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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

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
Department of Energy

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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Cheng awarded Peter Debye Prize for Young Investigators in Dielectric Research

Friday, September 14, 2018
Shiwang Cheng

A chemical engineer at Michigan State University received the 2018 Peter Debye Prize for Young Investigators in Dielectric Research by the International Dielectric Society. Shiwang Cheng, assistant professor…

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Polymer Science Researcher Joins MSU

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Robert Ferrier

Robert Ferrier joins the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science as an assistant professor in August 2018. Robert Ferrier is an expert in polymer science. He is…

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Improving Understanding of Hydrogen Bonding for Thermodynamic Modeling

Monday, September 10, 2018
Aseel

Aseel Bala is a chemical engineering Ph.D. candidate at Michigan State University, conducting research with Dr. Carl Lira  on the thermodynamic phase behavior of systems with hydrogen bonding….

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Materials Simulations Aid Design of Li-ion Batteries

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Kwang Jin Kim

Kwang Jin Kim is a fifth-year doctoral student at Michigan State University studying Chemical Engineering and Material Science. Over the last four years, he has worked in the…

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