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Jun 11, 2024

Catalyzing Creative Concepts to Solve Commercial Challenges

Six new commercially focused research projects will receive support from the Chancellor's Innovation Fund this year.

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Nov 30, 2022

Wolfpack Investor Network Empowers NC State’s Global Impact with Harbright Ventures Partnership

A partnership between the Wolfpack Investor Network and Harbright Ventures will enhance WIN member engagement, provide pre- and post-deal investment leadership and increase support for the broader NC State entrepreneurial community.

Mar 16, 2022

PowerAmerica Receives $5M NIST Grant to Help Native American Communities Better Prepare for Future Pandemics and Emergencies

NC State University’s PowerAmerica Institute will work closely with Navajo Technical University, Sandia National Lab and Native colleges to help these communities better prepare for future disasters and emergencies, such as the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mar 2, 2022

NC State University Awarded BioMADE Funding to Advance U.S. Bioindustrial Manufacturing by Educating Future Workers

With a new BioMADE-funded project— led by professor Gary Gilleskie — NC State will help train the workforce needed to advance bioindustrial manufacturing in the U.S.

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Sep 3, 2021

NSF Awards the Inaugural NSF I-Corps Hubs

NC State University has been selected by the National Science Foundation to join I-Corps Hubs, a program that seeks to change the culture of research universities to explore commercialization as an avenue for research to make an impact on society. 

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Jun 2, 2021

Interdisciplinary Team Finds New Way to Treat Esophageal Disease

An interdisciplinary team of medical specialists have developed a new way to treat esophageal disease with funding from the North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences (NC TraCS) Institute.

Multiple images of brains, which appear red against a black screen, help researchers study glioblastoma recurrence.

May 6, 2021

Biomedical Engineering Researchers Target Glioblastoma Recurrence

With funding from the North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences (NC TraCS) Institute, researchers gathered crucial preliminary data about glioblastoma recurrence, enabling further research.

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Mar 9, 2021

Freight Rail Decarbonization Project Receives $1.5 Million from Energy Department

The U.S. Department of Energy awarded $1.5 million in funding to a NC State Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering project focused on freight rail decarbonization.

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Aug 6, 2020

NC State researcher wins grant for quantum dot ink project

A research team led by an NC State assistant professor won a grant from the University of North Carolina System to develop a platform that can manufacture quantum dot inks using artificial intelligence.