ECE Department Headlines

December 2016

12.9.16
A team demonstrates their DC-Driven HVAC Senior Design Day demonstrates Innovation and Creativity - On Friday, December 2, 2016, NC State Seniors in Electrical and Computer Engineering revealed their prototypes at Engineering Design [full story]

November 2016

11.30.16
Mark and Dawn Carter Gift Creates New Opportunities for Veterans Studying at NC State - Supporting student veterans at NC State University is a cause close to Mark Carter's heart. As a radar technician in the Marine … [full story]

11.17.16
Tech Would Use Drones and Insect Biobots to Map Disaster Areas Tech Would Use Drones and Insect Biobots to Map Disaster Areas - Researchers at North Carolina State University's Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering have developed a combination of … [full story]

11.16.16
Motion capture technology helped researchers develop an energy-efficient technique for accurately tracking a user’s physical activity based on data from wearable devices. An Efficient Approach for Tracking Physical Activity with Wearable Health-Monitoring Devices - Researchers from North Carolina State University's Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering have developed an energy-efficient … [full story]

11.14.16
PowerAmerica Executive Director Nick Justice signs the paperwork establishing the new Stem Scouts partnership PowerAmerica Sponsors New STEM Boy Scouts Initiative - In keeping with its mission of building a United States manufacturing workforce through education, PowerAmerica is sponsoring the establishment … [full story]

October 2016

10.26.16
Irwin Holmes, c. 1958 Broken Barriers: EE Alumnus’ Varsity Sweater in Walk of Fame - Irwin Holmes donated his tennis varsity letter sweater to the new NC State Athletics Walk of Fame and History in the renovated … [full story]

10.21.16
Tanvir Khan, Electrical & Computer Engineering ECE Student is Finalist in 3 Minute Thesis Competition - Later this month, 10 finalists in the Graduate School's second annual 3 Minute Thesis competition will demonstrate who is most … [full story]

10.19.16
Digram showing the elements of the device Canine Communication - Computer science and electrical engineering researchers have made an effort to improve service dogs' signals to companions. Researchers … [full story]

10.14.16
Dr. Michael Escuti and "polarization gratings," made of a thin layer of liquid crystal material on a glass plate. Escuti named 2016 NC State Innovator of the Year - NC State held its 27th Celebration of Innovation and Entrepreneurship to recognize the outstanding achievements of its faculty inventors … [full story]

10.7.16
Dr. Paul Franzon in his RV-8 cockpit From the Outback to the Wolfpack - Dr. Paul Franzon learned to fly as a student in his university glider club, chasing kangaroos up and down the ridges of the … [full story]

PAGES 1 2 3 4 5 6 7