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Tag: department of textile engineering chemistry and science

Shane Harrington

Nov 17, 2021

Wilson College Professors, Student Use Fiber Robots to Research Stem Cells

Research experience over the summer allowed a polymer and color chemistry student to develop experimental skills and investigate stem cell development. 

Justin Rigdon accepting awards

Nov 11, 2021

Military Vet Justin Rigdon Uses His Expertise with Specialized Materials to Keep Military Jets Flying

He swears by a mantra that only an engineer could love: “The coolest feats of engineering are those enabled by composites.” 

Campus gateway

Nov 4, 2021

Reflecting on 2020: Wilson College Faculty, Staff Win Awards at University, National Level

Members of the Wilson College of Textiles community won a number of awards for their work in research, teaching and extension. 

Wilson College of Textiles

Nov 4, 2021

Emiel DenHartog Honored as a University Faculty Scholar

Established in 2012 by Chancellor Randy Woodson, the University Faculty Scholar award recognizes and rewards emerging academic leaders among NC State’s faculty. 

Senior Design

Nov 3, 2021

Senior Design Students Share Progress, Receive Feedback During Poster Session

Each team of textile technology and textile engineer students works with an industry sponsor to solve real world problems, from testing methods to product development. 

student conducting research

Oct 26, 2021

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. 

Hannah Russell

Oct 19, 2021

Hannah Russell: Developing Industry Connections and Lifelong Friendships 

Hannah Russell, recent NC State Wilson College of Textiles graduate, connected with other students through professional organizations and also learned the craft of weaving while completing her Bachelor of Science in the textile technology program. 

Lily Barozzini

Oct 14, 2021

Student Creativity, Research Flourish Despite Pandemic

See student work and research, from fashion design to fiber and polymer science. 

Brianne Haas

Oct 13, 2021

Wilson College Students Earn Experience, Job Offers During Summer Internships

Read about more than 30 students' summer internships, ranging across undergraduate, master's and doctorate programs. 

Morgan Mase

Oct 11, 2021

Textile Engineering Student Helping to Develop Tesla Seat Covers

Morgan Mase says her knowledge of textiles gave her a leg up when she applied to be a soft trim seat development intern at Tesla.