You are here


a wide field of mud with puddles throughout Featured

June 06, 2023

The Problems With Coal Ash Start Smaller Than Anyone Thought

How well toxic elements leach out of coal ash depends on the ash’s nanoscale composition

a male and female student laugh together in a sound recording booth

May 26, 2023

Behind the Scenes of Pratt’s Hottest Podcast

When a small group of students launched “This Engineering Life,” they had no idea the show would still be going strong five seasons later

Judy Ledlee

May 24, 2023

Judy Ledlee, a Rising Star in Green Tech, to Lead Duke’s New Design Climate Program

Program aims to combat the climate crisis by deploying interdisciplinary, faculty-mentored student teams to devise solutions for a rapidly warming planet

a light blue maze of shapes intersecting with one another with orange dots scattered throughout

May 22, 2023

Flexing Crystalline Structures Provide Path to a Solid Energy Future

Machine learning approach opens insights into an entire class of materials being pursued for solid-state batteries

a person grabbing their lower leg that is glowing red

May 22, 2023 | Duke Health

Biologic Used by Athletes Could Also Ease Nerve Pain from Chemo, Diabetes

Autologous conditioned serum (ACS) -- a biologic therapy that famous athletes swear by to treat arthritis and sports injuries -- also shows benefit for the kind of neurological pain caused by chemotherapy or diabetes

A whale observed from above in the act of bubble net feeding

May 19, 2023

Drones on Boats

How Duke’s MaRRS Lab is innovating marine conservation research

a target board with arrows stuck in everywhere but the bullseye

May 18, 2023

Perfection: The Enemy of Evolution

Freedom to miss the optimal mark opens a wide range of new designs over time

two women talk to a student next to a cardboard structure

May 17, 2023

Lessons Learned from Feeding Lemurs Extend Beyond Duke

Modeled after Duke Engineering’s First-Year Design program, Duke’s arm of Engineering for US All is working with students at Oxford Preparatory School

Roarke Horstmeyer

May 17, 2023

Horstmeyer Receives NSF CAREER Award to Develop Hardware and Software for Fast, High-Definition, 3D Microscopes

Competitive, five-year grant will help Roarke Horstmeyer develop new computational microscopes capable of capturing and processing large-volume, high speed videos for biological studies

a crowded conference room with a speaker standing between two screens

May 15, 2023

Sparking Imaginative Discussions to Fight Climate Change with Materials Science

The inaugural Duke Materials Initiative Symposium on Sustainable Energy Solutions for Climate Change set a high bar for the new event series

Duke Class of 2023

May 15, 2023

Duke Engineering Celebrates the Class of 2023

On Sunday, May 14, 2023, Duke Engineering celebrated more than 1,100 graduates from its various programs