News and Features
Mathematics research reveals that the shape of a pipe dramatically affects how pollutants and other chemicals will spread
Results from mathematicians in the College of Arts and Sciences have major implications for drug delivery and managing pollutants spilled in waterways.
A team led by the California Institute of Technology has been selected to transform the venerable 2.1-meter telescope at Kitt Peak National Observatory into the first dedicated adaptive optics (AO) observatory for astronomy. Nicholas Law in UNC’s College of Arts and Sciences is part of that team.
Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute has created a second endowment at UNC-Chapel Hill, bringing its total gifts to $1 million in support of the university’s growing Persian studies program.
Scientists from the UNC/NC State joint biomedical engineering department are creating a new kind of research tool that will be nearly indistinguishable from the human gastrointestinal tract.
Shenggen Fan will lead the public forum “Ending Hunger by 2025” at 12:15 p.m. on Oct. 23 in the Nelson Mandela Auditorium in the FedEx Global Education Center.
Chancellor Carol L. Folt will deliver a keynote address on UNC-Chapel Hill’s rich history as the nation’s first public university and its bright future as a top, global, public research institution at University Day on Oct. 12.
Danny Bowman, a Ph.D. candidate in geological sciences in UNC’s College of Arts and Sciences, launches payloads 20 miles into the sky on board NASA Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility balloons.