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.
Narayan Earns N.C.’s Top Science Award
Jay Narayan is recognized by the state of North Carolina for his groundbreaking work in materials science. Find out how his research is leading to the development of high-efficiency LEDs that will save energy, reduce greenhouse emissions and contribute to the nation’s energy independence.
Dogs, Math and Computers: How One Researcher Gets His Ideas
Where does inspiration come from? One researcher talks about artificial intelligence, computer science, and working with dogs.
This Is What Science Looks Like at NC State: Joel Ducoste
Engineering professor Joel Ducoste, who works to keep drinking water clean and safe, describes how his lifelong passion for discovery has fueled his research around the world.
Researchers Develop Models to Study Polyelectrolytes, Including DNA and RNA
Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a novel and versatile modeling strategy to simulate polyelectrolyte systems. The model has applications for creating new materials as well as for studying polyelectrolytes, including DNA and RNA. “Our new technique allows […]
New Framework Would Facilitate Use of New Android Security Modules
Researchers have created a framework for the Android operating system that helps developers and users take advantage of new security tools.