Early-stage research happening at NC State
Mar 22, 2023
The caterpillar-like soft robot that can move forward, backward and dip under narrow spaces.
Mar 21, 2023
Modern scientific techniques are helping scholars learn new things from parchments that are up to 1,300 years old.
Mar 15, 2023
The system has already found a more efficient (and previously unheard of) way to produce high-quality semiconductor nanocrystals.
Mar 14, 2023
The work can be used to inform the development of everything from new electronic devices to high-performance textiles.
Mar 10, 2023
A new, scalable technique allows users to manufacture soft polymer materials in a dozen different structures, or morphologies.
Feb 27, 2023
The finding paves the way for a new generation of lighter, more flexible, and more efficient solar cell technologies suitable for practical use.
Feb 22, 2023
The work allows engineers to manipulate the flow of heat through ferroelectric materials, which are used in many devices.
Feb 9, 2023
Researchers develop an inhalable powder that could protect lungs and airways from viral invasion.
Researchers have now discovered a size threshold beyond which antiferroelectrics lose their properties, becoming ferroelectric.
Feb 7, 2023
The new light would enable autonomous vehicles to help control traffic flow – and let human drivers know what’s going on.
Feb 3, 2023
Applications for the material include use as packaging for high-value technologies that require protection from gases, such as flexible batteries.
Jan 4, 2023
A map of ancient oceanic "dead zones" could help us plan for the future as the Earth grows warmer.
Jan 3, 2023
The new stretchable strain sensor that has an unprecedented combination of sensitivity and range.
Nov 21, 2022
The printing technique paves the way for a variety of new soft electronic technologies.
Nov 18, 2022
These energy-efficient soft robots can swim more than four times faster than previous swimming soft robots.