The Clay Minerals Society is an international organization devoted to the study of clays and clay minerals. Prof Velbel passes the gavel at the 51st meeting of the Clay Minerals Society.
Dr. Bruno Basso is quoted in a recent press release from MSU.
GLG undergraduates were well represented at the annual University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum and took home several top prizes.
Prof. Bruno Basso’s discussion of “Temperature and drought effects on crop yields” recently appeared in the journal Nature Climate Change.
The Department lost a great colleague over the Thanksgiving holiday. Professor Emeritus Aureal T. Cross was a remarkable individual who touched many lives through his incredible career.
Dr. Bruno Basso’s work with SALUS (Approach to Land Use Sustainability) continues to garner headlines.
An international team of scientists has developed crop models to better forecast food production to feed a growing population – projected to reach 9 billion by mid-century – in the face of climate change.
Half of the nitrogen-based fertilizer used on U.S. crops seeps into the environment, prompting an interdisciplinary team of Michigan State University scientists, including Dr. Bruno Basso, to investigate ways to curb pollution.
Geological Sciences senior Jordan Hein won the Best Undergraduate Student Paper Award from the Great Lakes Section of the Society for Sedimentary Geology for his poster.
In an effort to determine if conditions were ever right on Mars to sustain life, a team of scientists, including a Department of Geological Sciences professor, has examined a meteorite that formed on the red planet more than a billion years ago.
MSU Environmental Engineering Student Society organizes a panel discussion on Hydraulic Fracking.
Associated Professor Bruno Basso is among a team of 140 researchers at 10 Midwestern universities working on the Climate and Corn-Based Cropping Systems Coordinated Agricultural Project, funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Lisa Danielson presents "Research and Exploration at NASA Johnson Space Center"