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Tag: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Jan 21, 2022

NC State and Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation announce three-year collaboration

North Carolina State University and Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation announce a three-year collaboration that will attempt to identify methods to advance GaN-based device epitaxy and device technology. 

Fred Kish

Dec 21, 2021

Kish named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

Fred Kish, M.C. Dean Distinguished Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at North Carolina State University, has been named as a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) in its 2021 class. 

Dec 16, 2021

Sweat-powered wearable sensors land NC State researcher on Newsweek’s inaugural “Greatest Disruptors” list

Amay J. Bandodkar, whose work focuses on self-powered wearable sensors for health monitoring, was named to Newsweek’s inaugural “America’s 50 Greatest Disruptors” list. 

NC State Bell Tower in the fall

Dec 8, 2021

Three College professors among most cited researchers globally

Three faculty members from the College of Engineering were recognized on Clarivate’s 2021 list of Highly Cited Researchers. 

Belltower and NC Flag

Oct 28, 2021

First-generation ECE graduate returns success

Growing up in a blue-collar family in eastern North Carolina, Maurice Partin thinks his parents knew the only way he’d get to college was with a scholarship. “They pushed me to do well in school,” he said. “And I guess it worked.” Partin graduated valedictorian from his high school, and he was the first in… 

Closeup of hand with flexible circuit around the index finger.

Oct 28, 2021

ASSIST Center looks to a self-sufficient future

Nine years in, the Center for Advanced Self-Powered Systems of Integrated Sensors and Technologies (ASSIST) has continued to lead the way in developing flexible, self-powering and wearable devices that will help both physicians and patients in monitoring human health across fields. 

Aerial view of Centennial Campus looking towards downtown Raleigh, NC.

Oct 28, 2021

Chancellor’s Innovation Fund supports research commercialization

Research breakthroughs from the College of Engineering lead to society-changing products and startups. To help faculty members move their research project to the market, the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund (CIF) provides funding to short-term, commercially focused projects. For every dollar awarded, almost $20 has been generated in additional funding or investment. This year, all six projects… 

three scientific figures in three different colors

Oct 25, 2021

New synthesis process paves way for more efficient lasers, LEDs

A new process uses existing techniques to make more efficient LEDs and lasers. 

Tom Miller standing in front of digital wall display.

Oct 15, 2021

Senior Vice Provost for Entrepreneurship Tom Miller to retire

Senior Vice Provost for Entrepreneurship Tom Miller will retire effective July 1, 2022, after 40 years of service to NC State. Miller previously stepped down as Senior Vice Provost for Academic Outreach and Entrepreneurship in 2021 to focus on leading NC State Entrepreneurship. 

NC State gateway at sunset

Sep 2, 2021

NC State researchers collaborate as part of Quantum Leap Challenge Institute for Robust Quantum Simulation

Faculty members from NC State are partnering with colleagues at other institutionsdevelop quantum simulation devices that can understand, and thereby exploit, the rich behavior of complex quantum systems.