nuclear engineering

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 5, 2020  |  Research

Study highlights gallium oxide’s promise for next generation radiation detectors

Single-crystal gallium oxide makes a faster, tougher x-ray sensor.

Apr 23, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

Dr. Mohamed Bourham wins Holladay Medal

Dr. Mohamed Bourham, Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor of Nuclear Engineering, is one of three faculty members selected to receive the Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence, the highest honor bestowed by NC State and the university’s Board of Trustees.

Apr 17, 2020  |  Covid-19 Response

The doctor is in

Engineering alumna helps guide Raleigh hospital through COVID-19 crisis.

Apr 16, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

2019-20 University Teaching Awards announced

NC State has honored more than 30 faculty for their commitment to educational excellence with the 2019-20 University Teaching Awards. A recognition event for all award recipients will be held when conditions are more favorable.

Apr 2, 2020  |  Research

Fertilizer of the future

An interdisciplinary team led by Katharina Stapelmann is setting out on an ambitious three-year project to completely rethink how nitrogen-based fertilizers are produced and used. From on-farm fertilizer production to on-demand, precision irrigation, their project aims to cut energy use, protect the water supply and increase yields.

Mar 27, 2020  |  Research

Bricks can act as ‘cameras’ for characterizing past presence of radioactive materials

Time-traveling, 3D brick camera can ID past presence of nuclear material.

Feb 24, 2020  |  Research

Researchers develop smaller, lighter radiation shielding

Researchers have developed a new technique for shielding electronics in military and space exploration technology from ionizing radiation.

Feb 15, 2020  |  Research

GRIP4PSI seed grant winners announced

Four NC State research teams have been selected as recipients of the next phase of the Game-Changing Research Incentive Program (GRIP). The program was initially created in 2016 as a three-year seed-funding initiative to stimulate to stimulate interdisciplinary and collaborative research.

Nov 6, 2019  |  Students

NC State to host American Nuclear Society student conference

NC State’s student chapter of the American Nuclear Society will host the organization’s 2020 annual student conference March 26-28 in Raleigh.