September 27, 2016
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 establishedDuke-Makerere University BME Partnership will connect students and faculty in the BME program at [...]
September 20, 2016
Ana Barros, the James L. Meriam Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Duke University, has been elected a Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). The honor is bestowed on less than 3.5 percent of the society’s members and serves to recognize engineers who have made [...]
September 16, 2016
Researchers have devised a method for computers to autonomously and quickly diagnose malaria with clinically relevant accuracy.
September 14, 2016
New "Duke-In" program provides a study abroad option for engineering students that also counts toward graduation course requirements
September 12, 2016
Duke’s Data+ program explores the connection between type 2 diabetes and pancreatic cancer in the Duke electronic medical record
September 06, 2016
Five teams of biomedical engineers and clinicians have received one-year grants for research through the 2016 Coulter-Duke Translational Partnership. This year’s recipients are developing devices that range from a robotic surgical assist device for improving corneal transplant to a point-of-care [...]
August 29, 2016
Duke students and researchers are using deep learning to autonomously spot solar panels from the sky
August 23, 2016
Engineering student Vinay Nagaraj uses his experience hacking cochlear implants to land an internship designing wearables to improve children’s language skills.
August 15, 2016
How can a drone get from one place to another in a forest, without colliding with any trees? How can a robot pick up a bolt and insert it into a casing, without smashing into any of the other moving objects in a crowded factory? Our ability to find a solution to this problem – which is called [...]
August 11, 2016
Researchers use CRISPR to turn connective tissue directly into neuronal cells with better results than previous methods.