Undergraduate research Data & the Duke Engineer 14 new faculty

September 21, 2017

Christine Payne: Investigating Interactions between Cells and Engineered Materials

New faculty member Christine Payne studies the complex ways cells interact with engineered materials, from nanoparticles in the environment to electrically active polymers

Michael Rubinstein joins Duke from UNC

September 21, 2017

Michael Rubinstein: A Collaborative Approach to Soft-Matter Engineering and Science

New faculty member Michael Rubinstein creates polymeric models to bridge scientific disciplines and advance soft-matter research.

prototype device that separates exosomes from whole blood samples

September 18, 2017

Sound Waves Separate Biological Nanoparticles for 'Liquid Biopsies'

Combining acoustic cell-sorting and microfluidic technologies, this device can sift blood samples without having to send them off to a lab

AAEES Kappe Distinguished Lecture Series:Sustaining Water Availability in Rural Communities: Expanding Use of Poor Quality Waters

3:00 pm | Hudson Hall 125

Presenter: Dr. Danny Reible, Texas Tech University, Donovan Maddox Distinguished Engineering Chair

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Triangle Business Journal | September 13, 2017

Duke University AI Startup Secures $10M in First Funder

Featuring Lawrence Carin


Inside Philanthropy | September 13, 2017

The Gates Foundation Is Still Making Grants to Reinvent the Toilet

Featuring Jeff Glass


Interesting Engineering | September 12, 2017

Researchers Use Unexpected Tool in New Cancer Treatments

Featuring Nimmi Ramanujam, David Katz

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