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There are 9 item(s) tagged with the keyword "PhotosynQ".

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From the lab to the world: solving big problems in agriculture and energy

Introducing MultispeQ, an affordable and sophisticated scientific instrument that measures plant health and photosynthetic parameters.

Tags: Kramer lab, PhotosynQ, green solutions By By Igor Houwat, David Kramer; Banner image by photosynq.org
Power Plants: Kramer lab featured in MSU President's 2016 Report

The 90-second clip is part of a series showcasing MSU's abilities in anticipating global challenges. The Kramer lab focuses on understanding photosynthesis in real time and in dynamic environments.

Tags: Kramer lab, green solutions, PhotosynQ By By Igor Houwat; Banner image by MSU University Communcations
Kramer lab's CoralspeQ featured in Nature magazine

The technology is featured alongside various new tools that are transforming marine science, as researchers rush to understand how coral reefs are affected by overfishing, pollution, global warming and ocean acidification.

Tags: Kanazawa, green solutions, Kramer lab, PhotosynQ
Improving grain legume production in Zambia

The Kramer lab is using its homegrown tech, PhotosynQ, towards improving bean production in this African country, where 60 percent of the population lives in poverty and more than 350,000 people suffer from food insecurity.

Tags: Kramer lab, green solutions, PhotosynQ
Spreading the science bug to the classroom

The Kramer lab has built a new technology – called PhotosynQ – that is teaching scientists new things about plants. Now, they want to use it to enrich science learning.

Tags: Kramer lab, PhotosynQ, future scientists By By Igor Houwat, Stefanie Tietz, Ruby Carrillo; Banner image courtesy of Kramer lab
PhotosynQ helping Malawian farmers increase yields

A fascinating collaboration has developed between the Kramer lab and local partners to improve land management practices in one of the poorest nations on the planet. 

Tags: Kramer lab, PhotosynQ, green solutions By By Igor Houwat, Dan TerAvest
PhotosynQ's first workshop a success

The Kramer Lab hosted its first PhotosynQ workshop on April 22, 2016, attended by university members and private companies. 

Tags: Kramer lab, PhotosynQ, outreach By By Igor Houwat
PhotosynQ Video Featured On The Food Fix Website

Greg Austic from the Kramer Lab gives a three-minute overview of the platform for one of its earliest supporters, MSU's own Global Center for Food Systems Innovation.

Tags: Kramer lab, PhotosynQ By By Igor Houwat
A social network for plant science

David Kramer’s lab is reminiscent of a start-up business, a convergence of diverse minds and skills with the same end goal — to improve plant science. 

Tags: Kramer lab, green solutions, PhotosynQ

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Complicated sets of biological data can be challenging to extrapolate meaningful information from. Wanting to find a better way to look at this data led Berkley Walker, assistant professor at the MSU-DOE Plant Research Laboratory, to team up with statistician and Assistant Professor Chih-Li Sung from the Department of Statistics and Probability.