Study finds flooding damage to levees is cumulative – and often invisible
Repeated flooding has a cumulative effect on the integrity of earthen levees, suggesting that extreme weather associated with climate change could pose significant risks for the nation’s aging levees.
Online master’s ranked seventh nationally
The online engineering master’s program offered by North Carolina State University was ranked seventh nationally by US News & World Report in the publication’s 2020 list of the Best Online Programs.
Delta Air Lines joins NC State‘s IBM Q Hub
Delta Air Lines, the world’s largest global airline, will be the founding industry partner to join the IBM Q Hub at NC State, as part of a multi-year collaborative effort with IBM to explore the potential capabilities of quantum computing to transform experiences for customers and employees.
Director of AIF named IEEE Fellow
AIF’s director, Dr. Jacob Leo Jones, has been named an IEEE Fellow. He is being recognized for development of X-ray scattering methods to understand electromechanical properties of ferroelectrics.
Are working lightsabers possible? Is lightspeed real?
NC State College of Engineering professor Laura Bottomley answers questions about space travel and the feasibility of lightsabers in the Star Wars movies.
Researchers make robots from self-folding kirigami materials
Researchers have demonstrated a new way to make robots.
A look back at 2019
From spacewalks and record-breaking giving to innovative research – the College of Engineering has had a memorable 2019. Take a look back at some of these amazing moments.
NC State named a hot spot for 5G innovation
As the global race toward 5G heats up, NC State will lead research to create a faster, smarter wireless network.
Thirteen new participants join Global Engagement Institute
The Global Engagement Institute has thirteen new participants for the 2019-20 academic year. These faculty and staff interested in broadening their international work experience will now have the support of a professional development program with expert consultants, workshops tailored to their research, and a funded conference to collaborate with NC State’s strategic partners in Australia.
Call for nominations for Opal Mann Green Award
The Office of Outreach and Engagement, the Engagement Operations Council, and the Academy of Outstanding Faculty in Extension and Engagement are pleased to announce the annual call for nominations for the Opal Mann Green Engagement and Scholarship Award due February 28, 2020.