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Latest News

Date Published: 
June 21, 2016

In a spring semester trip to Japan, Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Science Associate Professor Ahmed El-Ghannam collaborated with Japanese colleagues about their research in the fields of biomaterials and biomedical devices. Photos from his experience are below.

SOS helping EPIC students put theory to practice

Date Published: 
June 15, 2016

Carolinas group calls for major changes the electric power model

Date Published: 
June 9, 2016
A Carolinas utility trade association is calling for fundamental changes in the industry. The N.C. Utility of the Future Steering Team issued its report after two years of work saying it’s “time to evolve” to allow for such things as customers selling privately generated electricity to the grid.

A practical, sustainable way forward on coal ash

Date Published: 
June 4, 2016
There is an easier and more practical way to handle over 100 million toans of coal ash stored in unlined basins in North Carolina