College of Engineering

May 5, 2021

Buttigieg, Emhoff visit NC State

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and U.S. second gentleman Doug Emhoff recently toured Centennial Campus labs and spoke with NC State researchers about the university’s infrastructure-related research and innovation.

Apr 28, 2021  |  Magazine

Understanding and controlling materials’ antiviral properties can lead to better PPE

In the early weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic, an interdisciplinary team of researchers from the College of Engineering and the College of Sciences began meeting weekly to figure out how they could contribute to slowing the spread of the virus and protecting frontline workers. Their immediate solution? Work on developing an antiviral coating that could be integrated into personal protective equipment (PPE) or applied to surfaces to inactivate SARS-Cov-2 and other viruses.

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.

Mar 30, 2021

Alumni and friends of the College help set new Day of Giving record

The College of Engineering turned out strong for North Carolina State University’s Day of Giving 2021 on March 24, raising more than $6 million from 1,615 gifts - both records for the College.

Mar 8, 2021  |  Students

Meet the team representing NC State at the ACC InVenture Prize Competition – UV Scope

Four NC State engineering students are competing to win the ACC InVenture Prize.

Feb 10, 2021  |  Awards and Honors

Martin-Vega elected to National Academy of Engineering

NC State Engineering Dean Louis Martin-Vega has been elected as a member of the National Academy of Engineering in the 2021 class.

Jan 29, 2021  |  Awards and Honors

Eight engineering professors named University Faculty Scholars

Engineering faculty members made up more than a third of the 2020-21 class of University Faculty Scholars, which was announced on Jan. 29 by NC State Chancellor Randy Woodson.

Jan 26, 2021  |  Rankings

NC State ranks sixth for online master’s engineering programs

According to the US News & World Report 2021 list of Best Online Programs, NC State’s Engineering Online ranked sixth nationally.

Jan 11, 2021  |  Faculty and Staff

Engineering your post-postdoc career

In a first-of-its-kind event, the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs collaborated with the College of Engineering to empower engineering postdocs to take advantage of the opportunities available at NC State to launch the next stage of their careers.

Dec 29, 2020  |  Uncategorized

Basnight remembered as a champion for the College of Engineering

State Sen. Marc Basnight, who passed away on Dec. 28, 2020, is remembered for his support of the College of Engineering.