Faculty and Staff

Jun 22, 2017  |  Research

New design improves performance of flexible wearable electronics

New design has self-healing properties to maintain connections – and keep devices working – even after a thousand flexes.

Jun 21, 2017  |  Research

Saving America’s nuclear industry

NC State is helping the nuclear energy industry remain a significant part of America’s long-term energy portfolio.

Jun 16, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Ekkad named head of Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Dr. Srinath Ekkad has been named the new head of the of Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) at North Carolina State University.

Jun 14, 2017  |  Research

New ultrasound ‘drill’ targets deep vein blood clots

Researchers have developed a new surgical tool that uses low-frequency intravascular ultrasound to break down blood clots.

Jun 7, 2017  |  Research

New technique enables 3-D printing with paste of silicone particles in water

Taking its cue from sandcastles, research describes a new technique enabling 3-D printing of silicone rubber.

Jun 7, 2017  |  Research

New sound diffuser is 10 times thinner than existing designs

“Ultra-thin” sound diffuser is 10 times thinner than the diffusers found in recording studios, concert venues and movie theaters.

Jun 5, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Santiso receives Sigma Xi faculty research award

Dr. Erik Santiso, assistant professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at North Carolina State University, has been awarded the 2017 Faculty Research Award by the university’s chapter of Sigma Xi.

Jun 1, 2017  |  Featured

Swann named head of Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Dr. Julie Swann will be the new head of the Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) at North Carolina State University.

Jun 1, 2017  |  Faculty Posts

Can tiny plumbing fix broken hearts?

This is a guest post by Frances Ligler, Lampe Distinguished Professor in the Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) at NC State and UNC-Chapel Hill.

May 25, 2017  |  Outreach

Engineering America’s future

Laura Bottomley, a teaching associate professor at NC State University, believes engineering is “a vehicle for the solution of every problem.” Bottomley is the director of Women in Engineering — a program that encourages women to consider careers in STEM fields — and the Engineering Place — which seeks to educate North Carolina citizens, particularly K-12 students, about engineering.