MSU nuclear theorists Witold Nazarewicz and Bastian Schuetrumpf join Massey University physicists in calculating the distributions of sub-atomic particles in oganesson (element 118), finding them highly unusual.
Professor Alexandra Gade receives one of ten 2018 William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Awards.
Adjunct P-A Professor Piotr Piecuch (and University Distinguished Professor in the Chemistry Department) and his research group have proposed a novel computational approach to solving the complex many-particle Schrödinger equation.
The article “Atomic age began 75 years ago with the first controlled nuclear chain reaction”, by Artemis Spyrou and Wolfgang Mittig, was published in The Conversation web journal.
Professor Emeritus Tom Kaplan passed away at the age of 91 on December 30th, 2017.
Huey-Wen Lin has received NSF Early CAREER and DOE Leadership Computing Challenge awards.
Scientific video based on and narrated by Brian O'Shea wins award at SC17 Conference.
Professor Chris Adami is working on new "artificial brain" technology for use in small spacecraft used for proposed NASA missions.
On Wednesday, 29 November 2017, MSU President Lou Anna K. Simon presented the President's Distinguished Teaching Award to Asst. Professor Danny Caballero.