Stories From Dec 2017

Dec 21, 2017  |  General News

Make Your 2017 Year-End Gift to the College

2017 is winding down, but donors still have time to make a year-end gift to the College of Sciences.

Dec 18, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Researchers Show Thermally Activated Delayed Photoluminescence From Semiconductor Nanocrystals

Researchers have found a "control dial" for semiconductor nanocrystal systems, allowing for creation of particles with unique photoluminescent properties.

Dec 13, 2017  |  Honors and Awards

Physicist Ditto Named to National Academy of Inventors

William Ditto, professor of physics, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.

Dec 12, 2017  |  Honors and Awards

McGahan Named President of International Society for Eye Research

Chris McGahan, dean of the College of Sciences and a professor of pharmacology at NC State, has been elected president of the International Society for Eye Research.

Dec 11, 2017  |  Chemistry

Building 3-D Models of Molecules With RealityConvert

Denis Fourches' new RealityConvert software creates 3-D models of molecules for research, education and drug discovery.

Dec 11, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Using New Technologies to Preserve Wildlife and Wild Spaces

Sciences students are working with others at NC State and Namibian partners to use new technologies to better study and protect African wildlife.

Dec 8, 2017  |  Our People

Meet Chris McGahan, Our New Dean

Program by program, Chris McGahan wants to create an extraordinary College of Sciences.

Dec 8, 2017  |  Honors and Awards

Simpson Awarded Morehead Medal of Science

Jamila Simpson, assistant dean for academic programs, student diversity and engagement, was recognized for making significant strides for minorities in STEM disciplines.

Dec 7, 2017  |  Physics

Physicist Thomas Honored as AAAS Fellow, Wins APS Award

John Thomas has received prestigious honors from two leading science organizations.

Dec 7, 2017  |  Around Campus

Q&A: Shaping the Student Experience

New Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Adam Hartstone-Rose wants to broaden the academic experience for students in the college.