NC State is ranked 6th in technology strength of patents, 7th among national research universities in industry-funded research, 12th among national research universities in non-federally funded research, and has received more than 500 patents for beneficial technologies developed by our world-class faculty. More than 50 companies have spun out of NC State since 1980, and those companies now employ almost 2,000 people in fields like textiles, pharmaceuticals, software and environmental engineering.
Platelet Membrane-Coated Nanogel Delivery System to Target Cancer
Silver-Ion Infused Lignin Nanoparticles Effectively Kill Bacteria
Stretchable, Transparent Conductors with Nano-Accordion Design for Flexible Electronics Applications
Researchers Fine-Tune Gold Nanorod Coating Method Using Silica Shells
Nanotech in Foods Will Be Accepted Only if it Improves Safety, Enhances Nutrition
World’s Largest DNA Origami Created
Targeted Nanoparticle May Help Regenerate Healthy Heart Tissue without Using Stem Cells
Daisy-Shaped Drug Cocktail Holds Promise Against Cancer
Lipid-Based Nanocapsule Drug Delivery Method Smuggles Drug into Cancer Cell before Release
Nanoscale Impurities Improve Performance of Bi2212 Superconductor
Research Reveals Solar Cell Efficiency Based on Balance Between Size and Purity of Domains
Vertically-Aligned Carbon Nanofibers Grown Using Ambient Air
Flexible, Resilient Antennas with Silver Nanowires for Wearable Health Monitoring Devices
Researchers Reduce NFO Thin Film Coercivity by Patterning the Surface
Surface Topography and Chemistry Can Influence Cellular Behavior on Semiconductors
Researchers Develop New Technique Using ATP for Introducing Anti-Cancer Drugs into Cancer Cells
Superabsorbing Design Boosts Light Absorption Efficiency of Thin Film Solar Cells
Researchers Report One-Atom Thick Molybdenum Sulfide Film as Effective Hydrogen-Creating Catalyst
Researchers Develop Wearable, Multifunctional Sensors Using Silver Nanowires
Easy Method to Modify Molecular Structure of Polymer Used in Solar Cells
Researchers Develop Nanoscale Patches for Sensitizing Targeted Cell Receptors
Novel Technique for Efficient Mass Production of Nanoscale Gold Rods
Researchers Grow Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanofibers Using Airbrushing Techniques
Researchers Test New Gel-Microfluidic Solar Cell Design
HRTEM Provides Atomic Scale Images of Changes in Magnesium due to Irradiation
Researchers Create Flexible Nano-Scaffold for Rechargeable Lithium Ion Batteries
Novel Technique to Improve Stretchability of Graphene
Enzyme Nanocapsules in Sponge-Like Matrix May Help Treat Diabetes
NC State University Launches Master’s Degree Program in Nanoengineering
Researchers Carve Nano-Volcanoes Using Light
New Technique for Creating High-Quality Atomic-Scale Semiconductor Thin Films
Moth-Inspired Nanostructures Block Reflected Light to Stop Thin-Film Interference
Identical Series of Nanomaterial Toxicology Tests Conducted Across the Country
New, Injectable Nano-Network Releases Insulin When Blood-Sugar Levels Rise
New Nano-sized, Spinning Magnetic Droplets have Implications in Creating Spin-based Computers
Ultrastrong Magnesium Alloy through Nano-Spaced Stacking Faults
Elastic, Self-Healing, Liquid-Metal Wires Demonstrate Excellent Conductive Properties
Carbon Nanofibers May Help Develop New Drug-Delivery Systems
New Carbon Nanotube Straightening Techniques to Fabricate Stronger Composites
Nanoflowers Hold Potential for Next-Generation Solar Cells and Energy Storage Devices
NC State to Lead Nanotechnology Research Initiative to Develop Self-Powered Health Monitoring Devices
New Nanolithography Technique for Potential Biomedical Applications
Researchers Employ Silver Nanowires to Develop Elastic Conductors with High Conductivity
Nano-Sandwich Technique Helps Reduce Production Costs of Thin-Film Solar Cells
Study Findings Pave Way to Control Size and Characteristics of Gold Nanoparticles
New X-Ray Technique to Characterize Organic Polymers for Printable Electronics
Researchers Develop Simple and Scalable Method to Arrange Gold Nanorods
Researchers Study Nanocoatings on Textile Surfaces
Researchers Create New Silicon Nanocoils
New Simulation Solution Solves Problem in DNA Self-Assembling Technology
DoD Grant Helps to Test Efficacy of Molecules to Fight Against Infections
Professor Andre Nel
In this interview, AZoNano speaks with Professor Andre Nel about his involvement in innovative research describing the development of a 'glass bubble' nanocarrier that could help drug formulations access pancreatic cancer cells.
Jingang Li, Ph.D.
In this interview, AZoNano speaks with Jingang Li from the University of California, Berkley, who offers an introduction to the Nobel Prize-winning technology, Optical Tweezers.
Steve Kosier, Ph.D.
In this interview, we speak with SkyWater Technology about the current state of the semiconductor industry, how nanotechnology has helped to shape this sector, and their new partnership which aims to increase the accessibility of semiconductor chips for start-ups and research groups across the Unite
NMR spectroscopy is a characterization technique that is extensively used by chemical researchers.
Inoveno’s PE-550 is a best-selling electrospinning/spraying machine that can be used for the continuous production of nanofibers.
The Filmetrics R54 advanced sheet resistance mapping tool for semiconductor and compound semiconductor wafers.