Aug 28, 2023  |  Awards and Honors

Nidhi Diwakar’s film won an award in the NCSU 2023 Envisioning Research contest

Graduate student Nidhi Diwakar’s film won second place in the Graduate Students and Postdocs Films category of the NCSU 2023 Envisioning Research contest. Her short film is “Rapid Superdiffusion of Therapeutic Paste.” Nidhi’s research that’s associated with the film focuses […]

Jun 28, 2023  |  Awards and Honors

Sherafghan Iftikhar is the Recipient of the Kokes Award from the North American Catalysis Society

Ph.D. student Sherafghan Iftikhar has received the Kokes Award from the North American Catalysis Society for his paper, “Ruthenium-Promoted Perovskites for CO2-Splitting and Syngas Generation in a Chemical Looping Scheme.” Sherafghan was presented this award at the 28th North American […]

Jun 27, 2023  |  Students

Shuffling Lab Reports and Sheet Music: How One Engineering Student Balances Two Passions

The original article appears on the College of Engineering News website. After a long day of classes or a tough exam, some students might relax by watching a favorite TV show or going to the gym. For Hrishikesh Ram, sitting […]

May 23, 2023  |  Students

CBE Senior Award Winners Honored at the College of Engineering Awards Ceremony

At the end of each spring semester, departments in the College of Engineering choose recipients of their Senior Awards. The award categories are Scholarly Achievement, Leadership and Citizenship, Humanities and Service. Only graduating seniors are eligible for selection. The CBE […]

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 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 […]