CSE3 Archives

Apr 22, 2024
  • Ken Buday

Green Heat

While running a natural gas furnace will warm you up on a cold night, it also can warm the earth with greenhouse gas emissions. East Carolina University’s Behzad Zeinolabedini would...

Apr 02, 2024
  • Ken Buday

Ray of Energy

East Carolina University mechanical engineering graduate student Emre Bal puts his career goals simply. “I want to apply my knowledge to real-life problems and save more energy, save forests and...

Oct 18, 2023
  • Ken Buday


One person’s trash is another, well, is everybody’s problem. East Carolina University’s Center for Sustainable Energy and Environmental Engineering (CSE3) recognizes that and aims to help companies and manufacturers reduce...

Sep 18, 2023
  • Ken Buday


At a large manufacturing plant outside the small town of Tarboro, East Carolina University student Behzad Zeinolabedini looks toward the ceiling. Amid the spooling strands of copper wire that will...

Jul 31, 2023
  • Ken Buday


Amid all the wires, panels and connectors, Liliana Sherman had the best piece of equipment possible as she worked on a solar energy experiment inside a lab at East Carolina...

Jul 26, 2023
  • Ken Buday


It seems entirely appropriate that engineering graduate student Kenneth Weddle will soon be leaving East Carolina University for a job in Arizona. You see, he’s been dealing with heat for...

May 11, 2023
  • Jules Norwood
  • Ken Buday


Two multi-institutional teams involving East Carolina University faculty members have been awarded $1 million each from the U.S. National Science Foundation’s Regional Innovation Engines, or NSF Engines, program to create economic, societal and technological...

Jan 31, 2023
  • Ken Buday


Dr. Tarek Abdel-Salam, engineering professor and associate dean for research in the East Carolina University College of Engineering and Technology, has been elected as an American Institute of Aeronautics and...

Feb 07, 2022
  • Kenneth Buday

ECU professor receives award from SAE International

An engineering professor and associate dean for research at East Carolina University has received a prestigious award from SAE International, a global association of professionals in the aerospace, automotive and...

Jul 28, 2021
  • Kenneth Buday

ECU chancellor Philip Rogers visits

Dr. Philip Rogers kicked off his fifth month as chancellor of East Carolina University with what he called one of his favorite things — talking with staff and faculty about...