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September 28, 2022

Hurricane Season

Hurricane season is here. Here’s what you should know about flooding, floodwater contaminants, and those baffling spaghetti models

May 21, 2013

New Method for Producing Clean Hydrogen

Duke University engineers have developed a novel method for producing clean hydrogen, which could prove essential to weaning society off of fossil fuels and their environmental implications.

May 20, 2013

Triangle Universities Establish State-of-the-Art Characterization Facility

Scientists across North Carolina will now be able to probe the mysteries of very tiny particles, polymers, and surfaces for applications ranging from biomedicine to polymer science

May 20, 2013

For Tropical Rainfall, Timing Is Everything

With changes in the global climate, certain regions of the tropics will likely experience growing unpredictability of their seasonal cycles of rain and drought, according to a new analysis by Duke and Princeton University engineers.

May 06, 2013

Duke Engineers Build Living Patch for Damaged Hearts

Duke University biomedical engineers have grown three-dimensional human heart muscle that acts just like natural tissue.

May 06, 2013

Do-It-Yourself Invisibility with 3-D Printing

Duke scientists produced a small invisibility cloak using 3-D printing

May 03, 2013

Alumni Profile: Edmund T. Pratt Jr.

Former chairman and CEO, Pfizer, Inc.

May 01, 2013

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May 01, 2013

Look Forward with a Legacy Gift

It's a great time to consider a charitable bequest to Duke Engineering

April 30, 2013

Sapiro, Knio Named as Edmund T. Pratt, Jr. Professors of Engineering

Two Duke engineering faculty have been named as the inaugural recipients of the Edmund T. Pratt, Jr. Professorships.

April 29, 2013

Cicadas Get a Jump on Cleaning

Duke researchers have figured out one of the mysteries surrounding these bulging red-eyed insects — namely how they keep their wings clean