Stories From 2018

Jan 23, 2018  |  Research

Persistent photoconductivity used to stimulate neurotypic cells

Researchers have, for the first time, used a material’s persistent photoconductivity to stimulate neurotype cells.

Jan 19, 2018  |  Students

Engineering Online graduates earned master’s degrees by working together

Earning your degree online doesn’t mean earning your degree on your own, according to Jonathan Holtvedt and Lauren McCauley.

Jan 17, 2018  |  Research

Media release: Clean Fuel Advanced Technology Project Request for Proposals open

The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) at N.C. State University has announced a call for projects through the Clean Fuel Advanced Technology (CFAT) Project.

Jan 17, 2018  |  Students

A ‘smart’ insulin patch may aid future therapies

Yanqui Ye, biomedical engineering student, is exploring ways to use micro-needles in a skin patch prevent and control diabetes and skin cancer.

Jan 11, 2018  |  Awards and Honors

Ekkad named R.J. Reynolds Professor

Dr. Srinath Ekkad has been named the R.J. Reynolds Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at North Carolina State University.

Jan 11, 2018  |  Awards and Honors

Williams elected as Fellow of IEEE

Dr. Laurie Williams, professor and interim head of the Department of Computer Science at North Carolina State University, has been elected as a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).

Jan 11, 2018  |  Students

Solar vehicle team project takes unusual route

A team of NC State students designs a solar car focusing on practicality as well as performance and energy efficiency.

Jan 11, 2018  |  Rankings

NC State’s online programs move up in rankings — computer science reaches number 4

NC State made big gains in this year’s ranking of the nation’s top online degree programs. Take a look at the reasons behind NC State’s rising reputation.

Jan 9, 2018  |  Alumni

Join the EB Oval challenge

We are excited to share with you a great way to make your gift to the Cornerstone Society have even more impact, thanks to an anonymous donor who has made a challenge gift to help raise funds for Engineering Building Oval. The donor will match dollar for dollar any gift to the Cornerstone Society, so your donation automatically doubles.

Jan 8, 2018  |  Research

Combining experiments, models boosts social behavior research

Researchers are outlining a new approach to behavioral research that draws on experimental studies and computer models to offer insights into organizational and group behavior.