Research and Grants Archives

May 13, 2024
  • Ken Buday

Summer of Research

Three students from East Carolina University’s Department of Engineering have received fellowships through the Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program (NREIP) and will be spending the summer working at the Naval...

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...

Mar 14, 2024
  • Ken Buday

Jumping In

Camouflage green or brown may be the uniform of the day for Army personnel. But East Carolina University purple and gold matches it perfectly. Students and faculty in the College...

Jan 25, 2024
  • Ken Buday


Some people see objects when they look up at the clouds. Sophie Arruza sees a research project. The sophomore engineering student at East Carolina University is looking into the effect...

Nov 30, 2023
  • Ken Buday


Two East Carolina University professors are helping the N.C. Department of Transportation (NCDOT) prepare for the future as part of the University Transportation Center of Excellence. Dr. Amin K. Akhnoukh,...

Nov 06, 2023
  • Ken Buday


Dr. Carol Massarra had to act fast. And in a matter of only hours, the assistant professor and graduate program director for the East Carolina University Department of Construction Management...

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...

Oct 09, 2023
  • Ken Buday


East Carolina University engineering student Ariel Lineberger says the key to award-winning research starts with a simple question. “For students who want to be involved in research, always ask the...

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 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...