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NDSU Faculty Receive National Science Foundation CAREER Awards


Peter Bergholz, Ph.D., assistant professor in Veterinary and Microbiological Sciences, and Wei Jin, Ph.D., assistant professor in Computer Science at North Dakota State University, Fargo, each are receiving five-year Faculty Early Career Development...
27-Apr-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Research Shows Pears Could Be Part of a Healthy Diet to Manage Diabetes


While the phrase “an apple a day” is a popular saying, a new study suggests that pears as part of a healthy diet could play a role in helping to manage type 2 diabetes and diabetes-induced hypertension. The results of research published in...
10-Apr-2015 5:05 PM EDT

Croll to Receive Air Force Young Investigator Award


Andrew Croll, assistant professor of physics at North Dakota State University, Fargo, is receiving a $305,046 three-year award from the U.S Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR). The competitive award is being made through the prestigious...
16-Mar-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Water Resources Research Institute Names Director


The North Dakota Water Resources Research Institute has named Eakalak Khan as director of the Institute, effective March 1. He will succeed G. Padmanabhan who served as long-time director of the organization which promotes the education and...
14-Jan-2015 3:00 PM EST

NDSU, Sanford Health Announce Research on Human Health, Nutrition


North Dakota State University, Fargo, and Sanford Health will conduct collaborative research on human nutrition, weight management and other dietary-related areas as part of a seed-grant initiative developed between the two organizations. The...
22-Dec-2014 10:00 AM EST

Technology Created at NDSU Licensed to c2sensor


A technology developed at North Dakota State University, Fargo, creates precise in-the-ground measurement and monitoring of soil and crop conditions which could provide opportunities for greater yields. The technology also has led to a new start-up...
12-Dec-2014 3:00 PM EST

New Plastic that Disappears When You Want It To


Plastic populates our world through everything from electronics to packaging and vehicles. Once discarded, it resides almost permanently in landfills and oceans. A discovery by researchers at North Dakota State University, Fargo, holds scientific...
24-Nov-2014 5:00 PM EST

Center at NDSU Contributes to Product Featured on Henry Ford's Innovation Nation


Developers from the Center for Sensors, Communications and Control (CSCC) at North Dakota State University, Fargo, played a role in the development of a product featured on Henry Ford's Innovation Nation.TrackR bravo from Phone Halo allows you to...
7-Nov-2014 5:15 PM EST

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Making the Case That Fathers Count---A Lot

New fathers don't receive a how-to manual when they hold their little bundle of joy for the first time. The book, "Why Fathers Count: The Importance of Fathers and Their Involvement with Children," provides tips on all stages of parenting, from new...
12-Jun-2008 4:40 PM EDT

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