From First Steps to Dream Jobs: Get to Know Our May 2018 Graduates
Whether they’re starting their career strong or landing their dream job, Engineering Online’s May 2018 graduates are embarking on great things. Meet three of our new grads.
NC State Breaks Ground on Fitts-Woolard Hall, Announces Major Gift
Thanks to a $25 million gift, the newest Centennial Campus engineering building will be named Fitts-Woolard Hall in honor of donors Edward P. Fitts and Edgar S. Woolard.
While searching for sources of bromide in the Cape Fear River watershed nearly five years ago, NC State environmental engineer Detlef Knappe and his team found more than they were looking for: high concentrations of a number of unexpected industrial chemicals in drinking water, including one — GenX — that has entered the popular vernacular in North Carolina.
Lightweight Metal Foam Blocks Blastwave, Debris From High-Explosive Rounds
Stainless steel composite metal foam can block blast pressure and fragmentation at 5,000 feet per second from high explosive incendiary rounds that detonate only 18 inches away.
Cloud-Computing Tool Moves from the Lab to the Marketplace
How one NC State researcher’s work has gone from the lab to a thriving company.
2018 Lulu eGames Finalists Announced
All year, NC State entrepreneurs have been developing their ventures in preparation to compete in the 2018 Lulu eGames. Congratulations to the following teams who have been selected as finalists from a pool of our 175 entries. See these finalist […]
2017-2018 University Faculty Scholars Named
NC State’s 2017-2018 class of University Faculty Scholars was announced today. The 20 recipients represent early- and mid-career faculty dedicated to serving the university community and their respective fields through scholarship, research and engagement. The University Faculty Scholars program, established by the chancellor in 2012, recognizes and rewards emerging academic leaders at NC State. So far 126 faculty have received this honor. Faculty members selected as University Faculty Scholars carry the title for the duration of their faculty appointment at NC State and receive an increase to their base salary.
New Technique Allows Printing of Flexible, Stretchable Silver Nanowire Circuits
New technique prints silver nanowire circuits on flexible, stretchable substrates.
Research Improves Food Bank Effectiveness, Equity
NC State researchers have developed computer models to improve the ability of food banks to feed as many people as possible, as equitably as possible, while reducing food waste.
A Work In Progress: Locate a Proctor Map
DELTA Testing Services recently updated their pre-approved remote proctor map and now includes 662 different proctor locations. This helps students locate nearby proctors with ease, speeding up the approval process.