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NC State lands new center to study 5G wireless and drones

September 18, 2019 | News & Observer
NC State University is partnering with the National Science Foundation to study the interaction of drones with 5G wireless technology. The center could attract private companies and researchers to Raleigh.

NCSU, partners land $24M grant to develop first platform linking drones, 5G wireless technology

September 18, 2019 | WRAL Tech Wire
N.C. State University and several partners have landed a $24 million federal grant to create the first wireless platform to link drones and emerging next-generation technology known as 5G. The National Science Foundation (NSF) and U.S. ignite, an organization seeking to drive broadband availability and use across the country, announced the awarding of the grant at an event Wednesday afternoon.

Power Play

September 1, 2019 | Prism
Breakthrough technology from an engineering research center—the NSF FREEDM Systems Center at NC State—could help prevent blackouts while allowing the grid to run on clean energy.

Upcoming Seminar

Low Cost Resonance Damping for Grid-tied Converters

M A Awal
from Electrical and Computer Engineering, NC State University
is speaking on September 24, 2019.

Upcoming Seminar

Flexible Bioelectronics on a Thread: Sensors, Microfluidics, Electronics and Drug Delivery

Dr. Sameer Sonkusale
from Tufts University
is speaking on September 26, 2019.

As one of only two institutions to be home to two concurrent NSF research centers, the home of the Department of Energy’s PowerAmerica institute, and leaders in the only North America IBM Q Hub, we are ranked among the top academic units engaged in scientific research in the United States.

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