chemical and biomolecular engineering

Jul 7, 2021  |  Research

Plant patch enables continuous monitoring for crop diseases

Researchers have developed a patch plants can “wear” to monitor continuously for plant diseases or other stresses.

Jul 1, 2021  |  Research

Turning yeast cells into labs for studying drivers of gene regulation

The cells are a more efficient platform for studying proteins that play a key role in regulating gene expression.

Jun 10, 2021  |  Research

New twist on DNA data storage lets users preview stored files

Researchers have turned a longstanding challenge in DNA data storage into a useful tool.

May 18, 2021  |  Research

Researchers develop 3D-printed jelly

The material has potential uses in soft robotics, wound healing and cell scaffolding.

May 17, 2021  |  Awards and Honors

NC State announces inaugural Goodnight Early Career Innovators

Ten faculty members in the College of Engineering or affiliated departments are among the 24 recognized by a new program for promising NC State early-career faculty whose scholarship is in STEM or STEM education.

May 12, 2021  |  Students

Virtual spring 2021 departmental graduation ceremonies

Departments within the College of Engineering are putting on virtual ceremonies this spring for the class of 2021.

May 12, 2021  |  Students

Home is where the Pack is

Though Sydney Floryanzia, who graduates in May with a degree in chemical engineering, originally wondered if NC State was too close to home, she found numerous opportunities to grow and expand her horizons, thanks to private support.

Apr 30, 2021  |  Research

New law of physics helps humans and robots grasp the friction of touch

The law governs friction that occurs when two solid surfaces come into contact with a thin layer of fluid between them.

Apr 23, 2021  |  Awards and Honors

Huang, Menegatti receive 2021 Alcoa Foundation Awards

He (Helen) Huang, Jackson Family Distinguished Professor in BME, and Stefano Menegatti, assistant professor in CBE, were honored for their significant research achievements.

Apr 13, 2021  |  Research

Researchers engineer probiotic yeast to produce beta-carotene

The work shows how a suite of genetic engineering tools can be used to modify the yeast.