Stories From Mar 2021

Mar 30, 2021

Alumni and friends of the College help set new Day of Giving record

The College of Engineering turned out strong for North Carolina State University’s Day of Giving 2021 on March 24, raising more than $6 million from 1,615 gifts - both records for the College.

Mar 30, 2021  |  Rankings

College recognized in US News graduate rankings

The College of Engineering at NC State University has been ranked 25th nationally and 12th among public institutions on a list of the top graduate engineering programs in the country by US News & World Report.

Mar 26, 2021  |  Research

Trapped configurations of plasmon-coupled gold nanoparticles useful for thermal history sensing

Basically, you can use light to see how hot the material got.

Mar 25, 2021  |  Awards and Honors

Kelly receives Holladay Medal

COE professor Robert Kelly was one of two faculty members to receive the Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence, the highest honor bestowed by NC State and the university’s Board of Trustees.

Mar 23, 2021  |  Research

Mussel sensors pave the way for new environmental monitoring tools

An interdisciplinary team at NC State is creating a network of mussel cyborgs to serve as environmental sentinels.

Mar 22, 2021  |  Research

Virtual lab finds the right AI tool for each chemistry problem

Having the right tool for the job makes the job a lot easier, less expensive and faster.

Mar 19, 2021  |  Faculty and Staff

A personal statement from Dean Louis Martin-Vega for the College of Engineering community

Dean Louis Martin-Vega released a personal statement in the wake of increased incidents of discrimination against Asians, Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders.

Mar 19, 2021  |  Students

Ambassador Post: How NC State Entrepreneurship shaped my academic and professional career

Katie Lawson, ISE student and president of NC State Entrepreneurship Student Ambassador Program, shares how NC State Entrepreneurship has shaped her academic and professional career.

Mar 18, 2021  |  Alumni

COE alumni and friends can make an impact on Day of Giving

There are plenty of opportunities to get involved during NC State's third Day of Giving on March 24.

Mar 18, 2021  |  Research

Study finds plants would grow well in solar cell greenhouses

An interdisciplinary team of NC State researchers found that greenhouses made of see-through solar panels good for growing plants and making electricity.