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Year: 2021

UV Scope

Apr 22, 2021

Engineering undergraduates take first place in 2021 ACC InVenture Prize competition

A team of NC State engineering undergraduates who are developing a hand-held UV spectrometer won first place in the ACC InVenture Prize Competition. 

Goldwater Scholar Andrew Mistele in front of an airplane near the Engineering buildings on Centennial Campus

Apr 21, 2021

Winging his way to success

Andrew Mistele, an aerospace engineering student — and now Goldwater Scholar — is conducting research that could lead to improvements in fields such as energy efficiency and drone design. 

Apr 21, 2021

Entering new depths with underwater robotics

The Underwater Robotics Club at NC State allows engineering students to test their knowledge and explore new skills beyond the classroom. 

Campus gateway sign reading NC State University

Apr 20, 2021

COE well-represented among 2021 eGames winners

College of Engineering students were on several teams that won awards during the virtual 2021 eGames Award Ceremony, which showcases NC State's innovative student entrepreneurs. 

Apr 19, 2021

Industry Expansion Solutions leads local businesses to success

NC State’s Industry Expansion Solutions helps North Carolina businesses face challenges head-on, offering deep, engineering-based expertise that sparks success. 

man uses lower-leg prosthesis to perform exercises

Apr 14, 2021

Study shows powered prosthetic ankles can restore a wide range of functions for amputees

These technologies give patients the ability to do more than previously thought possible. 

researcher places petri dish under microscope

Apr 13, 2021

Researchers engineer probiotic yeast to produce beta-carotene

The work shows how a suite of genetic engineering tools can be used to modify the yeast. 

Apr 9, 2021

Zorowski leaves behind legacy of service to the College of Engineering

Carl Zorowski, longtime professor and administrator in the College of Engineering, passed away on Monday. 

Apr 8, 2021

Brenner part of nationwide team developing materials hard enough to stir steel

A multi-university team funded by the Department of Defense is working to develop new super-hard "high entropy" materials, as well as AI tools. 

Apr 6, 2021

NC State first in world for computer science education research

Computer science education research is the study of how people learn and teach computing — an important issue in world where most people's data are on computers and decisions are made by algorithms.