Get a Little Closer: Moth Females Use Scent Proximity to Attract Mates
Female moths with an ineffective pheromone blend can use proximity to better-smelling females to attract mates.
Shining a Light on the ‘Invisible Scholars’
A new book examines the contributions and needs of postdoctoral fellows.
Metal Printing Offers Low-Cost Way to Make Flexible, Stretchable Electronics
Researchers have developed a new, low cost technique for directly printing metal circuits, creating flexible, stretchable electronics.
Celebrating Centennial’s Seminal Moment
It was a ground-breaking vision, to be honest: a gift of land for a land-grant institution to build a unique research campus within sight of downtown Raleigh and NC State's original campus. And it changed the size, scope and direction of the university forever.
Researchers Show Thermally Activated Delayed Photoluminescence From Semiconductor Nanocrystals
Researchers find "control dial" for semiconductor nanocrystal systems, allowing for creation of particles with unique photoluminescent properties.
Tiny Bilirubin-filled Capsules Could Improve Survival of Transplanted Pancreatic Cells
Type 1 diabetes patients could benefit from bilirubin-filled nanocapsules.
Collaborative Research Project Aims to Improve Child Welfare in NC
An interdisciplinary group of NC State researchers is helping improve the wellbeing of children across North Carolina.
Campus Tunnel Marks 50 Years of Free Speech
Since the days of bell-bottoms and peace signs, NC State’s iconic Free Expression Tunnel has made space for a wide spectrum of viewpoints. Learn more about the Wolfpack’s original social media tool.
Fieldwork in Africa Informs Science – and Changes a Scientist
How one postdoc's experiences in Kenya changed the way he views himself and his work.
Faculty Inventors Honored
Two faculty members at North Carolina State University are being named fellows by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). The new NAI fellows are Donald L. Bitzer, Distinguished University Research Professor of Computer Science, and William Ditto, professor of physics. The […]
Researchers Find Simpler Way to Deposit Magnetic Iron Oxide onto Gold Nanorods
Researchers have found a simpler way to deposit magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles onto silica-coated gold nanorods, creating multifunctional nanoparticles with useful magnetic and optical properties.
Building 3-D Models of Molecules With RealityConvert
RealityConvert software creates 3-D models of molecules for research, education and drug discovery.
Using New Technologies to Preserve Wildlife and Wild Spaces
NC State and its Namibian partners are using new technologies to better study and protect African wildlife.
NC State undergrad Kobi Felton, a chemical engineering major who is minoring in Spanish, heads off to the United Kingdom next fall as a 2018 Marshall Scholar. Find out how his time at NC State changed his life.
Marshall Scholarship Campus Selection Committee
A selection committee composed of NC State faculty endorsed Kobi Felton for the Marshall Scholarship.