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MSU Civil Engineers Help Michigan Evaluate Distracted Driving

Friday, October 9, 2020
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Civil engineers at Michigan State University are helping the State of Michigan evaluate methods for enforcing violations of distracted driving and dangerous cell phone use. In a study…

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MSU Interdisciplinary Team Secures $3.2M Grant To Empower Off-Grid Communities

Tuesday, October 6, 2020
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Michigan State University Researcher Emilio Moran will lead a team in the development of a convergent framework offering non-dam hydropower as a sustainable energy solution for off-grid communities…

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Professor Emeritus and Former Student Awarded Patent

Monday, September 14, 2020

Patent awarded for new concept in fluid mass flow metering U.S. patent no. 10,753,779 was awarded for a mass flow meter that measures mass fluid flow of liquids…

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Creating Diamond Devices To Detect Parkinson’s Early

Monday, September 14, 2020
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Spartan engineers have secured $3.4 million in grants to develop diamond implants that could let doctors diagnose and treat Parkinson’s disease earlier. Michigan State University’s Wen Li and…

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Bush’s Biomechanics Research Earns Founders’ Award

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

An associate professor of mechanical engineering at Michigan State University has been honored with a national award in recognition of her scientific accomplishments in biomechanics and excellence in…

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Tan Named Hong Endowed Chair In Electrical Engineering

Tuesday, August 11, 2020
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Xiaobo Tan has been named the Richard M. Hong Endowed Chair in Electrical Engineering in the Michigan State University College of Engineering. Tan is an MSU Foundation Professor of Electrical…

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New Motion Capture Screening Technology Could Slow Progression Of Arthritis

Wednesday, July 29, 2020
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Most people don’t think about their thumbs very often. But for people living with advancing arthritis, the simplest thumb movements—from grasping a cup to sending a text message—can…

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Liu Named Fellow By The International Association Of Pattern Recognition

Tuesday, July 28, 2020
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Xiaoming Liu, professor of computer science and engineering at Michigan State University, has been elected a Fellow of the International Association of Pattern Recognition (IAPR) and will be…

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Powerful Human Like Hands Create Safer Human Robotics Interactions

Monday, July 20, 2020
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Need a robot with a soft touch? A team of Michigan State University engineers has designed and developed a novel humanoid hand that may be able to help….

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MSU Chemical Engineer Develops Styrene Free Bio Renewable Resins

Monday, July 13, 2020
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Research at Michigan State University is developing new styrene-free bio renewable resins with broad applicability in the construction of countertops, bathroom fixtures, windmill blades, and boats. The research…

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