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Radio frequency treatments target food pest control

Part of Juming Tang’s research team, from left to right: WSU doctoral student Yang Jiao, Juming Tang and WSU postdoctoral student Shunshan Jiao.     PULLMAN, Wash. – The irony probably wasn’t lost on Washington State University food engineer Juming Tang.   Tang recently opened a bottle of lotus seeds to put in soup and […]

WSU’s radio club continues to build

PULLMAN, Wash. – The Washington State University’s Amateur Radio Club prefers the classics when it comes to communicating. The club uses ham radio, the use of radio communications equipment for public service and recreation, to talk with other radio amateurs.   Founded in 1911, the club remains one of the oldest college ham radio clubs […]

Radio waves provide hot debugging alternative

(Photo: Juming Tang, right, and Galina Mikhaylenko, associate in research, Biological Systems Engineering, review research results.) Radio waves, not environmentally damaging chemicals, may be the new, best, post-harvest process for debugging dried fruits and nuts, according to a team of researchers led by Washington State University professor Juming Tang.        Using radio waves that generate heat to […]

NWPR Plans to Open New Radio Station in Skagit County

PULLMAN, Wash. — Washington State University’s Northwest Public Radio plans to open a new public radio station in Skagit County that will emphasize its in-depth, award-winning news coverage and special programs. Skagit County is the former home of Edward R. Murrow, a broadcast journalism legend. Murrow, who is well-known for making broadcast journalism courageous, respectable […]

NWPR Moving on the Radio Dial in Goldendale, The Dalles, Hood River

PULLMAN, Wash. — Radio listeners in Goldendale, The Dalles, Ore., and Hood River, Ore., will have to change their radio dial settings to find Northwest Public Radio, a service of Washington State University, from 90.1 FM to 90.5 FM on or around Wednesday, Sept. 19. The Federal Communications Commission approved a frequency change for the […]

The WSU team competing in NASA's rocket launch competition posing with various rockets.

Students have eyes on spaceflight

WSU Everett engineering students are building a rocket to compete in NASA's student rocket competition which will culminate with a final launch April 13–15 at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center.