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Year: 2013

Jan 24, 2013

College celebrates 2012 distinguished alumni

The College of Engineering at North Carolina State University has named the Distinguished Engineering Alumnus award winners for 2012. The recipients are Stephen F. Angel, chairman, president and chief executive officer at Praxair, Inc.; Jimmy D. Clark, owner and president of Guy M. Turner, Inc.; and Dr. John A. Edmond, director of advanced optoelectronics at Cree, Inc. 

Jan 23, 2013

Fanxing Li receives NSF CAREER Award

Dr. Fanxing Li, an assistant professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at North Carolina State University, has received a Faculty Early Career Development Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The award, known as the NSF CAREER Award, is one of the highest honors given by NSF to young faculty in science and engineering. 

Jan 15, 2013

NC State engineering students beat national average on FE Exam

North Carolina State University engineering students who took the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exam in October 2012 passed it at a much greater rate than the national average. 

Jan 15, 2013

Huang honored for energy leadership by Charlotte Business Journal

Dr. Alex Huang, Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering and director of the FREEDM Systems Center at North Carolina State University, will receive a 2013 NC Energy Leadership Award from the Charlotte Business Journal. 

Jan 8, 2013

Grant receives ACS award for advancing diversity

Dr. Christine Grant, associate dean of faculty development and special initiatives and professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering in the College of Engineering at North Carolina State University, has received the 2012 Stanley C. Israel Regional Award for Advancing Diversity in the Chemical Sciences from the American Chemical Society (ACS). Grant was honored with the award by the organization’s southeastern region.