Springing Ahead of Nature: Device Increases Walking Efficiency
Research published in the journal Nature describes the way an unpowered exoskeleton device can put a spring in your step to increase walking efficiency.
Researchers Use Liquid Shearing Method to Create Nanofiber ‘Gusher’
NC State researchers figure out the secret behind making "nanofiber gushers."
Lab Grades Green Building Potential
Nelson Hall becomes a living lab for sustainability education as students evaluate the building for LEED certification.
Bolstering Our Food Banks
The number of people at risk of going hungry in North Carolina is more than one in six. It often falls to the state’s food banks to provide relief from food insecurity — with help from industrial and systems engineers at NC State.
5 NC State Faculty Named AAAS Fellows
The American Association for the Advancement of Science elects 401 fellows, including five from NC State. Meet our newest members of the prestigious organization.
First-Year Class Boasts Highest Percentage of Female Engineers
NC State’s 2014 first-year engineering class includes the highest percentage of female students in university history. A change in focus and a series of programs help draw those students and support their studies.
2 Win Fulbright Scholar Awards
Two NC State researchers receive prestigious Fulbright Scholar awards for the 2014-15 academic year.
Bringing Ideas to Market
From new methods for creating biofuels and determining heart risk to fridge-free food processing and a more efficient fuel injector, NC State researchers are developing innovative approaches to global challenges. The Chancellor's Innovation Fund is supporting their work.
NC State Researchers Advance Genome Editing Technique
NC State researchers advance gene cut-and-replace technique.
Thanks to the real-world ingenuity of NC State textile and engineering students, there’s a passel of elephants in South Africa who’ll find it impossible to forget which villages they’re supposed to avoid.