Research

Oct 9, 2018  |  Research

Code of ethics doesn’t influence decisions of software developers

Research finds that ACM’s revised code of ethics does not appear to affect the decisions made by software developers.

Oct 8, 2018  |  Research

Assessing how Florence affected the very ground we stand on

After Florence, experts moved in to assess the damage. NC State’s Brina Montoya was one of them.

Oct 3, 2018  |  Research

New electric car charger is more efficient, 10 times smaller than current tech

A new electric vehicle fast charger is at least 10 times smaller than existing systems and wastes 60 percent less power during the charging process, without sacrificing the charging time.

Sep 28, 2018  |  Research

In our labs

A helium neon laser, Nikon imaging lenses, Horiba micro-HR motorized monochromator, and a DLP-based arbitrary spectrum generator. These are just some of the optical sensing and spectral measurement tools you will find in the Optical Sensing Lab (OSL).

Sep 28, 2018  |  Magazine

A bright idea

The NSF FREEDM Systems Center marks 10 years of innovation on how we use electricity.

Sep 28, 2018  |  Magazine

A shared experience

Research Experiences for Teachers program builds on teamwork.

Sep 28, 2018  |  Magazine

NC State named first university-based IBM Q Hub in North America

NC State will be the first university in North America to establish an IBM Q Hub as part of the global IBM Q Network, a collaboration between tech powerhouse IBM and top Fortune 500 companies, national research labs and leading universities to advance quantum computing.

Sep 28, 2018  |  Magazine

Researchers propose a blockchain data network to boost manufacturing

Researchers in industrial and systems engineering are proposing the creation of a public, open-source network that uses blockchains — the technology behind cryptocurrencies — to share verifiable manufacturing data. The system could be used as a peer-to-peer network that allows companies to find small- and medium-sized manufacturers that are capable of producing specific components on a reliable basis.

Sep 28, 2018  |  Magazine

New tech may make prosthetic hands easier for patients to use

Researchers have developed new technology for decoding neuromuscular signals to control powered, prosthetic wrists and hands. The work relies on computer models that closely mimic the behavior of the natural structures in the forearm, wrist and hand. The technology could also be used to develop new computer interface devices for applications such as gaming and computer-aided design (CAD).

Sep 28, 2018  |  Magazine

National Security Agency renews Science of Security Lablet at NC State

NC State has again been awarded a Science of Security Lablet by the National Security Agency (NSA) to continue its work in developing the cybersecurity and privacy breakthroughs needed to safeguard cyberspace.