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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

October 23, 2012

Droplet Response to Electric Voltage In Solids Exposed

Duke engineers said this may explain why electrical power line materials fail and cause blackouts

October 15, 2012

New Mechanism For Antibiotic Tolerance Found

Researchers in the You lab defined a new mechanism for one of main reasons why antibiotics lost their ability to kill bacteria.

October 09, 2012

Duke BME Student Profile: Cameron Kim

Working to reprogram cells

October 09, 2012

Global Climate Patterns: Not So Complex to Predict?

Duke's Adrian Bejan believes he has developed a simpler way to predict the Earth’s climate patterns

October 01, 2012

Duke-Blue Light Controls Gene Expression

The approach could improve the ability of researchers and physicians to control how genes give instructions to living cells

January 15, 2009

Next Generation Cloaking Device Demonstrated

Duke engineers have produced a device with a broad frequency bandwidth

December 01, 2006

Invisibility Cloak Lands Duke Engineers on ‘Scientific American 50′

Two researchers at Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering have been named to the "Scientific American 50" for their work on developing an "invisibility cloak."

October 19, 2006

First Demonstration of a Working Invisibility Cloak

A team led by scientists at Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering has demonstrated the first working "invisibility cloak." The cloak deflects microwave beams so they flow around a "hidden" object inside with little distortion, making it appear almost as if nothing were there at all.

Marie Foote Reel, left, and Muriel Theodorsen Williams, members of the Class of 1946.

December 01, 1986

Duke's First Women Engineers Remembered

In 1986, a student profiled the first two female graduates of Duke's College of Engineering

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