Research

Feb 21, 2018  |  Research

Atomic structure of ultrasound material not what anyone expected

Researchers have gotten a glimpse at how atoms are arranged in a widely-used material – and it’s not what anyone expected.

Feb 20, 2018  |  Faculty and Staff

Frey’s collaborations with former Ph.D. students lead to international air quality solutions

Dr. H. Christopher Frey, the Glenn E. Futrell Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering at NC State, continues to collaborate on air quality research and education with several of his former Ph.D. students. Most recently this was evidenced at the Fifth International Symposium on Regional Air Quality Management in Rapidly Developing Economic Regions (5RAQM), held in Guangzhou, China, in November.

Feb 14, 2018  |  Research

‘Green’ catalysis technique aims to boost pharmaceutical manufacturing efficiency

NC State researchers have developed a green chemistry method to improve efficiency in pharmaceutical manufacturing.

Feb 14, 2018  |  Students

What do you get when you cross an airplane with a submarine?

The EagleRay is the first unmanned, fixed-wing aircraft capable of traveling through the air and underwater – transitioning repeatedly between sky and sea.

Feb 14, 2018  |  Faculty and Staff

Training international scientists in Australia

Materials science and engineering professor Jacob Jones has worked to bring international research experiences to NC State students based on his own transformative experience as a postdoc working at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Sydney, Australia.   “When I […]

Feb 12, 2018  |  Research

Creating a virtual world-building machine for military training

Computer researchers are working with the Army to develop new military training tools.

Feb 7, 2018  |  Research

New approach can help authorities respond more quickly to airborne radiological threats

New technique uses existing technologies to detect potential airborne radiological materials in hours instead of days.

Feb 5, 2018  |  Students

Envisioning research: NC State calls for Research Image Contest submissions

NC State is calling on grad students, postdocs, faculty and staff to take part in Envisioning Research, the university’s annual research image contest.

Jan 30, 2018  |  Research

College of Engineering passes $200 million in research expenditures

The College of Engineering at North Carolina State University posted more than $200 million in research expenditures in budget year 2016-17, placing NC State Engineering in elite company among engineering schools in the United States.

Jan 30, 2018  |  Faculty Posts

Energizing African development

Lack of access to reliable power is termed “energy poverty,” and we are studying efforts to address it.