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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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Scientists Advance Ways to Optimize Battery Energy

Monday, November 4, 2019
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In an era of ever-hungry consumer electronics, scientists at Michigan State University teamed up with researchers at General Motors, or GM, to make progress on improving the life…

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Can Solar Technology Kill Cancer Cells?

Friday, October 25, 2019
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Scientific breakthroughs don’t always happen in labs. For Sophia and Richard Lunt, Michigan State University researchers, many of their breakthroughs happen during neighborhood walks. The married couple’s step-by-step…

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Engineering Gives Nick Ward a Hand (Brace)

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

When Michigan State University’s Nick Ward fractured his left hand in February, the basketball team’s title hopes faded slightly. The 6’8”, 245-pound center has been a key player…

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Thomas Bieler Elected a Fellow of The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
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Thomas Bieler, a professor of chemical engineering and materials science at Michigan State University, has been named a Fellow of The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society (TMS). The…

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Thomas Bieler Elected a Fellow of The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Engineering Building

Thomas Bieler, a professor of chemical engineering and materials science at Michigan State University, has been named a fellow of The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society, or TMS….

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Bieler Elected a Fellow of The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Engineering Building

Thomas Bieler, a professor of chemical engineering and materials science at Michigan State University, has been named a Fellow of The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society (TMS). Bieler…

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Lawrence Drzal Named Fellow of National Academy of Inventors

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Lawrence Drzal, professor at Michigan State University‘s College of Engineering, has been elected a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors class of 2018. Drzal is a University Distinguished…

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MSU Team Wins Bronze at 2018 Synthetic Biology Competition

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

MSU’s 2018 iGEM has won a Bronze Medal from the International Genetically Engineered Machines (iGEM) global competition. iGEM brings together students from around the world to design synthetic biology…

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MSU Nets $1.1M in New DOE Grants

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
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The U.S. Department of Energy awarded nearly $1.1 million in grants to four Michigan State University faculty members. The four grants come from the DOE Offices of High…

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