The Duke Engineering Experience

We embody engineering excellence through our commitment to interdisciplinary collaborations, converging thought leaders within innovative spaces where groundbreaking solutions to grand challenges are born.

Explore our Programs

We foster resilience and holistic growth of all members of our community through inclusive learning experiences focusedon purpose-driven solutions that benefit society.


Solve hard problems. Have fun doing it.


Master tomorrow’s challenges.


Prepare for a high-impact career.

High-Impact Research

We catalyze brilliant ideas into impactful and equitable solutions through agile partnerships with industry, venture, government and community partners.

Signature Research Areas

  • Data Science, Advanced Computing & Intelligent Systems
  • Materials Discovery & Development
  • Personal, Environmental & Population Health
  • Resilient Systems & the Environment

News from Duke Engineering

Dive into the latest from Duke Engineering: where ambitious discovery fuels societal impact, and our students, faculty and staff continually push the boundaries of what’s possible in the world through insightful engineering.

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11/30Duke Engineering YouTube

Invented at Duke 2023

Invented at Duke 2023 showcased a bustling innovation ecosystem at the university, including several Duke Engineering startups

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11/29Duke Research Blog

Putting Stronger Guardrails Around AI

Executive-in-Residence Lee Tiedrich, an expert in AI law and policy, recently spoke about the new AI executive order and various AI legislative proposals.

Visit Duke Engineering

Duke Engineering packs all the gadgets and amenities of a big land-grant institution into a fun-sized package. When Duke is your home, you stroll through a Gothic architectural wonderland on your way to modern classrooms, laboratories and maker spaces — all within 404,126 square feet across 18 buildings.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Community

At Duke Engineering, we are steadfast in our commitment to cultivating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community. We believe that diverse perspectives drive innovation and that by fostering a sense of belonging for all, we enrich our collective experience and the impact of our work.

Upcoming Events

Join us for a dynamic lineup of upcoming events, where we delve into groundbreaking research, foster collaboration, and celebrate the spirit of innovation. Don’t miss out on these opportunities to connect and be inspired.

Pratt Staff & Faculty Holiday Lunch

Faculty and staff are invited to our annual holiday lunch in the Fitzpatrick Center Atrium – celebrate together with food, music, crafts, a photo booth, and more.

Dec 13 12:00 pm Fitzpatrick CIEMAS Atrium

  • Dec 4

    CEE Seminar Bacterial Longevity

    It is well known that bacteria can survive in a growth-arrested state for long periods of time, on the order of months or even years. How is such longevity possible? […]

    12:00 pm Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side A, room 1464

  • Dec 5

    Assessing Student Learning in Canvas

    This session will cover assessing student learning in Canvas using quizzes, graded discussions, assignment submissions, and the gradebook. Instruction is expected to last 75-90 minutes; any remaining time will be […]

    3:00 pm Virtual

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