News Archive for Grad Student

A dashboard view from a vehicle taking measurements of certain types of pollutants during rush hour in Atlanta

July 21, 2017

Rush Hour Pollution May Be More Dangerous Than You Think

In-car measurements of pollutants that cause oxidative stress found exposure levels for drivers to be twice as high as previously believed.

The three founders of Encapsio. From left to right - Wyatt Shields, Nick Kirby, and Wes Day

June 19, 2017

From Entrepreneurs to Encapsio

A Q&A with Three Duke Entrepreneurs Marrying Technology with Business

Zhiqin Huang / Los Alamos National Laboratory

May 31, 2017

ECE Student Shares Insights from a Semester at Los Alamos National Laboratory

Zhiqin Huang received a grant to spend time at the Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies at the renowned lab in New Mexico.

A prototype of the speculum-free “pocket colposcope” being developed by Duke University produces images on a smart phone or laptop and can make cervical cancer screening more accessible to women living in low-resource areas.

May 31, 2017

New Tech Promises Easier Cervical Cancer Screening

“Pocket colposcope” removes need for speculum, may enable self-screening

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.

CEE Professor Mark Borsuk

May 09, 2017

Designing for Extremes: CEE Program Challenges Students to Plan for the Unexpected

A new program in risk and resilience considers how changes to our interconnected world can affect engineered systems.

3D printed metamaterial illustration

May 04, 2017

3-D Printers Open New Design Space for Wireless Devices

Conductive filaments and 3-D printers allow quick construction of electromagnetic metamaterials

Jure Sokolic

April 28, 2017

From London with Machine Learning

Duke’s 2016-17 Vest Scholar, Jure Sokolic, works on the global Grand Challenge of engineering new tools for scientific discovery

mahato winners

April 21, 2017

Liver Cells Take First Place in 7th Annual Mahato Memorial Image Contest

The 7th Annual "Envisioning the Invisible" Mahato Memorial Photo Contest brought together the graduate and professional community at Duke in a wonderful display of their talents and some friendly competition

the robo-nurse, TRINA, in the Duke Robotics Lab

April 19, 2017

Robotics for a New Generation

Faculty-led event invites Duke community and high-school students to learn about rapidly advancing robotics research on campus.

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