News

MSI Principal Investigator Chad Myers (Computer Science and Engineering) was recently named a McKnight Land-Grant Professor. His research, which involves using computational methods to investigate problems in genetics, is highlighted in the OVPR’s Research News Online.

MSI Associate Fellow Robert Lysak (Physics) has been selected as a 2011 Fellow of the American Geophysical Union. See more at the School of Physics and Astronomy website.

MSI Principal Investigator Cynthia Cattell (Physics) has won the 2011 George W. Taylor Award for Distinguished Service. See more at the School of Physics and Astronomy website.

MSI Principal Investigator Robert Reich (Forest Resources) has been named a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. See the College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences website for more details.

MSI Principal Investigator Reuben Harris (Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics) has been awarded a $10 million grant for his research into the human antiviral protein APOBEC3G, which has potential to treat HIV and other diseases. See more at the UM News website. Professor Harris’s work has also been highlighted in the 2008-09 MSI Annual Research Highlights and the Fall 2008 MSI Research Bulletin.

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