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Matt Simpson

Jan 15, 2021

ITRE Helps North Carolina Shape Funding Plans for Future Transportation Infrastructure Improvements

The Institute for Transportation Research and Education helped a state commission identify ways to sustainably fund future road maintenance and other needed infrastructure improvements. 

Jan 11, 2021

NCDOT Releases 2021 State of Aviation Report, Compiled by ITRE

The NCDOT released its biennial report on the economic impacts of the state’s public airports, based on data that the Institute for Transportation Research and Education compiled and analyzed. 

Aug 10, 2020

Office of Research and Innovation Honors Three with Award for Excellence

Daniel Findley, Nicholas Leblanc and Patti Mulligan are the 2020 Office of Research and Innovation Awards for Excellence winners. 

Jul 29, 2020

Chancellor’s Innovation Fund Supports Six Promising Projects

This year’s Chancellor’s Innovation Fund winners are working toward safer treatments for human and animal health, novel manufacturing methods for toilet paper, lightweight car frames and synthetic fuel. 

A small-airport runway in a rural mountain town

Feb 3, 2020

Airports Help Support Rural North Carolina Communities

NC State's Institute for Transportation Research and Education (ITRE) helps show state lawmakers the economic impact of airports. 

Oct 8, 2019

NC State Celebrates Innovation, Entrepreneurship

Tom Ranney (College of Agriculture and Life Sciences) received the Innovator of the Year award, and Lisa Chang (Poole College of Management) received the Entrepreneur of the Year award. 

May 29, 2019

NIRSleep — a startup led by an NC State alumnus, former employee — wins $25,000 in 2019 Lulu eGames

Less than four years ago, Casey Boutwell was a licensing associate for the Office of Research Commercialization. Now, he’s the CEO of Bionica Labs. 

Cory Sims works with a dog in the rehabilitation unit at the College of Veterinary Medicine.

May 1, 2019

Research Enterprise Data System Goes Live

NC State debuts the first phase of an online system that aims to streamline research administration. 

Apr 28, 2019

Office of Research and Innovation Announces 2019 Awards for Excellence Winners

The Office of Research and Innovation (ORI) announced its 2019 Awards for Excellence winners April 26, at its annual ceremony held at the Friday Institute for Education Innovation. 

Students working in Dr. Elizabeth Loboa's lab

Sep 20, 2018

NC State – NC TraCS Collaborative Pilot Grant Program

As an integrated hub of the NIH Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) Program, the North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences (NC TraCS) Institute combines the research strengths, resources and opportunities of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus and partner institutions like NC State University in Raleigh.