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Academic leaders and researchers from across Mississippi gathered at MSU for NSF Day last week.

'Talent and Ideas are Everywhere': Importance of Broad Research Funding Highlighted at NSF Day

November 28, 2022 - If the United States is going to continue to grow its research and technological capabilities, ideas and talent from every corner of the country must be incorporated. That was the message from leaders ...
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NGI Researcher, Rudzin, Awarded Part of $17.5 Million to Study Air-ocean-wave Interaction in Tropical Cyclones

November 28, 2022 - Mississippi State faculty member Johna Rudzin this fall is receiving part of $17.5 million from the Office of Naval Research as a member of the 2023 Young Investigator Program. She is one of 25 recipients ...
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MSU Hosts National Science Foundation Director, Sen. Wicker for NSF Day, Next Monday

November 16, 2022 - Mississippi researchers interacted with multiple National Science Foundation leaders during NSF Day next Monday [Nov. 21] at Mississippi State University. NSF Director Sethuraman Panchanathan, U.S. Sen. ...
A Kemp's ridley sea turtle on a Texas beach

Tracking Where, When and Why Sea Turtles Die

October 28, 2022 - Five of the world's seven sea turtle species are found in the Gulf of Mexico, and all are classified as threatened or endangered by the U.S. Endangered Species Act. Additional concern for the future of ...
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MSU's Luxion, Breckenridge Share Expertise at U.S. Senate Hearings

October 5, 2022 - Mississippi State was well-represented in Washington, D.C. last week as two university leaders shared their expertise with the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation. Col. Stephen ...
Archive photo of a 2017 study to advance the understanding of infant head trauma

CAVS Researchers Study Aims to Increase Understanding of Traumatic Brain Injuries in Soccer

September 27, 2022 - A research collaboration between Mississippi State University and Cardiff University in the United Kingdom aims to increase understanding of traumatic brain injuries in soccer. The study, which began ...
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CAVS Researcher Receives CAREER Grant for Atomic Modeling Research

September 23, 2022 - An MSU faculty member in the university's Bagley College of Engineering and CAVS researcher is utilizing a prestigious award from the National Science Foundation to advance his research on the magnetic ...
The research plot shown above displays multiple different types of crops with various amendments from August 20th, 2021

TrueView on Campus with GRI: Mississippi State Part 2

September 23, 2022 - Cary McCraine is a Research Engineer with the Geosystems Research Institute at Mississippi State University. McCraine is in a support role for research associates and professors and takes the data collected ...
After making landfall in western Cuba on September 27 as a category-3 storm, Hurricane Ian entered the Gulf of Mexico

Northern Gulf Researcher, Kim Wood Explains, "How Hurricane Season Went from Quiet to a 'Powder Keg,'' in this Scientific American Story

September 23, 2022 - For nearly two months, the Atlantic had no hurricane activity. Then September arrived with a flurry of storms. Hurricane activity in the Atlantic Ocean typically begins to ramp up in earnest around mid-August. ...
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MSU NGI Meteorologist: Dry Air, Other Variables Taking Teeth out of Atlantic Hurricane Season

September 12, 2022 - Despite its unusually slow start, a Mississippi State Northern Gulf Institute meteorologist says not to rule out an increase in activity during the last months of the Atlantic Ocean's hurricane season, ...