mechanical and aerospace engineering

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.

Sep 17, 2019  |  Research

Novel approach to ultrasound raises possibility of new medical applications

A new ultrasound technique provides a non-invasive way of assessing bone structure on the microscale.

Aug 29, 2019  |  Students

Envisioning Research contest winners offer glimpses of discovery

Researchers use images to learn about the world around us and to help viewers engage with the work of discovery.

Aug 21, 2019  |  Research

Inside NC State’s leading-edge 3D printing hub

NC State’s Center for Additive Manufacturing and Logistics pushes the boundaries of 3D printing to solve complex research problems.

Jul 31, 2019  |  Research

2019 UGPN Research Collaboration Fund awarded

The University Global Partnership Network recently awarded the eighth round of the annual Research Collaboration Fund to nine projects between the consortium’s universities. NC State is represented on six of the funded projects this year.

Jul 8, 2019  |  Awards and Honors

Huang named recipient of presidential award for young scientists and engineers

Dr. Hsiao-Ying Shadow Huang, associate professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at North Carolina State University, has been named a recipient of the 2019 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).

Jun 10, 2019  |  Alumni

MAE alum designs hardware for future human space travel

For NC State alumnus AJ Rackl, a normal day at work often includes highly specific technical work on hardware that will go into space. But he says it’s the soft skills — how to lead a project, work in a group and network with people — that have helped him the most since graduating from NC State.