Stories From Apr 2017

Apr 28, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Hybrid Digital-Analog Circuits Can Increase Computational Power of Chaos-Based Systems

Combining digital and analog components in nonlinear, chaos-based integrated circuits can improve their computational power.

Apr 27, 2017  |  Biological Sciences

A Platform to Excel

Anu Hanumanthu is preparing to graduate in May and begin medical school, but the aspiring physician will never forget the nurturing and welcoming community she found as an undergraduate at NC State.

Apr 27, 2017  |  Honors and Awards

Geneticist Mackay Named Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Chair

This is the latest honor for the prominent geneticist, who won the prestigious international Wolf Prize in 2016.

Apr 27, 2017  |  Honors and Awards

Physicist Ade Named Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Professor

The physicist is breaking new ground with his work on carbon electronics and fabricating more efficient plastic solar cells.

Apr 22, 2017  |  In the Community

NC State to Host 2020 Science Olympiad National Tournament

NC State will host the 2020 Science Olympiad National Tournament, to be held May 13-16, 2020.

Apr 20, 2017  |  In the Community

Changing Kids’ Perceptions of Science

Education professor Audrey Jaeger is connecting a local Science Olympiad team with NC State science and engineering students who serve as both coaches and role models.

Apr 20, 2017  |  Chemistry

Chemistry Professor Sniffs Out Excellence

Chemistry professor Maria T. Oliver-Hoyo was recently named a winner of the 2017 Excellence in Teaching Award from the UNC System Board of Governors.

Apr 18, 2017  |  Marine, Earth & Atmospheric Sciences

NC State Researchers Predict ‘Normal’ 2017 Hurricane Season for East Coast

NC State MEAS and statistics researchers predict a normal 2017 hurricane season for the East Coast.

Apr 12, 2017  |  Chemistry

Researchers Release First Chemical Map of Dyes From Historic Dye Library

Chemists from two NC State colleges have collaborated on the first chemical “map” of dyes from the Max A. Weaver Dye Library, which could assist researchers in developing dyes with desirable properties.

Apr 7, 2017  |  Honors and Awards

Genetics Undergraduate Earns Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

Connor McKenney, a junior majoring in genetics, was named one of 240 winners of the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship this year.