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AIF Ceasing On-Campus Research Support

Dear Users and PIs of the Analytical Instrumentation Facility (AIF), On March 17, NC State announced additional distancing measures for students and employees with the requirement that...

AIF Operations and Coronavirus Response

A message to users and PIs who have accessed or plan to access the NC State Analytical Instrumentation Facility (AIF): On Wednesday, March 11, NC...

X-ray Computed Tomography

Additive manufacturing has the promise to revolutionize the way we think about and design components and materials. At NC State, Dr. Tim Horn and his...

Meet Dr. Larry Blanton

Tell me a little about yourself! I am a Professor of Plant Biology in NC State’s Department of Plant & Microbial Biology. I began my...

Meet Ruocun (John) Wang

Tell me a little about yourself! I’m a fifth-year grad student in the department of Materials Science and Engineering, working with Prof. Veronica Augustyn. In...

Cool Science: Nanotubes and Lungs

Unstained alveolar macrophage containing multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNT’s) in the cytoplasm. Dr. Mary Jane Thomassen’s group at East Carolina University is currently investigating the potential...