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ECE Students who have turned plywood, simple circuits and plastic into tools for creation, expression and personal safety were recently featured at the NC MakerFaire.
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Like color or brightness, polarization is an intrinsic property of light. The polarization angle of a light wave describes the orientation of its electric field. Although human eyes are not sensitive to polarization, many animals - including... [full story]
North Carolina State University researchers have developed methods for electronically manipulating the flight muscles of moths and for monitoring the electrical signals moths use to control those muscles. The work opens the door to the development... [full story]
Engineering researchers have developed new software, called FreePDK15, to facilitate chip design - and are making it freely available in order to foster new research focused on pushing the frontiers of computer technology. "State-of-the-art... [full story]
Imagine vehicles that can make their own way through a battlefield to pick up the wounded, health information that follows patients from home to hospital to doctor's office, and disaster response systems that help coordinate humans, robots and... [full story]

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