Research

May 4, 2022

Researchers Devise Cheaper, Faster Way to Continuously Produce Amines

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a faster, less expensive technique for producing hindered amines – a class of chemicals used as […]

Apr 27, 2022  |  Research

‘Self-Driving’ Lab Speeds Up Research, Synthesis of Energy Materials

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Metal halide perovskites (MHPs) are an unconventional family of crystalline materials with continuously expanding compositional and structural spaces. Their nanocrystals are an emerging […]

Apr 13, 2022

Banana ‘Paper’ Stymies Potato Pest

This article was published by Mick Kulikowski, University Communications. Tahira Pirzada, a CBE postdoc in the Khan Research Group, co-authored a new publication on ‘wrap and plant’ technology using carrier polymers. Wrapping potato seeds in biodegradable paper made from unusable parts […]

Apr 7, 2022  |  Research

New Polymer Membrane Tech Improves Efficiency of CO2 Capture

This is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Researchers have developed a new membrane technology that allows for more efficient removal of carbon dioxide (CO2) from mixed gases, such as […]

Mar 18, 2022  |  Research

New Material Offers Remarkable Combination of Toughness and Stretchiness

This is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Michael Dickey and his colleagues have created new materials that are both stretchable and extremely tough (difficult to break or tear). […]

Feb 21, 2022  |  Research

DendriPeps – A New Way to Protect Therapeutics

This article is based on an NC State News article written by Deborah Strange, a Public Communications Specialist in University Communications. To be effective, medications have to be delivered in the right dose to the right location at the right […]