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August 10, 2022

Duke-led Center Seeks to Examine and Engineer the Microbial Communities of Indoor Spaces

New $26 million center will work to understand and engineer the microbiomes in our homes, workspaces and other built environments

March 01, 2013

Reichert Named as Inaugural Recipient of Kaganov Professorship

Duke University’s Pratt School of Engineering has named William M. “Monty” Reichert the inaugural Alan L. Kaganov Professor of Biomedical Engineering.

February 27, 2013

Silver Nanoparticles May Adversely Affect Environment

These preliminary findings are important because little is known about the environmental effects of these nanoparticles

February 13, 2013

Needham Honored by Danish National Research Foundation

A Niels Bohr Professor

February 07, 2013

Duke Biomedical Engineer Kam Leong Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Leong was cited for contributions to engineered drug delivery and non-viral mediated gene delivery

February 05, 2013

Recreating Natural Complex Gene Regulation

Duke University bioengineers have created a system they believe can benefit gene therapy research and the burgeoning field of synthetic biology

January 31, 2013

Novel Materials Shake Ship Scum

Ships may soon be able to shed the unwanted accumulation of bacteria and other marine growth with the flick of a switch.

January 29, 2013

Duke's Slow-Release "Jelly" is a Novel Drug Deliverer

May overcome major hurdles facing a promising new class of peptide drugs to treat diabetes and cancer

January 23, 2013

Controlled Crumpling Key to Artificial Muscle

Duke engineer Xuanhe Zhao on the challenge of controlling graphene

January 22, 2013

Daubechies Wins BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award

Daubechies is a professor in electrical and computer engineering at Duke

January 18, 2013

Novel Sensor Provides Bigger Picture

Duke engineers created a unique metamaterial to image scenes using fewer components than conventional detectors