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New MSU Foundation Professors Announced for 2019

Sunday, September 15, 2019
Group photos of Laura McCabe, David Morgan, Amirpouyan Nejadhashemi and Terrie Taylor

Michigan State University recently named four new MSU Foundation Professors, a designation given to outstanding faculty who demonstrate excellence in research and teaching while enhancing the prominence of…

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Jeffrey Nanzer Selected for DARPA Award in Wireless and Remote Applications

Friday, September 13, 2019
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Jeffrey Nanzer of Michigan State University has been awarded a highly competitive Director’s Fellowship from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). Nanzer is the Dennis P. Nyquist assistant…

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MSU’s Smith Wins American Chemical Society Award

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
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Milton (Mitch) Smith III, Michigan State University professor of chemistry, has received the 2020 American Chemical Society (ACS) Award in Organometallic Chemistry, which is given to one individual…

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Mohsen Zayernouri Receives A Second Young Investigator Program Award

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
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Mohsen Zayernouri of the Michigan State University College of Engineering has received another Young Investigator Program (YIP) Award – his second award since 2017. YIP awards are generally…

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Joseph Salem Named Dean of MSU Libraries

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Library shelves full of books

Joseph Salem was named Dean of University Libraries by the Michigan State University Board of Trustees. Salem joined the MSU Libraries as director and university librarian in August…

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Venkatarao Ganni Receives 2019 Samuel C. Collins Award

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Pictured from left: Senior Cryogenic Process Engineer Peter Knudsen, Ganni, Cryogenic Process Engineer Nusair Hasan, and FRIB Accelerator Systems Division Director Jie We

Venkatarao (Rao) Ganni, director of the MSU Cryogenic Initiative, professor of accelerator physics, and adjunct professor of mechanical engineering at Michigan State University (MSU), received the Samuel C. Collins Award given for…

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Sun Selected as an Emerging Investigator

Monday, August 26, 2019
Faculty finds solutions for marginalized communities

Professor Liangliang Sun and his research group have made important progress in developing novel mass spectrometry-based analytical tools with extremely high sensitivity and high capacity for comprehensive characterization…

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MSU Affiliates Elected to Board of U.S. Society for Ecological Economics

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
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Michigan State University faculty members and students from the Department of Community Sustainability and the Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics have been elected to the United…

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Li Elected to National Landscape Architectural Council

Friday, August 16, 2019
James Klausner named a Fellow of the American Society of Thermal and Fluid Engineers

Ming-Han Li, director of the Michigan State University’s School of Planning, Design and Construction, or SPDC, has been elected to the American Society of Landscape Architects’ Council of…

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Record Number of Postdoctoral Researchers Earn NIFA Fellowships

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Seven Michigan State University postdoctoral researchers are recipients of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, or NIFA, fellowship and two-year grant of $161,000 to support ongoing research…

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