Tracey Peake

Mar 12, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Computers Discover Compounds That Could Reduce Listeria’s Virulence

Researchers from NC State have pinpointed new compounds that may be effective in containing Listeria's ability to produce disease.

Mar 7, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Computer Modeling of WNK Kinase Inhibitors Could Give Researchers New Tools for Understanding Hypertension

NC State researchers are using computer modeling of WNK kinase inhibitors to better understand the complex relationships between salt regulation, hypertension and high blood pressure.

Feb 28, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Researchers Create More Complete Picture of Freshwater Toxic Algal Blooms

A two-year study of North Carolina’s Jordan Lake found that multiple cyanotoxins from toxic algal blooms are present year-round, albeit in very low concentrations.

Feb 15, 2018  |  Mathematics

Mathematician Named Sloan Research Fellow

NC State mathematician Tye Lidman has received a prestigious 2018 Sloan Research Fellowship.

Feb 5, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

New Approach Could Quickly Identify Best Organic Solar Cell Mixtures

Researchers aim to reduce the trial-and-error aspect of solar cell production by reducing the time spent on finding the most efficient mixtures.

Feb 1, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Creating an Electron-Hole Liquid at Room Temperature

NC State physicists have built a blueprint for creating electron-hole liquids at room temperature.

Jan 22, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Placental Accumulation of Flame-Retardant Chemical Alters Serotonin Production in Rat Offspring

New research shows flame retardants can have sex-specific effects on placental functions critical for brain development.

Jan 17, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Why Don’t Turtles Still Have Tail Spikes? Researchers Explain Why Tail Weaponry Is Rare

A new study explains how the evolution of tail weaponry in dinosaurs required a perfect storm of traits not seen in living animals today.

Jan 8, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Radiation Therapy Algorithm Could Substantially Reduce Side Effects, Maintain Effect Against Tumors

A new mathematical model for computing radiation therapy treatments could reduce side effects while delivering the same results as conventional radiation therapy.

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.