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Our research changes lives. We provide state-of-the-art resources, nurture alliances that stimulate innovation,
and promote the discoveries of our world-renowned research community.

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Researcher Support

From funding and proposal prep to project management, we are here to help.

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Centers + Institutes

NC State’s interdisciplinary programs are ahead of the pack in groundbreaking research.

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Commercialization

NC State is on Milken Institute’s list of top 25 best universities for technology transfer.

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Think and Do

NC State Research Annual Review 2017

A Record Breaking Year

NC State’s Office of Research, Innovation and Economic Development (ORIED) celebrate a year of tremendous success in 2017, including the launch of four innovative research programs and networks, a meteoric rise in the development of co-located partners and unprecedented numbers of startups, patents, and dollars invested in research at NC State.

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Research Events

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Strengthening Research with Shared Resources

With NC State engaging in record-high levels of research activity year after year, the university’s Office of Research, Innovation and Economic Development is constantly working to identify and meet crucial research needs. One of those needs is access to state-of-the-art instrumentation, which boosts NC State’s competitiveness in research proposals and facilitates recruitment and retention of outstanding faculty, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows.

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Research Results

Risks and Rewards in the Nuclear Age

It’s the carbon-free fuel that powers steam turbines on the electrical grid and helps doctors detect tumor cells. But technological challenges and national security threats have scientists working overtime to keep nuclear energy safe and reliable.

Part 1: Can Science Save America’s Nuclear Industry?

Part 2: Data Detectives Track Down Stray Nukes

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