mechanical and aerospace engineering

Apr 8, 2020  |  Covid-19 Response

Scaling up

As the number of new COVID-19 infections in North Carolina increases, faculty members and students in the College of Engineering at NC State have increased production of personal protective equipment (PPE) for front-line health care providers.

Apr 7, 2020

Eighteen College of Engineering students named NSF Graduate Research Fellows

Eighteen students from the College of Engineering at NC State have been named recipients of the prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Fellowship. 

Mar 30, 2020  |  Covid-19 Response

Engineering on the Front Lines

The College of Engineering adjusts to a changing landscape.

Mar 17, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

Liu receives NSF CAREER Award

Dr. Jun Liu, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at North Carolina State University, has received a Faculty Early Career Development award, also known as the CAREER Award, from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

Feb 25, 2020  |  Alumni

Engineering alumnus named president of George Mason University

Dr. Gregory Washington, a three-time graduate of the College of Engineering at NC State, has been named as the eighth president of George Mason University. Washington is currently the dean of the Henry Samueli School of Engineering at University of California, Irvine. He will join George Mason on July 1, 2020.

Feb 7, 2020  |  Research

Next generation of greenhouses may be fully solar powered

Many greenhouses could become energy neutral by using see-through solar panels to harvest energy.

Dec 17, 2019  |  Research

Researchers make robots from self-folding kirigami materials

Researchers have demonstrated a new way to make robots.

Oct 24, 2019

Faculty highlights

Recent awards and honors extended to College of Engineering faculty members.

Oct 22, 2019  |  Research

Composite metal foam outperforms aluminum for use in aircraft wings

Metal foam outperforms aluminum for use in airplane wings.

Oct 3, 2019  |  Awards and Honors

Zhu to receive outstanding achievement award

Professor Yong Zhu has been selected to receive the 2019 ASME Gustus L. Larson Memorial Award by the American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME) and Pi Tau Sigma.