Skip to main content

Year: 2018

Dec 6, 2018

Don’t miss out on giving to the College in 2018

As 2018 is coming to a close, consider making a year-end gift to the College of Engineering at NC State University. 

Jim Cauble with daughter Chris Roof and Lewis Cauble at the 2018 Pullen Society induction ceremony. Photo by Becky Kirkland.

Dec 3, 2018

Like son, like father

Inspired by his son Lewis’s bequest to benefit NC State’s Apiculture Science Fund, College of Engineering alumnus Jim Cauble decided to create a scholarship fund through his own planned gift. His gift will also support areas of interest to his children, making philanthropy a Cauble family tradition. 

NC State Bell Tower in the fall

Nov 29, 2018

Martin-Vega named AAAS Fellow

Dr. Louis A. Martin-Vega, dean of the College of Engineering at North Carolina State University, has been elected as a Fellow of the American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest scientific society and publisher of journal science. 

The downtown city lights of Raleigh. Photo by Marc Hall

Nov 29, 2018

Intelligent framework aims to optimize data transfer in 5G networks

New tech is designed to allow cellular communication nodes in 5G systems to partition bandwidth more efficiently in order to improve end-to-end data transmission rates. 

Happy students at commencement in PNC Arena.

Nov 29, 2018

NASA engineer, leader to give NC State fall commencement speech

NC State grads will draw inspiration from commencement speaker Christine Mann Darden, an internationally recognized researcher whose work is fueling the development of supersonic jets. In August 2017, Darden visited the College of Engineering to deliver the annual Welcome for Engineering First-Year Students and give a technical seminar on sonic boom minimization. 

RET Conference participants

Nov 19, 2018

College of Engineering hosts first RET conference

For the first time, teachers and university officials who have participated in the National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) program gathered for a conference to share their experiences and develop an action plan to improve the program. 

Campus Gateway

Nov 15, 2018

New BAE undergraduate research program

The BAE Research and Educational Enhancement Projects (REEP) are an opportunity for undergraduates to design and conduct research under the supervision of a BAE faculty mentor. These undergraduate research projects provide students a hands-on setting to dive deeper into topics introduced in the classroom. 

Dr. Youngsoo “Richard” Kim and Dr. Louis Martin-Vega, dean of the College

Nov 13, 2018

Kim receives 2018 RJ Reynolds Award

Dr. Youngsoo “Richard” Kim, Jimmy D. Clark Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) at North Carolina State University, is the thirty-fourth recipient of the RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company Award for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Extension. 

NC State Bell Tower in the fall

Nov 12, 2018

Where are they now? Mechanical engineering alumnus Tommy DiNardo

Alumnus Tommy DiNardo ’84 followed in his father's footsteps in basketball and mechanical engineering. 

The College of Engineering at North Carolina State University bestowed the Distinguished Engineering Alumnus award on Suzanne Gordon, Peter Lehrer, Gil West, and Alan Weinberg.

Nov 9, 2018

Gordon, Lehrer, Weinberg and West receive DEA awards

The College of Engineering at North Carolina State University bestowed the Distinguished Engineering Alumnus award on Suzanne Gordon, Peter Lehrer, Gil West, and Alan Weinberg.