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Sep 9, 2021

NSF Awards the Inaugural NSF I-Corps Hubs

NC State University, in partnership with nine other leading research universities, has been selected by the National Science Foundation to be one of the five national I-Corps Hubs, a program that seeks to change the culture of research universities to explore commercialization […]

Aug 30, 2021

Video Highlights from the ORC Internship Program

Learn more about our internship program and hear from former interns, including their experience at ORC and how it prepared them for their current careers.  

Aug 10, 2021

It’s Official: FCC Names Raleigh “Innovation Zone” for drone, wireless communications

The Federal Communications Commission officially awarded and designated innovation zone status to an existing site in and nearby North Carolina State University on Thursday. This allows for the testing of advanced technologies beyond the boundaries of a college or university […]

Jul 30, 2021

Chancellor’s Innovation Fund Catalyzes 6 Promising Projects

Research at NC State uncovers potential solutions to some of the world’s grandest challenges. And thanks to the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund (CIF), six new projects will receive support that could bring their research one step closer to market-ready technologies — with […]

Apr 14, 2021

Video: Unlocking Innovation in the Research Triangle

A video created for the Council for Entrepreneurial Development showcases ways NC State works with Duke University and UNC-Chapel Hill, along with many other public and private partners, to drive innovation in the region.

Feb 3, 2021

Chancellor Names Innovator and Entrepreneur of the Year Award Winners

NC State has a long history of innovative research — aimed at solving the world’s toughest challenges. And the way our university’s employees responded to the unique challenges of the past year exemplifies our innovative culture — from the thousands […]

Oct 20, 2020

Fathom Science named Finalist in the Industry Driven – CleanTech category and as a Top Ten Tech Startup to Watch for the 2020 NC TECH Awards

Fathom Science, an NCSU startup and 2017 CIF awardee, has been named a Finalist in the Industry Driven – CleanTech category as well as a winner as a Top Ten Tech Startup to Watch for the 2020 NC TECH Awards […]

Aug 7, 2020

Chancellor’s Innovation Fund Supports Six Promising Projects

Chancellor’s Innovation Fund Supports Six Promising Projects that range from safer treatments for human and animal health to novel manufacturing methods for toilet paper, lightweight car frames and synthetic fuel. Read about the discoveries of this year’s CIF winners!

Jun 2, 2020

NC State makes the list of Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents in 2019 Announced

The Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents in 2019 report was released today by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) and the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO). The report uses data obtained from the U.S. Patent and Trademark […]

Jun 1, 2020

NC State Spin-off TreeCo To Breed a Better Forest

A company founded by two NC State researchers is setting out to revolutionize the forestry industry by combining insights from tree genetics with the power of genome editing.