Category: What We Do
PAWR Program Announces Launch of AERPAW Testbed for Advanced Research on Wireless Connectivity and Unmanned Aerial VehiclesNovember 9, 2021
The Platforms for Advanced Wireless Research (PAWR) Project Office announces general availability of the AERPAW wireless testbed for network communications and unmanned aerial systems (UAS) research.
Researchers Develop Toolkit to Test Apple Security, Find VulnerabilitySeptember 13, 2021
New toolkit allows users to test the hardware security of Apple devices and finds iTimed vulnerability
Inside ABB and NC State’s Decadeslong PartnershipSeptember 22, 2020
ABB was the first corporate partner to move onto Centennial Campus. Now, 30 years later, the company is still working with the FREEDM Center to improve the reliability and environmental impact of electric power
Neural Interface System for Somatosensory FeedbackAugust 12, 2020
NC State’s Yaoyao Jia has been chosen to lead one of the new collaborative NSF programs, with a million-dollar grant aimed at improving our understanding of somatosensory feedback with the help of a cat.
Researchers Incorporate Computer Vision, Uncertainty into AI for Robotic ProstheticsMay 28, 2020
Lobaton’s lab leverages AI to create a software integration for existing hardware to enable people using robotic prosthetics to walk in a safer, more natural manner on different types of terrain.
Better Predicting the Unpredictable Byproducts of Genetic ModificationApril 13, 2020
How a new model may pave the way for more efficient research in the fields of genetic modification and forestry.
Researchers Develop Faster Way to Replace Bad Data With Accurate InformationMarch 27, 2020
A new model from ECE and the ARO could aid in displacing false information about anything from computer security to public health.
NSF Announces Raleigh and Cary as Testbed Sites for Advanced WirelessSeptember 18, 2019
NC State ECE will lead an NSF-funded project to enhance mobile wireless networks, including the use of drones.
Room Check: Senior Design SuccessAugust 6, 2019
Working with NC State’s OIT, a team of undergraduate students in Senior Design put together an innovative solution to check high-tech teaching tools in over 150 classrooms across campus.
Researchers Create Multi-Junction Solar Cells from Off-the-Shelf ComponentsJune 25, 2019
A new approach from NC State ECE researchers creates multi-junction solar cells with off-the-shelf components and intermetallic bonding.
Research Overcomes Key Obstacles to Scaling Up DNA Data StorageJune 3, 2019
New techniques for labeling and retrieving data files in DNA-based information storage systems address two of the key obstacles to widespread adoption of DNA data storage technologies.
FREEDM researchers receive funding for work on grid resilience toolsMay 23, 2019
Researchers in the FREEDM Systems Center received a $3.1 million research award from the U.S. Department of Energy to advance solar energy’s role in strengthening the resilience of the U.S. electricity grid.