Success Stories

  • Researchers Find New Way to Kick-Start Process of Making of Carbon Fiber

    NC State researchers found a way to improve the energy efficiency of part of the process for making carbon fiber. The post Researchers Find New Way to Kick-Start Process of Making of Carbon Fiber appeared first on Wilson College News.

  • Simulating Life-Saving Solutions

    TTM alumnus Brandon King graduated with his doctoral degree — and real-world problem-solving experience. He used simulation and data analysis to help nurses find the best way to meet a life-saving goal: reaching patients in cardiac arrest within two minutes. The post Simulating Life-Saving Solutions appeared first on Wilson College News.

  • Mission: Leaving No Waste Behind 

    Wilson College of Textiles Professor Ahmed El-Shafei delivers a zero-waste solution to one of the industry’s biggest problems: What to do about wastewater produced following fabric dyeing?  The post Mission: Leaving No Waste Behind  appeared first on Wilson College News.

  • 2021 in E-Textile Advancements

    The ASSIST Center takes a look back at the Wilson College’s contributions to healthcare through e-textiles in 2021. The post 2021 in E-Textile Advancements appeared first on Wilson College News.

  • Wilson College Welcomes New Class of Alumni

    Experience December commencement through photos. The post Wilson College Welcomes New Class of Alumni appeared first on Wilson College News.

  • Using Chemistry to Solve Problems

    Em Lichtenberger uses their two chemistry degrees from the Wilson College of Textiles to keep Parker Lord running. The post Using Chemistry to Solve Problems appeared first on Wilson College News.

  • Wilson College Student Honored for Role in Updating Crucial Safety Standards

    Doctoral student Andrew Hall worked with Dr. Bryan Ormond to update internationally recognized safety standards for personal protective equipment. The post Wilson College Student Honored for Role in Updating Crucial Safety Standards appeared first on Wilson College News.

  • Undergraduates, Ph.D. Students Advance E-Textile Research

    Wilson College of Textiles students are discovering how e-textiles can improve heating technology and increase the application of electrocardiograms. The post Undergraduates, Ph.D. Students Advance E-Textile Research appeared first on Wilson College News.

  • Wilson College of Textiles Celebrates 50 Years of Graduate Programs with First Alumnus

    Half a century ago, the then School of Textiles made history when it awarded the first doctorate in fiber and polymer science — the only doctoral degree program of its kind in the United States at that time — to Joel Lawson Williams. The post Wilson College of Textiles Celebrates 50 Years of Graduate Programs with First Alumnus appeared first on Wilson College News.

  • ‘Digital Denim’ Is a Pretty Good Match for the Real Thing, Experts Say

    NC State researchers printed ink on cotton fabric to make “digital” denim fabric resembling six styles of jeans. The post ‘Digital Denim’ Is a Pretty Good Match for the Real Thing, Experts Say appeared first on Wilson College News.

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