2013 Research Magazine

2013 Michigan Tech Research Magazine

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    Great Lakes Research Center

    A Rendezvous for Science—and a Whole Lot More If you build it, they will come. Not ballplayers per se, but major leaguers nonetheless: researchers, academics, policy wonks, and business people, all drawn by a common concern for the world’s greatest system of lakes.

On the cover: A discovery by physicist Robert Nemiroff bolsters Einstein’s theory that spacetime is as smooth as any elixir from the top shelf of Shute’s Bar, the landmark Calumet saloon that graciously hosted this photo shoot.


Research is published by University Marketing and Communications and the Office of the Vice President for Research at Michigan Technological University, 1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI 49931-1295

  • David Reed—Vice President for Research
  • Linda Baker—Executive Director of University Marketing and Communications
  • Marcia Goodrich—Editor
  • Clare Rosen—Designer
  • Sarah Bird—Photographer
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