Research and Discovery
NCSU's Golden LEAF Biomanufacturing Training and Education Center offers opportunities to develop skilled professionals for the biomanufacturing industry.

Research at the University of North Carolina (UNC) is as diverse and relevant as each of our 17 constituent institutions.  From education policy to biotechnology, our faculty, staff and students are advancing knowledge, technology development, and community growth through cutting edge research and discovery in world class facilities.

President's Report

UNC has topped $1 billion in research and
sponsored programs since 2004.

Research and Sponsored Programs Report
to the President 

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009

Research and Sponsored Programs Report
to the President: Memos 
2009

Picture This: UNC System Research

Yeqian Ge photo from NC State College of Textiles

Yeqian Ge, a student in NC State University's College of Textiles, submitted the photo above showing novel electrode materials for energy storage. A finalist for the 2014 Picture This: UNC Research Photo Contest, Ge's research aims to develop high energy and high safety batteries, playing an important role in the development of high-performance electronic vehicles and the storage of renewable energy sources.