Jun 2, 2022
NC State researchers are studying a textile-based carbon capture technology that could reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants.
Mar 22, 2022
NC State researchers found a way to prevent electrical malfunctions in yarns designed to store electrical energy.
Jan 28, 2022
NC State researchers found a way to improve the energy efficiency of part of the process for making carbon fiber.
Nov 1, 2021
In the Department of Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science, STEM majors can discover surprising opportunities and exceptional career preparation.
Mar 11, 2021
NC State researchers showed they could attach enzymes to textiles in a proof-of-concept study. They want to use this technology to develop chemical filters, including for carbon capture.
Mar 8, 2021
Researchers used a material produced by the bacteria Gluconacetobacter hansenii as a filter to separate water from an oil mixture.
Feb 1, 2021
NC State researchers sewed a soft, flexible sensor system to help map pressure points on an amputee's prosthesis.
Dec 1, 2016
NC State researchers are developing wearable technologies that are functional, efficient, innovative and practical, and that could have an impact on countless lives.
Aug 2, 2016
Jeff Joines uses hands-on classroom exercises to help students navigate the complex field of textile engineering, chemistry and science. Join us for a behind-the-scenes visit with this enthusiastic, award-winning teacher.
May 5, 2016
The four internships Adam Barksdale undertook while studying textile engineering helped land him a position with Nissan.
Dec 11, 2012
Three textile engineering students were awarded third place in the 2012 Odebrecht Award for Sustainable Development for a class project looking at the recyclability of oil- contaminated pizza boxes.
May 16, 2012
NC State is a winner in the Grand Challenges Explorations, an initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Jul 6, 2011
To protect future space travelers, NC State students have designed a 1,900-square-foot inflatable living environment for four to six astronauts.
Sep 8, 2010
Dr. Marian McCord has accepted a half-time appointment as director of global health initiatives for the Office of International Affairs.
Jun 18, 2010
The Society of Dyers and Colourists’ board elected Dr. Renzo Shamey, associate professor of textiles, as a fellow of the society.