Apr 29, 2022
NC State researchers studied how treating fabrics with dyes, softeners and other chemicals impacts both the production and degradation of cotton microfibers.
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.
NC State's Byoungho Ellie Jin explores the role that technologies like artificial intelligence, virtual reality and 3D printing could play in addressing industry problems like oversupply.
Oct 20, 2021
NC State researchers printed ink on cotton fabric to make “digital” denim fabric resembling six styles of jeans.
Sep 1, 2021
Backed by a grant from the CDC, NC State researchers are working on new technology to simultaneously test face coverings' breathability, filtration and fit.
Feb 1, 2021
NC State researchers sewed a soft, flexible sensor system to help map pressure points on an amputee's prosthesis.
Dec 8, 2020
Two NC State faculty members have been honored for their innovative work at the forefront of their disciplines.
Nov 20, 2020
A grant awarded to researchers at NC State's Nonwovens Institute will allow them to study improving properties of mask and respirator materials.
Mar 20, 2019
For 25 years, NC State's Textile Protection and Comfort Center has been blazing new trails in the textile industry.
Oct 22, 2018
NC State researchers use dye library to find new and safer hair-coloring products.
Jul 11, 2018
Many high schoolers who attend summer programs at NC State find the experience so engrossing that they decide to join the Wolfpack after graduation.
Apr 23, 2018
Melissa Pasquinelli emphasizes creative and critical thought in the classroom. Her approach means she sometimes learns alongside her students.
Mar 26, 2018
NC State experts in the College of Textiles’ Textile Protection and Comfort Center are developing and testing equipment to protect the firefighters who protect us.
Jan 17, 2018
A new NC State database reveals promising approaches to making safer, more sustainable hair color.