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NC State gateway at sunset

May 18, 2022

Researchers Use Galaxy as a ‘Cosmic Telescope’ to Study Heart of the Young Universe

Astrophysicist Bordoloi is using a new instrument and a powerful telescope to peer into galactic nurseries. 

Planet Earth

Apr 28, 2022

From the Departments

Catch up on the latest news from our six academic departments. 

Memorial Belltower

Apr 28, 2022

Sciences Faculty, Staff Receive 2021-22 University Honors

Seven members of the College of Sciences community and one student organization have been recognized with 2021-22 NC State teaching, diversity and excellence awards. 

White flowers bloom on a tree in front of the Bell Tower

Apr 25, 2022

University Fellowships Office Announces NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Awards

Seven sciences students have earned Graduate Research Fellowship Program awards to support their graduate school pursuits. 

research symposium winners

Apr 18, 2022

2 Sciences Students Among 2022 Graduate Student Research Symposium Winners

Two College of Sciences students were among the 27 winners at the Graduate Student Research Symposium. 

The NC State Belltower

Apr 15, 2022

College’s Graduate Programs Make Strong Showing in 2022 U.S. News Rankings

The college’s graduate programs ranked highly in the latest U.S. News and World Report rankings. 

Superfluorescence

Apr 5, 2022

Quantum ‘Shock Absorbers’ Allow Perovskite to Exhibit Superfluorescence at Room Temperature

Kenan Gundogdu, professor of physics, explains why some perovskites exhibit superfluorescence at high temperatures. 

Campus gateway sign reading NC State University

Mar 25, 2022

Physicist Clarke Named NC State Winner of BOG Award for Excellence in Teaching

Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Laura Clarke has been honored with the prestigious teaching award. 

In this photo, the top of the Belltower is framed by fall foliage.

Mar 17, 2022

Physicist McLaughlin To Be Inducted Into Research Leadership Academy

Ten faculty members will be inducted into the Research Leadership Academy, including Gail McLaughlin, Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Physics. 

Karen Daniels, Distinguished Professor of Physics and University Faculty Scholar

Jan 27, 2022

Physicist Daniels Elected as AAAS Fellow

Karen Daniels, Distinguished Professor of Physics, has been elected as a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science for her contributions to the field of nonlinear and soft-matter physics.