There are two things Dr. Ridwan Sakidja, professor in the department of physics, astronomy and materials science at Missouri State University, is passionate about: computational materials science and interdisciplinary research. Computational materials science involves use of modeling, simulations, theory and data processing. These processes allow researchers to better … [Read more...] about Lower costs, greater applications
Understanding the true quality of something often requires looking below the surface. This is true of land and other natural resources. Dr. Kevin Mickus, distinguished professor of geology, and Dr. Doug Gouzie, professor of geology and departmental director of graduate studies, at Missouri State University recently worked on a local environmental project addressing diesel … [Read more...] about Digging into science below land’s surface
What types of tea should you drink and what are the health benefits of drinking them? Registered dietitian Jaime Gnau offers some insights about tea on Livestrong. She’s also a clinical instructor of biomedical sciences at Missouri State University. … [Read more...] about Why’s tea good for you?
College students looking for a credit card should choose one that helps them build credit and save money. Dr. Jeff Jones, certified financial planner and department head of finance and general business at Missouri State University, provides answers to questions about credit cards for college students on WalletHub. … [Read more...] about What are the best credit cards for college students?
The efactory at Missouri State University has another supporter in former Missouri lawmaker Jay Wasson. He has made a gift to support the efactory’s expansion project. The Idea Loft Jay Wasson The physical space made possible by Wasson’s gift has been named the Jay Wasson Idea Loft. Located on the recently renovated third floor of the Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center, … [Read more...] about Jay Wasson supports efactory expansion