Why Is the Numerical Modeling of Tropical Cyclones So Challenging?
In this talk, Gary Lackmann will review some of the scientific and computational challenges around modeling tropical cyclones and describe some of the techniques being used to overcome them.
New Yorker Science Writer Addresses Denialism of Science
Journalist Michael Specter examined the ramifications of denialism in science as the college's second Crossroads Series speaker on Feb. 22.
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.
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.
Two Sciences Faculty Named 2017-2018 University Faculty Scholars
NC State’s 2017-2018 class of University Faculty Scholars includes faculty from the Departments of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences and Biological Sciences.
Finding New Drugs, Faster
NC State is launching a drug discovery initiative to reinvigorate the hunt for powerful new drugs.
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.
What Matters to Us
Our college is preparing a new generation of well-rounded scientists to change the world. Find out what we're doing and how you can help.
Three Sciences Faculty Win NSF CAREER Awards
Three faculty from the College of Sciences have received Faculty Early Career Development Awards from the National Science Foundation.
Using Data to Tell Stories That Solve Problems
NC State statistician Alyson Wilson works with a variety of scientists to help them use their data to solve big problems.