College receives six more Early CAREER Development Awards

May 31, 2023

NSF providing $3.12 million to strengthen research

Six Spartan Engineering faculty members at Michigan State University have received National Science Foundation Early Career Development (CAREER) Awards and will advance their research efforts with a combined $3.12 million over the next five years.

NSF CAREER Awards support junior faculty members who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research and education. It is among NSF’s most prestigious national honors.

1,200 showcase projects at Spring Design Day 

April 27, 2023

Innovations on display Friday, April 28, at MSU Design Day 

How did the staggering COVID-19 Pandemic change lives and language? 

A team of Michigan State University engineering students explored that question and created a Build-an-App for Humanities Researchers to help the MSU Linguistics Department save both time and resources in an analysis of the pandemic. The new audio software app is just one of hundreds of projects that will be on display Friday, April 28, during Spring 2023 Design Day in the MSU College of Engineering.

Susan Masten wins President’s Distinguished Teaching Award

March 29, 2023

Engineering professor wins top MSU teaching honor

Michigan State University’s Susan Masten is the kind of professor students dream of having. The associate chair for undergraduate studies in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Masten is highly communicative, readily available and takes a personal approach to working with her students, caring as much about their mental health and overall well-being as she does their academic journeys.

Xinyue Liu

Xinyue Liu joined the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at Michigan State University as an assistant professor in 2023. Her vision is leveraging material innovations to address key challenges in sustainability and health. Her research group focuses on developing multiscale structures and designing multiphysics behaviors of living materials, and building high-performance living devices for medical, water, agriculture, and construction.