Research

Feb 6, 2019  |  Research

Artificial intelligence can identify microscopic marine organisms

How AI advances can help us understand prehistoric oceans.

Jan 31, 2019  |  Research

Grant to increase NC Bioenergy

The Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering received a grant of $144,711 from the N.C. Bioenergy Research and New and Emerging Crops Initiative to investigate the potential for integrating swine lagoon sludge into the North Carolina bioenergy industry.

Jan 28, 2019  |  Research

New method allows direct conversion of carbon fibers and nanotubes into diamond fibers

NC State research has demonstrated a technique that converts carbon fibers and nanotubes into diamond fibers at ambient temperature and pressure in air.

Jan 24, 2019  |  Research

3D-printed soft mesh robots created

NC State researchers create 3D-printed soft robots.

Jan 17, 2019  |  Research

Reinforcement learning expedites ‘tuning’ of robotic prosthetics

New research may allow patients to walk with prosthetic legs in minutes, rather than the hours

Jan 10, 2019  |  Research

New technique offers rapid assessment of radiation exposure

A new technique that allows authorities to assess radiation exposure in about an hour using an insulator material found in most modern electronics.

Jan 7, 2019  |  Research

For first time, researchers can measure insecticide on surface of mosquito nets

Researchers from NC State and the CDC have come up with a technique to measure how much insecticide is found on the surface of mosquito nets – paving the way for efforts to determine how long the nets are effective.

Dec 18, 2018  |  Research

Technique allows integration of single-crystal hybrid perovskites into electronics

An international team of researchers has developed a technique that, for the first time, allows single-crystal hybrid perovskite materials to be integrated into electronics. Because these perovskites can be synthesized at low temperatures, the advance opens the door to new research into flexible electronics and potentially reduced manufacturing costs for electronic devices.

Nov 29, 2018  |  Research

Intelligent framework aims to optimize data transfer in 5G networks

New tech is designed to allow cellular communication nodes in 5G systems to partition bandwidth more efficiently in order to improve end-to-end data transmission rates.

Nov 7, 2018  |  Research

NSF Research to solve grand challenges

From harmful algal blooms to protecting infrastructure with mussels, NC State's Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering's research is leading the way in critical issues facing both North Carolina and the world. With recently announced funding from the National Science Foundation, four BAE faculty can conduct research to better understand and address these critical problems.