This year marks the 150th anniversary of the Periodic Table. The principles that drove Dmitri Mendeleev to construct his periodic table are still influencing today’s research advances.
Two Michigan State University College of Natural Science (NatSci) faculty members, Bruno Basso and James K. McCusker, were honored as MSU Foundation Professors on April 24 at an investiture ceremony held at MSU’s Wharton Center.
James Kenneth McCusker has always been fascinated by the interaction of light with molecules. As a middle school student, his interest in photography was as much about the process by which the photographs were developed as it was about taking the pictures. This interest carried through into his independent academic career.
Two MSU chemistry professors were invited speakers at the first-ever joint U.S.–Cuba conference sponsored by the Cuban Society of Chemistry of Havana.
Chemistry Professor James McCusker Named Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry
Professor James McCusker was named the 2016 Kritzler Lecturer at Ohio Northern University.
Professor Jim McCusker is featured as the Guest Editor of a special issue of Accounts of Chemical Research.
Professor Jim McCusker has been appointed as an Associate Editor for the Royal Society of Chemistry's flagship journal, Chemical Science, effective February 15, 2015.