Lose the Fat: Targeting Grease to Curtail Sewer Overflows
Sewer overflows are a nasty business, posing dangers to human health and the environment.
College receives Exxon Mobil grants
The College of Engineering at North Carolina State University has received $30,000 in grants from Exxon Mobil Corp.
Martin-Vega receives leadership award
Dr. Louis A. Martin-Vega, dean of the College of Engineering at North Carolina State University, has received the Industrial and Systems Engineering Alumni Leadership Award from the University of Florida.
Zhu honored by TMS
Dr. Yuntian Zhu has been named the 2010 Materials Processing & Manufacturing Division Distinguished Scientist/Engineer by The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS).
Antón honored by ACM
Dr. Annie I. Antón, professor of computer science at North Carolina State University, has been named a Distinguished Scientist of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
Nanowires pave way for nanodevices
Silicon nanowires are attracting significant attention from the electronics industry due to the drive for ever-smaller electronic devices, from cell phones to computers.
Chemical engineering department among Top 10 in R&D
A recent article in Chemistry & Engineering News (C&EN) magazine places the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at North Carolina State University sixth among national departments of chemical engineering
Nothing But Net: The Physics of Free-Throw Shooting
Pay attention, Shaq: Two North Carolina State University engineers have figured out the best way to shoot a free throw – a frequently underappreciated skill that gets more important as the game clock winds down.
Alumnus makes $1.5 million planned gift for scholarships, fellowships
A North Carolina State University engineering alumnus and his wife have made a planned gift of about $1.5 million for scholarships and fellowships in the College of Engineering.
Angel delivers Progress Energy lecture
New energy policies should treat all countries equally, enable industries to plan for the future and not stifle economic growth, Fortune 500 CEO and NC State engineering alumnus Steve Angel told NC State students on Sept. 24.