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.
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.