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Exchanging talent with Korea

June 14, 2019

New MSU agreement will exchange graduate students and research in Seoul

There was “exciting science” between Michigan State University and Chung-Ang University at the 20th anniversary of the Korea Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine Conference in Seoul, Korea, in early June.

Making academic history

May 2, 2019

Joseph Salatino to receive MSU’s first PhD in biomedical engineering 

Joseph Salatino will make Michigan State University history when he graduates as MSU’s first PhD in biomedical engineering during advanced degree ceremonies at 3:30 p.m., Friday, May 3, in the Breslin Center. 

Salatino has been working with Erin Purcell, assistant professor of biomedical engineering, since joining MSU’s fast-track BS/PhD program. He received a bachelor’s degree in neuroscience in 2016 at MSU, where he was also a member of the Honors College.

Saiprasad Ravishankar

Dr. Saiprasad Ravishankar received the B.Tech. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, in 2008. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering, in 2010 and 2014 respectively, from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. After his Ph.D., Dr. Ravishankar was an Adjunct Lecturer in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Coordinated Science Laboratory at the University of Illinois.