Why young STEM researchers are calling for paid family leave
A group of young researchers is stepping outside their disciplines to address the gender gap in STEM jobs.
Researchers eye a system that uses marine microplastics to get rid of marine microplastics
Researchers are working to develop a self-sustaining system that uses microplastics to capture more microplastics.
NC State celebrates outstanding faculty
The Celebration of Faculty Excellence is held each spring to recognize outstanding faculty who have received prestigious awards, accolades or other distinctions during the previous year. In 2020, NC State honored 25 faculty virtually since the annual event could not be held in person.
Research sheds light on earliest stages of Angelman syndrome
New research from NC State provides insights into the earliest stages of Angelman syndrome. The work also demonstrates how human cerebral organoids can be used to shed light on genetic disorders that affect human development.
Envisioning Research Contest winners show artistic exploration
The winners of the 2020 Envisioning Research Contest brought a new light to their discoveries at NC State.
A simple wearable microfluidic patch allows long-term sweat biomarker monitoring
Professors Orlin Velev and Michael Dickey, alum Dr. Timothy Shay (Ph.D. ’17) and Ph.D. candidate Tamoghna Saha, have developed a paper-based device that serves as a model of wearables that can collect, transport and analyze sweat in next-generation wearables technology.
Student solutions for clean water
NC State’s Engineers Without Borders chapter brings potable water to an indigenous community in Guatemala.
Alumni insights with Daniel Morales
Srivatsan Ramesh, Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBE), interviews CBE alumnus Daniel Morales, technical director of the Consumer-Packaged Goods business at Prescouter Inc.
Professor Carol Hall selected to receive the AIChE Margaret H. Rousseau Pioneer Award
Professor Carol K. Hall was selected to receive the Margaret H. Rousseau Pioneer Award for Lifetime Achievement by a Woman Chemical Engineer for 2020.
Controlling streams of liquid metal at room temperature
Researchers have demonstrated a technique that allows them to produce streams of liquid metal at room temperature. By applying a low voltage to the liquid metal, the researchers were able to tune its surface tension across at least three orders of magnitude.