Research & Innovation

Nov 19, 2017

College of Natural Resources Researchers Present at Wallenberg Prize Symposium for Young Researchers

Two Forestry and Environmental Resources post-doctoral researchers, Lilian Matallana and Jack Wang, and two doctoral students, José Jimenez and Edwin Lauer, joined 33 other global researchers at the Symposium and Young Researchers’ Poster Session leading up to the Wallenberg Prize presentation in Stockholm, Sweden.

Nov 19, 2017

Research analyzes Pokémon GO student players

Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management researchers discuss their interest in Pokemon Go and it's impact on students.

Nov 18, 2017

What’s a fair price to pay for conserving tropical forests?

Erin Sills, Professor of Forestry and Environmental Resources, examines how opportunity costs vary across households in tropical areas and how that factors into encouraging land users to voluntarily conserve forests.

Nov 17, 2017

Is Wood for Energy Better Than Coal? It’s Complicated.

Carl Alwin Schenck Professor of Forestry at NC State Bob Abt explains the complicated nature of using wood pellets for bioenergy.

Nov 16, 2017

What motivates college students to play Pokémon Go?

Playing Pokémon Go gets students moving, including those who aren't gamers. Public health experts and Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management researchers in the College of Natural Resources say that's a good thing.

Nov 14, 2017

Ghost Forests: More Than Halloween Scenes

Center for Geospatial Analytics doctoral student, Lindsey Smart, discusses the impact of ghost forests on coastal communities.

Nov 11, 2017

Women Faculty’s Research garners support from all university colleges

Dr. Marian McCord discusses her award-winning research and the impact of women in the NC State research community.

Nov 7, 2017

Reciprocal cross-regulation of VND and SND multigene TF families for wood formation in Populus trichocarpa

Forestry and Environmental Resources researchers make breakthroughs in wood formation.

Nov 5, 2017

Rural coastal community resilience: Assessing a framework in eastern North Carolina

Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management researchers assess the impact of sea level rise and climate change on rural coastal communities in North Carolina.

Nov 2, 2017

Awarded for new methods of gene discovery in trees

Dr. Ron Sederoff received the 2017 Marcus Wallenberg Prize for his work in tree genetics from the king of Sweden.