Our News on Newswise

Spray protocol increases delivery of antiseptic to prevent COVID-19

A trip to visit family in India gave an SDSU researcher a unique opportunity to improve delivery of an antiseptic nasal spray to help prevent COVID-19.
10-May-2021 12:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Newswise: DSC00079.JPG

New ice core data tracks climate-changing eruptions

An international team of scientists has analyzed chemicals in an ice core from West Antarctica to compile the most accurate chronology of volcanic eruptions during the last 11,000 years produced thus far.
27-Apr-2021 11:15 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Newswise: 2021-CE-Ghabchi-SDDOTpjct_016-for-web.jpg

Evaluating integrity of highway base layer

Working with the S.D. DOT, researchers are evaluating a cost-effective method of determining quality of the base layer in the field.
20-Apr-2021 12:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Newswise: Hansen-Dan_2020.jpg

Hansen named dean of the College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions

Dan Hansen has been chosen the dean of SDSU’s College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions after a national search.
16-Apr-2021 10:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Newswise: SDAM1-Merkt.JPG

Merkt named Director of the South Dakota Art Museum

Donna Merkt has been named the director of the South Dakota Art Museum
15-Apr-2021 11:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Newswise: 2018_Mbogo-beta-Carotene_001.jpg

Sweet potatoes increase vitamin A, fiber in bread

Incorporating sweet potato puree into bread not only adds vitamin A, but also changes the starch composition by increasing the fiber content. That can be beneficial for diabetics.
25-Mar-2021 10:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Newswise: 2020_ME_Basu-aerosol-modeling_ for Newswise.jpg

Aerosol modeling detects SARS-CoV-2 infectious dose, droplets

Fluid mechanics-based transport modeling in the human respiratory tract and research data were used to determine which droplet sizes are most like to reach the dominant infection site and the number of virus particles needed to trigger infection.
23-Mar-2021 1:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Newswise: 2020_METLAB_003.jpg

Researchers evaluate material for NASA rocket engines

Two South Dakota State University professors are evaluating a printable copper alloy NASA is developing for combustion chambers of next-generation rocket engines used for space travel.
18-Mar-2021 11:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites


See All News

Our Experts on Newswise

Newswise: DavisAlan.JPG

Training rehabilitation counselors

Counselors who are specially trained to provide adjustment services to people with disability help their clients find gainful employment.
27-Nov-2019 3:40 PM EST

Newswise: 2019_EE_Tonkoski-Hansen_Microgrids_006-for-web.jpg

Maintaining reliability, resilience while integrating renewable energy

Energy generated by solar panels and wind turbines interfaces to the electricity grid using power electronic converters—but how will these converter-based and traditional-based control systems interact to ensure voltage and frequency stability?
20-Nov-2019 1:45 PM EST

Newswise: Isaacson-Mary_2016.jpg

Nurse-researcher to help develop tribal palliative care programs

Delivering palliative care to rural, frontier areas is difficult, but the lack of infrastructure makes developing programs for three Northern Plains Indian tribes even more challenging.
13-Nov-2019 5:00 PM EST

Newswise: 2017_Nursing_Students-Patients_152-for-web.jpg

Expanding Role of RNs to Serve Rural Communities

To address the shortage of health-care professionals in rural and underserved areas, nurse-researchers are helping rural clinics more fully utilize registered nurses in primary care and have expanded the South Dakota State University nursing...
26-Jun-2019 4:40 PM EDT

Newswise: Killefer-John_2018.jpg

Ramping Corn Production for E15 Blend Using Precision Agriculture

18-Oct-2018 11:55 AM EDT

Newswise: FebinaMathew.jpg

Helping Sunflower Producers Fight Stem Canker

Fungicides can help prevent the lodging and yield loss that stem canker causes, but timing is crucial. A new disease-forecasting model that predicts stem canker risk can help.
23-Feb-2018 12:05 PM EST

Newswise: 2017_StemCanker-MathewLab_003---smaller.jpg

Identifying Pathogens That Cause Soybean Stem Canker

Soybean diseases caused by various species of Diaporthe pathogens are on the rise and scientists are identifying the pathogens behind this increase.
2-Nov-2017 6:05 PM EDT

Newswise: ScottPedersenB.jpg

More Bat Sightings Coincide with Fledglings Leaving Nest

An increased number of bat sightings in the fall coincide with young bat being encouraged to leave the nest and fend for themselves.
25-Aug-2017 10:05 AM EDT

See All Experts

Our YouTube Videos

About

Founded in 1881, South Dakota State University is the state’s Morrill Act land-grant institution as well as its largest, most comprehensive school of higher education. SDSU confers degrees from seven different colleges representing more than 200 majors, minors and specializations. The institution also offers 36 master’s degree programs, 15 Ph.D. and two professional programs.

The work of the university is carried out on a residential campus in Brookings, at sites in Sioux Falls, Pierre and Rapid City, and through Extension offices and Agricultural Experiment Station research sites across the state. SDSU's research expenditures for the 2018 fiscal year were more than $60 million.

Experts

Contacts

Lora Berg
Director of Marketing and Communications
agriculture

lora.berg@sdstate.edu

605-688-6579

Ian Charnley
Recruitment and Outreach Coordinator
Natural sciences

Ian.Charnley@sdstate.edu

605-688-4420

Christie Delfanian
Research Writer
Research university-wide agriculture

christie.delfanian@sdstate.edu

605-688-4541

Lindsey Gerard
iGrow Technology Coordinator

lindsey.gerard@sdstate.edu

Dave Graves
Infomation Officer

dave.graves@sdstate.edu

605-688-4538

Matt Halvorson
Asst Coordinator for Multimedia marketing
video

Matt.Halvorson@sdstate.edu

605-688-6063

Heidi Kronaizl
Information Officer

heidi.kronaizl@sdstate.edu

605 688-4535

Mike Lockrem
University Relations Director

Michael.Lockrem@sdstate.edu

605-695-0406

Sydney Meyer
Market and Communications Coordinator
Food and Agriculture

sydney.meyer@sdstate.edu

605-688-4389

Matt Schmidt
Senior News Editor

matthew.schmidt@sdstate.edu

605-695-9966

Andrew Sogn
Marketing and Social Media Coordinator

Andrew.Sogn@sdstate.edu

Twitter

close
0.60433