Check out the latest media coverage of Duke engineering research and education.
Triangle Business Journal | September 13, 2017
Featuring Lawrence Carin
Unicorn ML, the brainchild of Lawrence Carin, has raised $10 million in equity.
Inside Philanthropy | September 13, 2017
Featuring Jeff Glass
In 2011, the Gates Foundation launched the Reinvent the Toilet Challenge, which now includes two grants totaling $10.7 million to implement phase three of Duke's Reinvent the Toilet project.
Interesting Engineering | September 12, 2017
Featuring Nimmi Ramanujam, David Katz
Nimmi Ramanujam and David Katz get a 100 percent cure rate in mice when using an ethenol-based gel injected directly into tumors.
The Washington Post | August 24, 2017
Featuring Rachel Lance
Rachel Lance, a recent BME PhD graduate, says she knows what doomed the first submarine to ever sink an enemy ship, the H.L. Hunley...it's own weapon.
NPR Weekend Edition Sunday | August 22, 2017
Featuring Mike Bergin
CEE Professor Michael Bergin appeared on NPR stations across the nation last weekend to talk about how India's pollution problems and changing climate will affect their ambitious goal of generating 100 gigawatts of solar energy by 2022.
The Engineer | August 14, 2017
Featuring Ashutosh Chilkoti
Ashutosh Chilkoti has created a portable diagnostic tool that detects disease markers as accurately as the current gold standard, while cutting the waiting time for results to 15 minutes.
National Post | July 31, 2017
Featuring Henry Petroski
Henry Petroski helps recount this history of the toothpick and how a new luxury brand is actually returning to the original roots of the now-humble tool.
GeekWire | July 31, 2017
Featuring Kris Hauser
Kris Hauser leads a team of Duke students and researchers to the 2017 Amazon Robotics Challenge in Nagoya, Japan
The Wall Street Journal | July 27, 2017
Featuring Jungsang Kim
Quantum computing startup company IonQ announces completion of a $20 million series B round led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and GV (formerly Google Ventures), with participation from new strategic investors.
The New York Times | July 27, 2017
Featuring Chuan-Hua Chen
Chuan-Hua Chen reveals the detailed physics of how fungi spores launch themselves in the correct direction using water droplets.