From Planetary to Microscopic: Winners of the 2017 NC State Research Image Contest
From a map of Mars to the microscopic surface of a leaf that only looks like an alien landscape, see the NC State Research Image Contest winners.
Studying a Disease in Order to Prevent Starvation
Research into a disease that affects cassava crops aims to prevent starvation for millions in Africa.
A Message From the Dean
"Just when I think I couldn't be more impressed by our students, I realize that achievement knows no boundaries." -- Maureen Grasso
Pragya Adhikari from Nepal is trying to breed a tomato that is tastier and more resistant to plant diseases.
Chandler Maness, a master's student in textiles, wants to make firefighters safer by developing materials and gear designs that protect them from particulates in smoke.
Sayed Mashaheet, PhD alumnus and postdoc, is developing wheat varieties that are tolerant to ozone and resistant to wheat rust, a devastating disease that could destroy the world's wheat crop.
Graduate student Sophia Webster is trying to fight Zika by engineering mosquitoes that won't spread the disease.
PhD student Andrea Brandt is seeking a prosthesis that can adapt to an amputee's movement, rather than amputees having to adapt to their prostheses.
Brianna Hess Massie
Brianna Massie Hess is looking for simple solutions to help hog producers deal with lagoon waste.
Hot Cities Spell Bad News for Bees
Graduate alumna April Hamblin is co-author of a new study finds that common wild bee species decline as urban temperatures increase.