New Sound Diffuser Is 10 Times Thinner Than Existing Designs

June 6, 2017 | Staff

“Ultra-thin” sound diffuser is 10 times thinner than the diffusers found in recording studios, concert venues and movie theaters....

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Forensic Technique Uses Forehead X-Rays to Assess Age of Juvenile Remains

June 5, 2017 | Staff

Researchers have developed a technique that can provide an approximate age for juveniles based on a frontal X-ray of the skull....

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Can Tiny Plumbing Fix Broken Hearts?

June 1, 2017 | Staff

Researchers at NC State are helping to advance the field of regenerative medicine....

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Nonwovens Institute Moves to New Facility on Centennial Campus

May 25, 2017 | Staff

The Nonwovens Institute moved into a new one-of-a-kind manufacturing facility on Centennial Campus this week. NWI hosts the first and only accredited academic program for the interdisciplinary study of engineered fabrics in the world. Research from the colleges...

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Pig Model to Help Research on Human Knee Growth, Injury Treatment

May 15, 2017 | Staff

New research shows how the knees of pigs and humans compare at various stages of maturity – a finding that will advance research by this group (and others) on injury treatment in young people....

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Tracking the Protein Patrollers

May 11, 2017 | Staff

A nanoprobe developed by biophysicists at NC State could allow researchers to trace the movements of different proteins along DNA – without the drawbacks of current methods. A host of proteins patrol your DNA helix like cops on a beat. […]...

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Jaykus Wins University’s Top Honor

May 9, 2017 | Staff

Lee-Ann Jaykus, William Neal Reynolds Distinguished Professor in the Department of Food, Bioprocessing and Nutrition Sciences, has been awarded the Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence....

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NC State Acquires State-of-the-Art Microscope

April 20, 2017 | Staff

The Cellular and Molecular Imaging Facility (CMIF), one of two core facilities managed by ORIED, has acquired a Zeiss LSM 880 confocal with Airyscan. This purchase was made possible by a successful 2016 NSF MRI...

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NC State Ranks in Top 25 of Milken Institute Index

April 20, 2017 | Staff

NC State made the top 25 of Milken Institute’s University Technology Transfer and Commercialization Index.  The index is based on data collected in the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM) annual survey. The index evaluates the relative...

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Bee Downtown Installs New Apiary on NC State’s Centennial Campus

April 18, 2017 | Staff

Bee Downtown, a startup led by NC State alumna Leigh-Kathryn Bonner, is focused on increasing the honeybee population in cities across the U.S. Today the company announced the installation of a new apiary on NC...

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2017 Research Retreat Registration Open

March 6, 2017 | Staff

April 5, 2017 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. PNC Arena – Arena Club Tentative Agenda 8:30 a.m. – State of Research at NC State and Future Directions Alan Rebar, Vice Chancellor, Research, Innovation, and Economic...

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Argos Therapeutics CEO to be Keynote Speaker at 2017 Research Retreat

February 10, 2017 | Staff

Jeffrey Abbey, President and CEO of Argos Therapeutics will provide the keynote address for ORIED’s annual Research Retreat at PNC Arena on April 5. Argos, an immuno-oncology company located in Durham, NC, develops and commercializes individualized...

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NC State Faculty Named National Academy of Inventors Fellows

December 13, 2016 | Staff

Three College of Engineering faculty, B. Jayant Baliga, Ruben Carbonell, and Frances Ligler have been elected Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). The NAI was founded in 2010 to recognize and encourage inventors...

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GRIP Awards Announced

December 8, 2016 | Staff

ORIED, in conjunction with RTI International, and Kenan Institute for Engineering, Technology & Science are pleased to announce four awards for the Game-Changing Research Incentive Program (GRIP). The initial requested for proposals announced in this...

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NC State Celebrates Innovation and Entrepreneurship

October 12, 2016 | Staff

In the 27th annual Celebration of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, NC State recognized the achievements of 2016’s faculty inventors. Dr. Michael Escuti (Electrical and Computer Engineering) was named the Innovator of the Year, and Dr. Rodolphe Barrangou (Food, Bioprocessing,...

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Dennis Kekas Receives AURP National Leadership Award

October 4, 2016 | Staff

Dennis Kekas, Associate Vice Chancellor for the Office of Partnerships and Economic Development (OPED) on NC State’s Centennial Campus, received the Leadership Award at the Association of University Research Parks (AURP) annual conference in Oklahoma...

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RTI University Scholars

September 22, 2016 | Staff

RTI International names 2016-2017 class of University Scholars RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, North Carolina — This year’s class of RTI University Scholars includes, for the first time, researchers from North Carolina State University and Fayetteville State...

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NCSU Libraries part of Data Science grant from IMLS

September 21, 2016 | Staff

NCSU Libraries is collaborating in a multidisciplinary team to provide recommendations about data science skills librarians need and to build a model for data science training for research librarians. Funding for the project came from...

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Chancellor’s Innovation Fund Awards Announced

September 2, 2016 | Staff

Seven projects were awarded this year for the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund (CIF), representing the College of Sciences, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, College of Natural Resources and College of Engineering. Established in 2010 by NC...

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