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Sep 13, 2017

New Manufacturing Process for SiC Power Devices Opens Market to More Competition

Researchers are rolling out a new manufacturing process and chip design for silicon carbide (SiC) power devices, which can be used to more efficiently regulate power in technologies that use electronics. 

Nov 16, 2016

PowerAmerica Adds STEM Initiative for Scouts

PowerAmerica has established North Carolina’s first STEM Scouts program at the Science House on Centennial Campus in conjunction with the Occoneechee Council, Boy Scouts of America. 

Oct 12, 2016

Nobel-Laureate Amano To Lecture at Hunt Library

Nobel-laureate Hiroshi Amano, the co-recipient of the 2014 Nobel Prize for Physics, will present a distinguished lecture about semiconductor devices on Thursday, Oct. 19, from 3-4 p.m. at the Hunt Library auditorium. 

view of university gateway sign from ground up.

May 19, 2016

Veliadis Named PowerAmerica CTO

Victor Veliadis has been named the chief technology officer for PowerAmerica, the public-private power electronics institute located on Centennial Campus. 

Jan 21, 2015

General Tapped to Lead PowerAmerica

Nick Justice, a retired major general with more than four decades of leadership experience, takes command at PowerAmerica, NC State's advanced manufacturing institute. 

The Memorial Belltower, as viewed from a bus stop on Hillsborough Street.

Dec 29, 2014

The Best of the Pack

At NC State, 2014 opened with a presidential visit and closed with record-high levels of research funding and donor support. Between those bookends lay a year of highlights: new public-private partnerships to tackle global challenges, problem-solving faculty research, athletic success at the conference and national levels, and more.