and down between soil, plants and the atmosphere. However, new Michigan State University research published in…

Bombed Building

Using Social Media to Weaken Terrorist Attacks

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Governments and police forces around the world need to beware of the harm caused by mass and social media following terror events. In a new report, leading counter-terrorism…

FRIB Passes Information Security Audit And Receives ISO 27001 Registration

Monday, November 12, 2018

The FRIB Laboratory has successfully passed its first annual Information Security Management System (ISMS) audit and is now registered to the external ISO 27001 information security standard. The ISO…

Armyworm

MSU Scientists Lead Effort to Bring Fall Armyworm Management to Farmers

Friday, November 9, 2018

Michigan State University scientists Barry Pittendrigh and Julia Bello-Bravo have led the development of resources to help farmers in Africa and India protect their crops from fall armyworm,…

Garrett King

Undergraduate Researcher Nominated for Marshall Scholarship

Friday, November 9, 2018

MSU nominated Garrett King, a student research assistant at NSCL, for the Marshall Scholarship. It is a national scholarship that supports up to forty U.S. students to study at…

Lake Erie

MSU Partners with Bowling Green State University on Algal Bloom Research

Friday, November 9, 2018

Michigan State University is pleased to be one of nine universities partnering with Bowling Green State University (BGSU) on its recently announced Lake Erie Center for Oceans and…