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NMSU biology professor Immo Hansen, right, and postdoctoral researcher Hitoshi Tsujimoto work together in Hansen's mosquito laboratory on campus. (Photo by Darren Phillips)

NMSU mosquito nutrient transport research may lead to better, safer insecticides

Date: 11/02/2015 Writer: Dana Beasley, 575-646-7953, [email protected] Ever wonder why male mosquitoes don’t bite? “They don’t have to make eggs,” explained Immo Hansen, associate professor of biology at New Mexico State […]

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New Mexico State University graduate student Chuck Havlik watches the mechanized chile harvester run on one of his research plots. He is testing how close chile plants can be together for optimal harvest by the machine without losing chile fruit size. (NMSU photo by Jane Moorman) SEP15

NMSU studying optimal variety, field protocol for new mechanized chile harvester

Date: 10/12/2015 Writer: Jane Moorman, 505-249-0527, [email protected] LAS CRUCES – New Mexicans love green chile. As that love expands regionally and nationally, the New Mexico growers are faced with an increasing […]

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New Mexico State University Assistant Professor Kenneth C. Carroll, third from left, and other researchers have created a new fracturing fluid that may increase the development of geothermal energy.

NMSU researcher helps explore cost-effective, non-polluting enhanced geothermal systems

Date: 10/06/2015 Writer: Darrell J. Pehr, 575-646-3223, [email protected] Tapping the natural heat of the earth may be more cost-effective and clean thanks to a research project led by researchers at Pacific […]

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NMSU physics professor Stefan Zollner speaks at a research rally event on campus. (Photo by Darren Phillips)

NMSU physics department to acquire new instrumentation through DOD funding

  Date: 05/07/2014 Writer: Isabel A. Rodriguez, 575-646-7066, [email protected] A team of faculty led by Professor Stefan Zollner of New Mexico State University has received a grant of about $300,000 for […]

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Enrico Pontelli speaks about his involvement in the iCREDITS research project on smartgrid technology during a resarch rally event at O'Donnell Hall. (Photo by Darren Phillips)

Researchers launch smart grid epicenter at NMSU

  Date: 04/15/2014 Writer: Isabel A. Rodriguez, 575-646-7066, [email protected] Professor Enrico Pontelli has received a $5 million, five-year grant from the National Science Foundation’s Center for Research Excellence in Science and […]

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New Mexico State University beef cattle nutritionist Eric Scholljegerdes is conducting research on an amino acid feed supplement for pregnant cows to see if it improves the digestive system of their offspring. (NMSU photo by Jane Moorman)

NMSU developing food supplement to improve cattle digestive system

  Date: 08/05/2014 Writer: Jane Moorman, 505-249-0527, [email protected] During drought, having cattle that can tolerate poor nutritional forage is the difference between a cow and calf operation going under, or staying […]

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Yu-Li Huang, New Mexico State University industrial engineering assistant professor, has been researching methods to improve the efficiency of scheduling outpatient medical appointments for a number of years and has recently worked with several local medical providers, reducing patient wait time and increasing access to patients. (NMSU photo by Emilee Cantrell)

NMSU professor redesigns scheduling in healthcare clinics to improve quality of service

  Date: 06/24/2014 Writer: Emilee Cantrell, (575) 646-2913, [email protected] Imagine going to the doctor’s office, seeing the doctor right away, and avoiding lengthy amounts of idle time in the waiting room. […]

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A new invasive pest – a stink bug called Bagrada hilaris. (NMSU photo)

NMSU researchers studying new invasive pest from Africa, Asia

  Date: 06/11/2014 Writer: Jane Moorman, 505-249-0527, [email protected] LOS LUNAS – Brassica crops in New Mexico are in danger of attack from a new invasive pest – a stink bug called […]

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University Research Council judge Mary O’Connell, left, discusses a poster representing a research project titled “Minimum Lab PPE (Personal Protective Equipment),” by Katrina Doolittle, right, and David Schoep, not pictured, of the Department of Facilities and Services.

NMSU’s annual poster fair explores wide array of research, creative activity

Date: 2013-10-21 Writer: Darrell J. Pehr, (575) 646-3223, [email protected] More than 40 research posters were presented at the 13th annual University Research Council’s Research and Creative Activities Fair Oct. 4 […]

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NMSU researcher Jeffrey Arterburn in his lab with a former NMSU student working on GPR-30, a unique kind of estrogen receptor, which has potential for diagnosing and treating breast cancer. (NMSU photo by Darren Phillips)

NMSU cancer researcher pursues potential of unique estrogen receptor for diagnosis, treatment

Date: 2013-10-14 Writer: Minerva Baumann, (575) 646-7566, [email protected] The Tough Enough to Wear Pink campaign, which is having its annual fundraiser this week, and Cowboys for Cancer Research are among […]

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