Chemistry

Jan 17, 2019  |  Honors and Awards

College Seeks Nominations for Faculty Awards

Nominations are now open for several awards open to College of Sciences faculty members.

Jan 16, 2019  |  Research and Innovation

Researchers Create ‘Shortcut’ to Terpene Biosynthesis in E. coli

NC State chemists have created a better enzymatic pathway for producing terpenes — molecules useful in everything from cancer drugs to biofuels — in E. coli.

Dec 19, 2018  |  Chemistry

Virtualizing Organic Chemistry Labs

Through an exploratory grant, chemistry's Maria Gallardo-Williams teamed up with DELTA to create five immersive virtual reality organic chemistry lab experiences.

Dec 6, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

College Honors Outstanding Alumni and Students

Three alumni and two students received awards recognizing their extraordinary achievements and contributions to the college.

Nov 29, 2018  |  Faculty

A Professor Gives Back to Chemistry

Carl Bumgardner, professor emeritus of chemistry, established a scholarship endowment. "It indicates that you believe in the future," he said.

Nov 27, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Virtual Library of 1 Million New Macrolide Scaffolds Could Help Speed Drug Discovery

The virtual library contains chemical structures and computed properties for a family of chemicals mainly used as antibiotics and anti-cancer drugs.

Oct 22, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

NC State Library: Where Hair Product Researchers Go to Dye

NC State researchers are using a campus dye library to find new and safer hair-coloring products.

Oct 11, 2018  |  Chemistry

Thank You, Teachers

Thank a Teacher award recipients including chemistry's Maria Gallardo-Williams — and the students who nominated them — discuss the personal significance of the award.

Oct 8, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Approach Paves Way for New Generation of Antimicrobial Materials

Researchers have successfully developed an approach that opens the door to a range of new products aimed at reducing the transmission of drug-resistant pathogens.

Sep 17, 2018  |  Chemistry

Rocky Road: Nanocars Roll, Hop and Skid Across Surfaces

New research finds a nanocar’s rolling wheels can move the vehicle in a straight line in distances up to 16 times its body length.