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Huebner Promoted to Director of CSTAT

Saturday, August 17, 2019
Jim Pestka, university distinguished professor of food science and human nutrition, Melissa Bates, Ph.D student and Jack Harkema, university distinguished professor of pathobiology, work at the microscope on Tuesday August 30, 2016.

The Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation, or OVPRI, is pleased to announce the appointment of Marianne Huebner, Ph.D., as the new director of the…

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Predicting The Existence Of Heavy Nuclei Using Machine Learning

Thursday, February 14, 2019

A collaboration between the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB) and the Department of Statistics and Probability (STT) at Michigan State University (MSU) estimated the boundaries of nuclear existence by applying statistical analysis to…

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Collaboration Uses Statistical Models to Explore Which Isotopes Can Possibly Exist

Monday, September 24, 2018
witek and leo neufcourt

A year ago, FRIB and the Department of Statistics and Probability (STT) at Michigan State University (MSU) formed a new collaboration between nuclear physics and the statistical sciences. The…

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New MSU Foundation Professors Announced

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Foundation Professors

Michigan State University recently named five 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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MSU to Help New Mothers with Postpartum Depression

Friday, March 2, 2018
Jennifer Johnson and Alla Sikorskii

One in seven mothers suffers from postpartum depression, but for low-income women, the rate is more than twice as high. Backed by a $3.6 million National Institutes of…

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A Statistician at the Junction of Big Data and Data Science

Monday, October 9, 2017

Taps Maiti, professor and graduate director, Department of Statistics and Probability, and Department of Marketing, Eli Broad School of Business. He is co-director in the Center for Business and…

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Leveraging Electronic Health Records for Predictive Modeling

Monday, April 4, 2016

Marianne Huebner, associate professor, Michigan State University Department of Statistics and Probability, College of Natural Science, explains one aspect of the “Challenges of Using Big Data in Health…

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MSU Statisticians Identify Florida Cancer Cluster

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Map of Miami, Florida

Higher-than-expected rates of pediatric cancers have been identified in the Miami metro area and an area west of the Everglades in a series of five statistical analyses conducted…

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