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MSU IQ Researcher Working Toward New Cancer Therapies

Thursday, September 27, 2018
Jens Schmidt

Jens Schmidt is a professor of OBGYN in MSU’s acclaimed College of Human Medicine, and he’s also a part of Chris Contag’s IQ team. IQ is the Institute…

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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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Tai Joins Energy Harvesting Lab at MSU

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Wei-Che-Tai

Wei-Che Tai joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering as an assistant professor in August 2018. Wei-Che Tai is part of MSU’s Dynamics and Energy Harvesting Laboratory. His research…

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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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Aguirre Brings Tissue Remodeling Expertise to IQ and MSU

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Aitor Aguirre

Aitor Aguirre joined the Department of Biomedical Engineering as an assistant professor in August 2018. Aitor Aguirre focuses on investigating cell plasticity and tissue remodeling in health and…

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Michaela TerAvest Wins Prestigious Beckman Young Investigator Award

Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Michaela TerAvest

Michaela TerAvest, Michigan State University assistant professor of biochemistry, was recently awarded the Beckman Young Investigator Award by the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation. The award program provides research support…

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MSU Hosts International Symposium on Lattice Field Theory

Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Lattice Logo

Michigan State University hosted the 36th International Symposium on Lattice Field Theory. It took place from July 22-28 at MSU’s Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center. This was the…

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Condensed Matter Physics Researcher Joins MSU

Friday, June 1, 2018
Tyler Cocker

Tyler Cocker recently joined the Department of Physics and Astronomy as an assistant professor. Cocker’s research is using the new possibilities enabled by THz-STM to explore ultrafast dynamics…

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Plant Biologist Joins MSU

Friday, June 1, 2018
Polly Hsu

Polly Hsu recently joined the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology as an assistant professor. Polly Hsu studies translational regulation in plants to develop new strategies to promote…

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Integrative Bioscience Researcher Joins MSU

Friday, June 1, 2018
Jeremy Prokop

Jeremy Prokop recently joined the Department of Pediatrics and Human Development as an assistant professor. Jeremy Prokop’s lab focuses on integrative biosciences for understanding genes and genetic variants,…

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