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January 10, 2018

The Atomic Dynamics of Rare Everlasting Electric Fields

Confirming a theoretical model required blasting a sample at 3,000 degrees with neutrons

October 12, 2016

MEDx Reflections: Q&A with Robert E. Fischell, Recipient of the National Medal for Technology and Innovation

One of Duke’s most lauded alumni, Robert E. Fischell E’51, returns to campus for the first MEDx Distinguished Lecture

October 11, 2016

Johann Guilleminot: Accounting for Variabilities That Matter

New faculty member Johann Guilleminot has spent his career accommodating and predicting variability to help experimental models and simulations across disciplines

October 07, 2016

Xin Li: Pushing Integrated Circuits to New Heights and New Frontiers

New faculty member Xin Li works on advanced integrated circuit design and optimization while pushing the technology into new applications

October 06, 2016

Tissue-Patching a Broken Heart

Multi-university consortium nabs $8.6 million to build the world’s first three-dimensional, fully functional heart patch

October 05, 2016

Mikkelsen Named Army Research Office Young Investigator

Maiken H. Mikkelsen, the Nortel Networks Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and assistant professor of physics at Duke University, has won two new highly competitive research awards—the Young Investigator Program award from the Army Research Office (ARO) and a $2 million [...]

October 05, 2016

Brain Surgery May Get a Bit Easier, with Augmented Reality

Doctors do what it takes to save the lives of their patients -- even if it means drilling holes into their skulls and sticking giant needles into their brains. Luckily for those of us with heads, surgeons and engineers at Duke are working to make emergency neurosurgical procedures like this a [...]

October 03, 2016

First E-Fair Showcases Duke Engineering Student Entrepreneurship

More than 25 teams showed off their ventures, ideas and resources Sept. 27 at our first-ever E-Fair—a special event showcasing the continuum from design to entrepreneurship, and the Duke Engineering community’s shared passion for creation! This fun and informative event included demonstrations of [...]

October 01, 2016

Diversity Newslinks: A Talk with Dean Ravi Bellamkonda

This article first appeared in Diversity Newslinks, a publication of the Duke University Office for Institutional Equity. In September, I asked Ravi Bellamkonda to respond to a series of questions to learn more about his passion and vision for diversity as he began his new role as the Vinik Dean of [...]

September 27, 2016

Duke Establishes Biomedical Engineering Partnership with Makerere University

Duke students interested in biomedical engineering (BME) and global health now have a new opportunity to fuse their interests in a collaborative trans-continental partnership. The recently established Duke-Makerere University BME Partnership will connect students and faculty in the BME program at [...]

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September 21, 2016

Making Smart Meters Smarter

Duke engineers seek energy insights by reading a building's electrical signatures

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