Research News 2009

NMSU Research News – 2009

NMSU Research News is a periodic newsletter from the Office of the Vice President for Research.

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October 2009October 2009

  • Countdown to impact: NMSU’s moon observation a success
  • NMSU professor’s research helps indigenous natives of Siberia
  • Winners of the ninth annual URC Research and Creativity Fair
  • OSI grant proposal development workshop
  • NSF interactive, web-based proposal writing workshop
  • AAAS science & technology policy fellows
  • Life at Microsoft: NMSU CS grad addresses accessibility and offers advice to job seekers
  • Thomas Jefferson and the origins of newspaper competition in pre-revolutionary Virginia
  • The core ideals of the Mexican American gang: living the presentation of defiance


August 2009August 2009

  • Four faculty members presented University Research Council awards
  • Meet the Rising Star Award recipients
  • NMSU professor targets DNA repair mechanisms for disease treatment
  • NMSU-based INBRE program receives $16.5 million to continue developing biomedical research programs across New Mexico
  • New Mexico receives more than $1 million from NASA
  • Meet Chas Miller, NMSU astronomy graduate student
  • NMSU’s student-run solar furnace operational


June 2009June 2009

  • NMSU Ranks tenth in nation for federally funded engineering research expenditures
  • New Mexico Space Grant Consortium receives five-year renewal
  • NMSU wins $1.2 million for joint research project with the National Solar Observatory and the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Center for Excellence in Space Weather
  • Introducing and welcoming Dr. Peter Cooke, director of the Electron Microscopy Lab
  • Meet Dr. Starbuck, NMSU’s University Research Council chair
  • NMSU student selected for physics Internship at Johns Hopkins University


April 2009April 2009

  • Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering: Q&A with Dr. Satish Ranade
  • IEE’s 19th Annual Design Contest held at NMSU
  • NMSU’s Model United Nations team eins outstanding delegation award in 2009 New York City competition
  • NMSU hosts 21st snnual Euprymna-Vibrio Powwow
  • Publications/Presentations
  • Justice for youth: 5th annual J. Paul Taylor Social Justice Symposium
  • Why Many Proposals Fail


February 2009February 2009

  • Office of VP for Research supports the year of austainability
  • NMSU honors top millionaire tesearchers (NMSU’s research awards exceed $165 million)
  • Winners of 2009 Interdisciplinary Research Grants
  • Studying water availability in New Mexico
  • Research assistant wins national turf award at conference
  • Battle for the castle: NMSU associate professor studies political spin
  • Grant writing workshops sponsored by the office of atrategic initiatives
  • NMSU Grants and Research Information Database (GRID)


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