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Memorial Bell Tower and spring flowers

May 17, 2021

NC State announces inaugural Goodnight Early Career Innovators

Ten faculty members in the College of Engineering or affiliated departments are among the 24 recognized by a new program for promising NC State early-career faculty whose scholarship is in STEM or STEM education. 

Researchers are developing an armband that can track heart rate.

Mar 1, 2021

Study finds ideal placement, pressure for armband that could track heart rate

In an effort to develop an armband that can track the heart's electrical activity, NC State researchers determined the ideal placement for three electrodes in their band design, and how tightly the band needs to be worn. 

Textile sensor can detect pressure points on the socket of a prosthetic limb.

Feb 2, 2021

Textile sensor patch, made with conductive yarns, could detect pressure points for amputees

NC State researchers sewed a soft, flexible sensor system to help map pressure points on an amputee's prosthesis. 

DELTA Grants

Sep 1, 2020

DELTA grants recipients for 2020-2021 announced

DELTA announces more than $250,000 in new and continuing DELTA Grants to 29 recipients. We look forward to collaborating with our faculty and campus partners to promote a technology-rich learning environment at NC State. 

Emilie Phan

May 5, 2020

Meet Emilie Phan

Meet Emilie Phan who studied abroad at the University of Adelaide in Australia. 

Claire Henson

Apr 27, 2020

Meet Claire Henson

Meet Claire Henson who studied abroad at the University of Adelaide in Australia. 

Paul Burke

Jan 7, 2020

Paul Burke ‘17 engineers his own path

Paul Burke ‘17, a Centennial Scholar and grandson of "Red and White Song" composer J. Perry Watson, reflects on how NC State's Wilson College of Textiles helped him prepare for a career at Cisco Systems. 

3MT winners

Oct 31, 2019

Engineering students win Three Minute Thesis

Three students from the College of Engineering were chosen as winners in the Graduate School’s fifth annual Three Minute Thesis. 

baby alligator hatching out of its egg

Aug 29, 2019

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. 

Dani Coan

Sep 7, 2018

Meet the First-Year Class for 2018

Dani Coan has a broad array of interests, but engineering wasn’t always one of them. She’d planned on majoring in English — that is, until a member of NC State’s textile engineering program came to speak at her Winston-Salem high school.