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Jun 2, 2023

New method improves efficiency of ‘vision transformer’ AI systems

The work also improves the vision transformer AI’s ability to identify, classify and segment objects in images. 

A spoon holds a scoop of white powder over a grey table.

May 31, 2023

Chemical found in common sweetener damages DNA

A new study finds a chemical formed when we digest a widely used sweetener breaks up DNA. The finding raises questions about how the sweetener may contribute to health problems. 

Surrounded in a blue glow with a white light at center, a 3D printer is in the process of producing a carbon dioxide filter.

May 31, 2023

3D printing carbon dioxide filters

NC State researchers demonstrated that it’s possible to make carbon dioxide capture filters using 3D printing. 

A row of alternative fuel vehicles sitting in a row. A passenger sedan, a firetruck, a utility truck and pickup truck.

May 30, 2023

Driving awareness and adoption of clean transportation technologies at Alternative Fuel Vehicle Demonstration Days

The North Carolina Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) at NC State University welcomed hundreds of attendees celebrating Earth Month for two Clean Transportation Demonstration Days as well as several vehicle displays and Ride & Drive events hosted throughout April. 

Emily Potok (left) and Laura Potok (right) at the Wilson College of Textiles campus.

May 26, 2023

Sisters pursue their master’s in textile engineering together

Emily and Laura Potok earned different undergraduate degrees but have reunited in graduate school to pursue their master’s in textile engineering. 

Textile researchers are studying an artificial muscle fiber.

May 26, 2023

Artificial muscle fibers could serve as cell scaffolds

NC State researchers found artificial muscle fibers could be used to develop 3-D models of living, moving systems. 

Students huddled together celebrating accomplishment

May 26, 2023

Rhett & Link spend a mythical measure with CCEE and ISE

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering More than two decades after their own graduations from NC State, LA-based comedy duo Rhett McLaughlin (BSCE 2000) and Link Neal returned to their old… 

Alper Bozkurt holds his award whiile posing for a photo in front of the Office of Global Engagement banner.

May 25, 2023

Bozkurt receives 2023 Outstanding Global Engagement Award

The Outstanding Global Engagement Award encourages and recognizes exceptional accomplishment in globally engaged teaching, research, extension, and/or engagement and economic development. 

Dr. Srinath Ekkad

May 25, 2023

Ekkad elected Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society

Founded in the U.K. in 1866, The Royal Aeronautical Society is a multi-disciplinary professional institution that aims to support aerospace communities around the world.