Pushing the Envelope
MAE has a strong history of commitment to innovative research and encourages active collaboration in cross-disciplinary activities. The department partners with industry and government to conduct research at the cutting edge of science and technology.
Research Labs and Facilities — where the magic happens
View a full list of MAE lab equipment and capabilities.
Seminars — Join colleagues and students to hear about new research.
Seminar-Nonlinear dispersive wave motion in continuous and atomistic metamaterials: Insights into extreme dynamics
Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)
North Carolina State University hosts a 9-week summer research program for outstanding rising junior and senior undergraduate students. We offer research experiences to work on topics related to composite materials subjected to extreme environments. In this program, undergraduates from other institutions work with faculty mentors and graduate students representing a variety of exciting research areas. The faculty team is multidisciplinary from different departments in the college of engineering and college of textiles.
Learn more about this undergraduate research opportunity.
Our expertise is diverse — four core areas of research: