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Brain Power

Posted on March 14, 2019 | Filed Under: News

Ziad Ali aspires to combine electrical engineering and neuroscience to treat disorders such as epilepsy and Parkinson’s. The NC State senior heads to California in the fall to pursue a Ph.D. at Stanford thanks to a Knight-Hennessy Scholarsh …

This post was originally published in NC State News.

Blasting Off Into History

Posted on March 7, 2019 | Filed Under: Alumni and News

NC State ECE alumna will live and work on the International Space Station for six months, taking with her mementos from NC State.

Department mourns loss of Dr. Robert Trew, former ECE department head

Posted on March 6, 2019 | Filed Under: Faculty

We mourn the loss of Dr. Robert Trew, Alton and Mildred Lancaster Distinguished Professor (Emeritus) and former head of ECE, who sadly passed away on Feb. 24. A celebration of his life will be held Mar. 30.

Alumnus named ambassador to Botswana

Posted on March 5, 2019 | Filed Under: Alumni and News

Craig Cloud (BS EE ’86) is the new United States Ambassador to Botswana, continuing a journey from tinkering with appliances to representing the country abroad.

Chakrabortty Named a University Faculty Scholar

Posted on March 4, 2019 | Filed Under: Faculty

Congratulations to Dr. Aranya Chakrabortty, an ECE associate professor who was named as a 2018-19 University Faculty Scholar.

Alumna Astronaut Prepares to Launch to the ISS

Posted on February 20, 2019 | Filed Under: Alumni and News

NASA astronaut,  and NC State ECE alumna, Christina Hammock Koch is set to launch on a Soyuz MS-12 spacecraft to ISS from Baikonur Cosmodome in Kazakstan at 3:14pm EST on March 14, 2019.

Escuti named Senior Member of National Academy of Inventors

Posted on February 16, 2019 | Filed Under: Faculty

Dr. Michael Escuti has been elected as a a Senior Member of the National Academy of Inventors for producing technologies that have brought real impact on society.

Michael Daniele in his lab.

Daniele receives NSF CAREER Award

Posted on February 15, 2019 | Filed Under: Faculty

Dr. Michael Daniele receives the prestigious CAREER Award from the NSF, recognizing his groundbreaking work with biosensor platforms

Artificial Intelligence Can Identify Microscopic Marine Organisms

Posted on February 6, 2019 | Filed Under: News

How AI advances can help us understand prehistoric oceans.

This post was originally published in NC State News.

NC State One of Top Alma Maters for Engineering Deans

Posted on February 4, 2019 | Filed Under: Graduate Students

No school has a monopoly on molding academic engineering’s C-suite, but some, like NC State, enjoy outsized influence, a new study reveals.

NC State grad heads into space Thursday, will be in the first all-female spacewalk

A North Carolina State University graduate is taking off Thursday for the International Space Station, where she is expected to make history.

Posted on March 14, 2019

NASA Astronauts Hague, Koch Arrive Safely at Space Station

Three crew members, including NC State alumna Christina Koch have arrived safely at the International Space Station, following a successful launch and docking of their Soyuz MS-12 spacecraft Thursday.

Posted on March 14, 2019

2 NASA Astronauts To Conduct First All-Female Spacewalk In History

It won’t be an ordinary Women’s History Month, at least for NASA. Christina Koch and Anne McClain will be the first all-female crew to do a spacewalk. Koch has an extensive background in remote scientific field engineering and development of space science instrument. She holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering from NC State University.

Posted on March 7, 2019

How NC State is planning for the future of quantum computing

To accelerate the development of quantum computing, North Carolina State University and IBM are putting the technology in the hands of the future workforce of the field — college students. New curriculum and research on quantum computing, enabled by IBM’s first university-based quantum computing hub in North America at NC State, is introducing students to the technology that experts say will shape computing in the coming years.

Posted on February 27, 2019

NC State Engineering Touted For Making Raleigh Great For STEM Professionals

Taking a look at the role that the College of Engineering at NC State plays in contributing to the local and national economies, and its success in preparing graduates to fill “the needs of STEM-area employers both in the Triangle and across North Carolina.”

Posted on January 31, 2019

NC State IBM Q Hub searches for industry partners

The IBM Quantum Computing Hub, a partnership with IBM that provides researchers, professors, and even students with web-based access to IBM quantum computing devices at Yorktown Heights, New York, just hired two new leaders and is looking to expand their reach.

Posted on January 21, 2019

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