Research Paves Way for Cyborg Moth ‘Biobots’
New methods for electronically manipulating the flight muscles of moths could lead to the creation of remotely controlled “biobots.”
CNR Taps McCord for Research
Textiles prof Marian McCord joins the College of Natural Resources as associate dean for research. McCord is known for her team-building skills.
In Memoriam: William A. Smith Jr.
William Adams Smith Jr., a longtime industrial engineering professor who retired in 1998, died June 3 in Southern Pines from complications of dementia. He was 84.
A Makers’ Place
Maker Faire North Carolina is a celebration of the state's thinkers and doers. NC State students will put their projects on display there this weekend.
NC State’s Standout Scholars
From charting the evolution of galaxies to building the next generation of synthetic molecules, NC State's undergraduate researchers tackle some of the most complex challenges facing society. Meet four of the university's most accomplished young scholars.
Hunt Is Home to Animatronic Wolf
Using 3-D scanning technology, computer-aided design software and good old-fashioned elbow grease, two engineering students create a capstone project for the ages: an animatronic timber wolf for the high-tech Hunt Library.
Student Named Innovation Fellow
Natalia von Windheim, a materials science and engineering major, has been named a University Innovation Fellow.
Prof Honored With System’s Top Award
The UNC Board of Governors has awarded the prestigious O. Max Gardner Award to Jay Narayan. Read about the researcher's groundbreaking work in materials science.
Three Elected to Inventors Academy
Three NC State faculty members have been elected fellows of the National Academy of Inventors, a nonprofit organization that encourages academic innovation.
CED, Jenkins Soar in Rankings
Graduate programs in business and education post huge gains in reputation on the U.S. News list of top graduate schools. See where they rank.