Posts tagged “NCSU”

March 9, 2007

Premium Lock UniversityTech: NCSU Launches ‘Cluster’ of PS3s

Frank Mueller For some $5,000, State’s Frank Mueller creates a small supercomputer.

Tags: IBM, Linux, NCSU
March 7, 2007

Premium Lock Who Needs a CEO? Actually, Liquidia May Hire More Than One

Steve Nelson, left, and attorney Fred Hutchison were talking business at a recent VC event. Startup with new nanomaterials technology considers reorganizing firm to pursue multiple opportunities, says interim CEO Steve Nelson. That may mean Liquidia hires more than one CEO.

March 6, 2007

Premium Lock Golden LEAF Foundation Gives $2.9M Boost to Alternative Fuel Research

golden leaf NC State, Appalachian State receive most of awards for programs focused on use of N.C. products.

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Updated March 5, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. State Launches University-Wide Entrepreneurship Effort, Seeks $2M

NCSU Overall program will be coordinated by vice chancellor for extension engagement, economic development.

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February 27, 2007

Premium Lock You Decide: What Makes North Carolina's Economies Tick?

Mike Walden Education is crucial. Regions with more college-educated workers and bigger increases in number of college-educated workers have added more jobs, income.

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February 26, 2007

Premium Lock NCSU Researchers Uncover Link to Nicotine Resistance

genome UniversityTech: National Institutes of Health-funded study could be step toward personalized medicine.

February 16, 2007

Premium Lock Discovery Channel Is Tracking Insight Racing’s ‘Lone Wolf’

Lotus UniversityTech: NCSU-sponsored team is preparing Lotus sports car for competition in autonomous vehicle challenge later this year.

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Updated February 15, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotech Center Launches Search for New President

biotech center Nine-member committee to work with a search firm. In interim, three Biotech Center execs will oversea operations.

February 15, 2007

Premium Lock Duke Prepares for Bio Threats with New Research Facility

biolab UniversityTech: Biocontainment Laboratory, which is funded by National Institutes of Health, to open on Feb. 16.

Tags: NCSU, UNC-CH, Duke
February 15, 2007

Premium Lock You Decide: Is Economics Sabotaging Alternative Fuels?

Mike Walden Changes in two key prices – oil, ethanol - have raised questions about the viability of ethanol and other new fuels.

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Updated February 12, 2007

Premium Lock Microrobots? NCSU Devices Can Propel Themselves, Perform Other Functions

NCSU diode UniversityTech: NCSU scientists equip miniscule devices with energy to perform several functions. Development could lead to ‘microrobots,’ ‘smart devices.’

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February 9, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotech Center Hands Out $1.9M in Research Grants

Biotech logo Variety of programs at four different universities are designed to boost collaborations between teaching and research efforts.

February 9, 2007

Premium Lock You Decide: What Did Milton Friedman Teach Us?

Mike Walden Friedman has passed from us, but his theories and proposals will be discussed and debated well into the future.

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Updated February 6, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotech Center Hands Out $377,760 in Research, Teaching Grants

Biotech Center issues grants Education Enhancement Grants are designed to increase biotech research, education across state.

February 2, 2007

Premium Lock Researchers Reduce ‘Mad Cow’ Threat in Blood

Blood work UniversityTech: NCSU scientists work with team that develops beads made of resin which capture Mad Cow Disease agent in blood.

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