Ken Buday Archives

Jul 16, 2024
  • Ken Buday

Tomorrow’s Technologists

In a world where robots constructed from cardboard boxes battle for ultimate supremacy, Jordan Elliott surmised that his came out on top. “They double-teamed me at the end, but I...

Jul 08, 2024
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Summer Sounds

A summer along the North Carolina coast sounded too good to pass up for eight East Carolina University engineering students conducting field work for a research project on near-shore atmospheric...

Jun 27, 2024
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Cyber Camp

Dr. Te-Shun Chou explained to the class the ease at which hackers can obtain computer passwords. The class — consisting of a dozen high school teachers — sat in silence,...

May 13, 2024
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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...

May 04, 2024
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A Strong Force

More than 500 graduates of East Carolina University’s College of Engineering and Technology heard their names, crossed a stage and celebrated like they had just destroyed the Death Star during...

Apr 29, 2024
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Connecting the Universe

The moon may be nearly 240,000 miles from Earth, but it’s a lot closer in Greenville thanks to the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences and some East Carolina University technology...

Apr 22, 2024
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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 10, 2024
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Summit Success

Rather than driving 90 miles to Raleigh for a technology and business conference, students at East Carolina University decided to create their own. The Technology Summit in March featured 18...

Apr 02, 2024
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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 22, 2024
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Place in the World

What began as a way to gain some real-world experience ended with a third-place finish in an international competition for a group of East Carolina University students. A team from...