NC State Leads NSF Program to Train Future Leaders at Nexus of Big Data and Materials Science
NC State and NC Central are launching an NSF-funded program to create a new generation of scientists who work at the crossroads of big data and materials science.
NSF-funded Afterschool Program Powering Up in Durham
Middle school students in Durham will have time to explore electrical engineering and computer science as part of a 3-year, National Science Foundation project NC State is leading.
The Next Generation of Greenhouses May Be Power Plants
Researchers from NC State and UNC-Chapel Hill are launching a project to develop next generation greenhouses with built-in solar cells that make use of the entire spectrum of solar light.
Researchers Eye Gaming As Tool for Boosting Computer Science Skills, Diversity in Middle Schools
An interdisciplinary team of researchers is launching an initiative that will use a custom-designed video game to boost computational thinking in middle school science classrooms and foster diversity in the sciences.
How Teaching Robots to Identify Microscopic Fossils Could Help Us Understand Oceans
An unlikely partnership is attempting to solve a tricky engineering challenge and advance our understanding of Earth’s oceans.
Of Space and Sea: Data Challenges and Creative Solutions
Investments in space missions could soon return more benefits in coastal North Carolina.
Gu Receives Funding for Glucose-Responsive Smart Insulin Patches
The funding will help Gu develop glucose responsive insulin patches in order to help those suffering from Type 1 diabetes.
Global Funding RFPs Sought
The deadline for both OIA global funding initiatives is Dec. 11 at 5 p.m.
USDA Grants $6.7M to Curb Fruit Pest
NC State entomologist Hannah Burrack will lead a four-year effort to manage the spotted wing drosophila, a tiny fruit fly that causes hundreds of millions of dollars in annual agricultural losses.
$5 Million NSF PIRE Grant Will Fund Research on African Crop Disease
NC State receives $5 million NSF grant to combat cassava mosaic disease in Africa.