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Office of the Vice President for Research

Mississippi Research Consortium

 
 Datastar, Inc. demonstrates citrus grove disease detection using NASA derived re

USM/BIAC project with DataStar, Inc. demonstrating citrus grove disease detection using advance NASA derived remote sensing techniques.

The Mississippi Research Consortium (MRC), formed in 1986, is a coalition of Mississippi’s four research universities:

The MRC entered into a cooperative agreement with NASA’s John C. Stennis Space Center located in Hancock County, MS, to provide technical assistance to federal agencies and contractors located at the Center.

MRC Tasks

  • Develop a research infrastructure to support education and extend technology development in Mississippi.
  • Foster research funding opportunities and increase interaction with federal agencies.
  • Develop and share resources.
  • Improve science education opportunities for students elementary through college.
  • Make the most of human potential and provide technical assistance.
  • Enhance economic opportunities for the state of Mississippi.

Federal Agencies located at John C. Stennis Space Center (SSC)

Contact Us

Office of the Vice President for Research
Aubrey K. Lucas Administration Building, Room 202
118 College Drive, #5116
Hattiesburg, MS 39406

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Email
gordon.cannonFREEMississippi

Phone
601.266.5116