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A look at the cellular difference between brain cells involved in a severe concussion (left) versus a minor concussion (right).

May 19, 2017

Duke Joins $9.25M Project to Understand Concussion and Improve Recovery

Project focuses on the underlying cellular mechanisms of concussion

BME Postdoctoral Fellow Isaac Hilton

May 22, 2017

BME Postdoc Awarded Competitive CPRIT Grant for Cancer Research

As part of the CPRIT program, BME's Isaac Hilton will work at Rice University where he will receive funding to study innovative cancer research.

Pratt School of Engineering graduates celebrate after earning their degrees.

May 19, 2017

Oh the Places Grads Go

New Duke BME Graduates Enter the Workforce

Guglielmo Scovazzi accepts the 2017 Alumnus of the Year award from Politecnico di Torino

May 18, 2017

Scovazzi Named 2017 Alumnus of the Year by Politecnico di Torino

The ceremony took place on Sunday May 14, in the Aula Magna of Politecnico

computer chip

May 18, 2017

Chakrabarty Wins 2017 IEEE Circuits and Systems Society Technical Achievement Award

Computer engineering innovator recognized for work in lab-on-a-chip design automation, 3-D integrated circuits and wireless sensor networks

Students head out to quantify the contribution of emissions from trash burning to the overall air pollution

May 17, 2017

The Impact of Trash Burning on Air Quality

The Indian Institute of Technology - Gandhinagar teams up with Duke to investigate health implications of common roadside fires in urban India

A schematic of how TdT builds precise single strands of DNA

May 16, 2017

Oddball Enzyme Provides Easy Path to Synthetic Biomaterials

New recipe uses overlooked DNA builder to simplify production of synthetic biomaterials

Geoffrey Ginsburg, director of MEDx, stands to the left of MEDx co-director Ken Gall, chair of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

May 15, 2017

MEDx: An Engine for Collaboration and Innovation

New initiative sparks and supports partnerships between Medicine + Engineering at Duke

Duke University Class of 2017

May 14, 2017

Duke Engineering Celebrates Class of 2017

Dean Ravi V. Bellamkonda and the Pratt faculty awarded more than 500 degrees to undergraduate and graduate engineering students of the Class of 2017.

hands holding 3D printed metal pieces

May 12, 2017

A 3D Manufacturing Revolution: From Dreams to Reality

Duke Engineering becomes one of the first places in the nation to host a new production 3D titanium metal printer

The beta prototype toilet system installed at the Center for Environmental Planning and Technology (CEPT) University in Ahmedabad, India

May 11, 2017

Engineering the Toilet

Toilet technology has been stigmatized by American culture for decades, but not at Duke. Materials scientist Jeffrey T. Glass, professor of electrical and computer engineering, and Brian Stoner, Research Triangle Institute (RTI) distinguished research fellow and Duke adjunct professor, are [...]

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