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  ECE Newsletter, April 2012  
 

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You've Got Neutrinos!
Using neutrinos, a team of scientists including Dr. Stancil and Dr. Hughes has developed a new way to send wireless messages - regardless of distance or obstructions. [full story]

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Future of Modeling
Dr. Cranos Williams and PhD student Seyedbehzad Nabavi have developed a new modeling technique for biological systems that could advance research in cancer, cardiac health, and fertility. [full story]

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It's Better Together
A team of researchers led by Dr. Huiyang Zhou has pioneered a new way to boost processor performance by 20 percent. The new technique allows the GPU and CPU in a chip to collaborate for faster access to data. [full story]

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ECE Students win Award at Graduate Research Symposium
Babak and Nima in their lab at the FREEDM Center

Babak Parkhideh and Nima Yousefpoor were awarded Third Place in the Engineering division of the Graduate Research Symposium held on March 20th. The goal of the symposium is to showcase the outstanding quality and diversity of graduate-level research... [full story]

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Electroactive Polymer Key to Durable, Affordable Braille Displays

A team of North Carolina State University researchers are one step closer to creating a workable, affordable full-screen Braille computer display that would allow the blind to scan Web pages in much the same way that sighted people do. The team,... [full story]

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ECE Faculty Honored with Teaching Awards
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Dr. Keith Townsend and Dr. Greg Byrd were each recently honored with significant teaching awards by NC State University. Dr. Byrd was given the Outstanding Teacher Award by the College of Engineering. This award is given to faculty who demonstrate... [full story]

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Dean Named Distinguished Engineering Alumni

The College of Engineering at North Carolina State University has named the Distinguished Engineering Alumnus award winners for 2011. The recipients are Marshall D. Brain, founder of HowStuffWorks. com; William H. Dean, president and CEO of M. C.... [full story]

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