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January 19, 2023

Crushing Cylinders in the Name of Science

Sophomore Sage Cooley gets manuscript accepted in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London by buckling hundreds of 3D-printed cylinders

August 03, 2015

Acquisition of Spin-Out Company Bioptigen to Bring Duke Imaging Technology to New Markets

In June 2015, microscopy and imaging systems company Leica Microsystems acquired Bioptigen, Inc., a company born from Duke Engineering.

July 29, 2015

Shop Managers Nationwide Gather to Focus on Student Safety

Duke hosts the first ever Student Machine Shop Manager Conference to facilitate networking and talking about best practices

July 27, 2015

Superfast Fluorescence Sets New Speed Record

Plasmonic device has speed and efficiency to serve optical computers

July 15, 2015

Engineering a New Curriculum in Uganda

As the inaugural class of one of Sub-Saharan Africa’s first biomedical engineering (BME) programs celebrated its graduation in Kampala, Uganda this May, Duke professor William "Monty" Reichert cheered their success from Durham.

July 13, 2015

Chemotherapeutic Coatings Enhance Tumor-Frying Nanoparticles

Researchers at Duke University have devised a heat-induced nanoparticle drug delivery system to add firepower to a treatment already in clinical trials

July 10, 2015

Harnessing Supercomputers for Computational Materials Science

A new grant for more than $1.8 million will help materials scientists complete time-intensive quantum mechanical calculations by connecting multiple computational libraries

June 30, 2015

Beyond Engineering: Inventing Biomedical Prototypes

Students in Duke University’s Biomedical Device Innovation course series face engineering, marketing and business challenges while designing tools to fill clinical needs

June 29, 2015

Duke to Offer Free Online Data-Analysis Courses Through Coursera

Launching this fall, “Specialization in Data Analytics for Business” will help everyday professionals make the most of Big Data

June 26, 2015

Kenneth Hall Named Editor of ASME Journal of Turbomachinery

The journal publishes the best technical papers worldwide that advance the state-of-the-art of turbomachinery technology related to gas turbine engines.

June 24, 2015

MRI Technology Reveals Deep Brain Pathways in Unprecedented Detail

A Duke MD-PhD student improves brain imaging resolution 1000 times over, which could lead to better treatment of tremors and other neurological disorders