Stories From 2017

Jun 22, 2017  |  Research

New design improves performance of flexible wearable electronics

New design has self-healing properties to maintain connections – and keep devices working – even after a thousand flexes.

Jun 22, 2017  |  Research

Triangle Venture Alliance makes initial investment impact

NC State joins other Triangle universities in venture capital alliance to spur innovation.

Jun 21, 2017  |  Research

Saving America’s nuclear industry

NC State is helping the nuclear energy industry remain a significant part of America’s long-term energy portfolio.

Jun 16, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Ekkad named head of Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Dr. Srinath Ekkad has been named the new head of the of Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) at North Carolina State University.

Jun 14, 2017  |  Research

New ultrasound ‘drill’ targets deep vein blood clots

Researchers have developed a new surgical tool that uses low-frequency intravascular ultrasound to break down blood clots.

Jun 12, 2017  |  Students

Students Share Value of Graduate Education with Legislators

Three NC State graduate students are among those who shared their research projects recently with members of the North Carolina General Assembly.

Jun 12, 2017  |  Students

NC State Postdocs Present Research

After the spring semester drew to a close, 56 postdoctoral scholars from NC State University shared their research at the 6th Annual Postdoctoral Research Symposium.

Jun 12, 2017  |  Students

Get to know: The Graduate School

The Graduate School provides oversight and administration of all policies and procedures throughout the graduate student lifecycle. We spoke with Dr. Maureen Grasso, dean of the Graduate School, about the many ways the school supports the entire university community.

Jun 12, 2017  |  Alumni

Online graduate program made engineering alumnus a better problem solver

Alumnus Mike Hancock said earning an online Master of Computer Science degree from NC State’s College of Engineering equipped him with the knowledge and skills to be an efficient problem solver.

Jun 7, 2017  |  Alumni

Young alumnus paves way for future engineers

Asking young alumni to make financial contributions to their alma mater can be a tough sell. After all, didn’t they just pay a lot of money for their college education? For Jacob Bowes however, giving back could not be more important.