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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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Ofoli Named Fellow, American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Robert Ofoli

Robert Ofoli, Michigan State University associate professor of chemical engineering and materials science, has been elected a fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers or AlChE. Fellowship…

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MSU Students Win Silver Medal at Synthetic Biology Competition

Thursday, December 21, 2017
The Shewlock Holmes team, from left to right: Ciara Fromwiller, Serenity Tyll, Cody Madsen, Michaela TerAvest, Danny Ducat, Noelia Bravo, Brian Amburn, Donna Liebelt (advisor). Not included: Bjoern Hamberger, Tim Whitehead. By Shewlock Homes.

MSU’s second-ever iGEM (International Genetically Engineered Machines) student team won a Silver Medal at the 2017 competition in Boston. The team was made up of seven students from Chemical Engineering,…

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Polymer Researcher Joins MSU

Friday, November 17, 2017
Shiwang Cheng

Shiwang Cheng recently joined the Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials Science as assistant professor. He focuses on the mechanics and dynamics of polymers and polymer nanocomposites, especially the…

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Engineer/Physicist Alumnus Joins MSU

Friday, November 17, 2017
Elias Garratt

Elias Garratt recently joined the Departments of Chemical Engineering & Material Science and Electrical and Computer Engineering, and MSU’s Fraunhofer Center for Coatings and Diamond Technologies as assistant professor. A physicist…

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3D Printing Innovator Joins MSU

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Aljoscha Roch

Aljoscha Roch joins the Departments of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Chemical Engineering & Materials Science, and MSU’s Fraunhofer USA Center for Coatings and Diamond Technologies  as assistant professor. He is…

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