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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

Jason Liu, Faris Albarghouthi, Jay Gupta and Manav Avlani (not pictured) won first prize at the 2017 HackDuke competition

October 31, 2017

BME Team Takes First Place at HackDuke

Jason Liu, Jay Gupta, Faris Albarghouthi and Manav Avlani won first prize for creating software to pair with a diagnostic tool

Duke 3D ultrasound device

October 31, 2017

The $10 Ultrasound Upgrade

Clip-on device featuring a $10 microchip gives standard 2-D ultrasound machines 3-D imaging capabilities

Iman Marvian

October 26, 2017

Iman Marvian: Harnessing Quantum Mechanics for Tomorrow’s Technologies

New faculty member Iman Marvian applies quantum information theory to fields from computing to condensed matter physics

Duke alumnus Eddy Cue discussed his career at Apple and advised students in a program designed to attract more women into technology fields. Photo by Duke Photography

October 25, 2017

Duke Alumnus, Apple Innovator Eddy Cue Helps Promote DTech Program

Duke expands effort to inspire more women to enter computer science and electrical engineering

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October 25, 2017

Duke University Joins the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research

Consortium of more than 100 universities supports atmospheric and related Earth system sciences

Manolis Veveakis

October 24, 2017

Manolis Veveakis: Cracking Geophysical Enigmas Worldwide

New faculty member Manolis Veveakis studies the physics of the deep underground to find better ways to predict earthquakes, stabilize mines, safely dispose of nuclear waste and more

Roarke Horstmeyer

October 23, 2017

Roarke Horstmeyer: Visualizing New Biomedical Imaging Tools and Techniques

New faculty member Roarke Horstmeyer explores new imaging techniques to uncover new information about biological systems

At our 1st Annual Invented at Duke Celebration, Professor Ravi Bellamkonda, Dean of the Pratt School of Engineering chats with a Duke Alumni and a member of the local community about inventions, innovation, and entrepreneurship. Photo by Jared Lazarus/Duke Photography

October 20, 2017

Duke Celebrates Innovation and Entrepreneurship at First Annual Invented at Duke Celebration

“Commercialization turns discovery into invention, enabling Duke researchers to fulfill our institution’s mission of bringing knowledge to bear in service to society.” –President Price

Chris Lam (second from left, back row) with the medical staff at Family Health Ministries at the Blanchard Clinic in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti, one of his clinical collaborator sites.

October 18, 2017

Chris Lam Brings Engineering Expertise to Global Health

The BME PhD student and DGHI doctoral scholar has a passion for engineering medical devices to influence global health outcomes

Duke and Makerere BME students during the Spring Break trip to Uganda earlier this year.

October 17, 2017

Building Biomedical Engineering Capacity through Educational Partnerships

In an editorial in the Annals of Biomedical Engineering, researchers discuss the value of international education partnerships

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