materials science and engineering

Dec 2, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

2 carbon electronics cluster faculty named among top-cited researchers

Harald Ade from the Department of Physics and Aram Amassian from the College of Engineering were named to a list of the world’s most highly cited researchers.

Nov 24, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

Six College of Engineering faculty members named AAAS Fellows

ive tenured faculty members and an adjunct professor from the College of Engineering at North Carolina State University have been elected as Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for 2020.

Nov 20, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

Jones receives 2020 R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Award

Dr. Jacob Jones, Distinguished Professor of Materials Science and Engineering and University Faculty Scholar at North Carolina State University, is the thirty-sixth recipient of the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Award for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Extension.

Oct 27, 2020  |  Research

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.

Oct 20, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professors

Four faculty members receive Alumni Association honor, including MSE's Dr. Elizabeth C. Dickey.

Sep 3, 2020  |  Students

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.

Aug 25, 2020  |  Research

Funding renewal will continue nanotechnology work in the Research Triangle for five more years

The Research Triangle Nanotechnology Network (RTNN), a partnership between three local universities that drives research and education in the areas of nanoscale engineering, science and technology, is one of 16 such sites nationwide that will benefit from five more years of funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

Jul 29, 2020  |  Research

Chancellor’s Innovation Fund supports six promising projects

This year’s Chancellor’s Innovation Fund winners are working toward safer treatments for human and animal health, novel manufacturing methods for toilet paper, lightweight car frames and synthetic fuel.

Jul 1, 2020  |  Research

Researchers develop computational model to build better capacitors

Model aims to guide development of new energy storage devices for electronics.

May 27, 2020  |  Research

Controlling artificial cilia with magnetic fields and light

Researchers have made remotely-controlled, artificial cilia that bend into new shapes, then return to their original shape.