May 29, 2023  |  Faculty

Professor Rich Spontak is a 2023-24 Jefferson Science Fellow

Professor Rich Spontak has been selected as a member of the 2023-24 class of Jefferson Science Fellows. Nine Fellows were named to the 2023-24 class. Established in 2003, the Jefferson Science Fellows (JSF) program “is a model for engaging the […]

May 21, 2023  |  Students

Katie Traynelis is the Recipient of a Goldwater Scholarship

Junior Katie Traynelis is the recipient of a Goldwater Scholarship. The Goldwater Scholarship Program was established by the U.S. Congress to honor former U.S. Senator Barry Goldwater. According to the Goldwater Foundation web site, “The Goldwater Scholarship Program, one of […]

May 16, 2023  |  Research

Multifunctional Patch Offers Early Detection of Plant Diseases, Other Crop Threats

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Qingshan Wei and his colleagues have developed an electronic patch that can be applied to the leaves of plants to monitor crops […]

May 15, 2023  |  Staff

Megan Snyder is our new Public Communications Specialist

Megan Snyder has joined the department as our Public Communications Specialist. Megan received her B.A. in Communications from NC State and her M.A. in Communications from Virginia Tech.  She will be responsible for news, marketing, and publicity in the department. […]

May 3, 2023  |  Students

Marcie Schinke balances school, work and motherhood

The original version of this article appears on the College of Engineering News website. As a senior chemical engineering major and a full-time employee at Sheetz, 38-year-old Marcie Schinke’s biggest priority is her third role: being a mom. Not even […]

Apr 30, 2023  |  Research

Some Stirring Required: Fluid Mixing Enables Scalable Manufacturing of Soft Polymer Structures

This is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Communication Specialist in the NC State Office of Research & Innovation. Professor Orlin Velev and his colleagues have developed and demonstrated an efficient and scalable technique that […]