mechanical and aerospace engineering

Jul 17, 2020  |  Alumni

Rahman receives COE Distinguished Dissertation Award

Dr. Akond Rahman, an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science at Tennessee Technological University and 2019 NC State Ph.D. graduate, has received the College of Engineering’s 2020 Distinguished Dissertation Award

Jul 2, 2020  |  Research

Flexible material shows potential for use in fabrics to heat, cool

Researchers reported that a material made of carbon nanotubes may be key in developing clothing that can heat or cool the wearer on demand.

May 18, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

Huang, Husseini and Shannon named Outstanding Teachers

Three faculty members in the College of Engineering at North Carolina State University have been named recipients of the Outstanding Teacher Award for 2019-20.

May 18, 2020  |  Alumni

Scoville Fellowship allows NC State alumnus to work on nonproliferation and nuclear security in the Middle East

Jacob Sebastian is one of just three recent college graduates in the nation to earn a spring 2020 Scoville Fellowship, and he will work for the Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) in Washington, D.C.

May 11, 2020  |  Research

Inspired by cheetahs, researchers build fastest soft robots yet

Inspired by the biomechanics of cheetahs, researchers have developed a faster soft robot.

May 7, 2020  |  Students

College recognizes outstanding seniors

The College of Engineering at North Carolina State University is happy to announce the 2020 Outstanding Senior Awards to four exceptional students in the categories of Citizenship and Service, Humanities, Leadership and Scholarly Achievement. 

May 5, 2020  |  Students

Departments to share celebration of graduates videos

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak and current restrictions on large gatherings, spring commencement for NC State University and College of Engineering departmental graduations have been postponed. Several departments within the College will be sharing celebration videos.

May 1, 2020  |  Research

‘Breathable’ electronics pave the way for more functional wearable tech

Stretchable electronic material can ‘breath’ – making it more comfortable for users.

Apr 23, 2020  |  Magazine

Next generation of greenhouses may be fully solar powered

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

Apr 23, 2020  |  Magazine

Alumni donors know that Fitts-Woolard Hall is more than a building

More than 300 alumni donors have supported the College in its effort to raise $60 million in private donations to help fund construction of Fitts-Woolard Hall. Meet two couples who have made support of the project a priority and learn why they decided to give.