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Jul 21, 2016

Study Identifies Ways to Share Key Data Between Researchers, Business Practitioners

A multi-university research team reports that researchers and practitioners share more interests than either group realizes and outlines ways that the two groups can collaborate more effectively to address shared challenges. Jeff Pollack and Brad Kirkman, management, featured.

Jul 21, 2016

Thin Films Integrate Novel Oxides Onto Silicon Substrates

According to NC State researchers, novel functional materials could be integrated on silicon devices, allowing the creation of new smart devices and systems. Jay Narayan, engineering, featured.

Jul 21, 2016

Lesson from 1916: How to Prevent North Carolina’s Next Great Flood

According to NC State researchers, one large tree can lift up to 100 gallons of water out of the ground and discharge it into the air in a day. When the rains of July 1916 came, there wasn’t enough forest […]

Jul 20, 2016

Hofmann Deal Good For All

A deal has been struck that will keep the Hofmann Forest – more or less – in its current state. NC State reached an agreement with an international timberland investment company to manage sustainable harvest of trees on 54,334 acres of the forest […]

Jul 20, 2016

Stacking Boosts Polarimetry

NC State researchers have leveraged transparent stacked organic polymer detectors to improve polarimetry for military target detection, atmospheric sensing, telecommunications and biomedical imaging. Michael Kudenov, Brendan O’Connor et al, engineering, featured.

Jul 20, 2016

Novel Lens Design Expands Field of View for Brain Imaging

Researchers at UNC-Chapel Hill and NC State have developed a novel lens for a two-photon imaging system that is able to capture images of the brain that are almost 10 times larger than those captured through a conventional two-photon microscope. […]

Jul 20, 2016

Can Genetics Determine Your Perfect Diet?

According to an NC State genetics researcher, there is an overgeneralization of health benefits or risks tied to certain diets. William Barrington, sciences, featured.

Jul 20, 2016

Genetics Could Impact Diet Suitability, Study Reports

According to an NC State genetics researcher, there is an overgeneralization of health benefits or risks tied to certain diets. William Barrington, sciences, featured.

Jul 20, 2016

Dieting Success May Depend on Your Genetics

According to an NC State genetics researcher, there is an overgeneralization of health benefits or risks tied to certain diets. William Barrington, sciences, featured.

Jul 20, 2016

What Debt In Chicken Farming Says About American Agriculture

History has proven many times that carrying large amounts of debt in a fluctuating market creates a dangerous situation. But the production contract model used that is spreading globally in chicken and livestock farming is a sign that agriculture itself […]