DMI News

Filtered Results

Abstract background hexagonal structure. Image concept of technology to use as background.
Major Soft Matter Conference Makes Its Way to North Carolina This Summer
5/1 Pratt School of Engineering

Major Soft Matter Conference Makes Its Way to North Carolina This Summer

The 8th International Soft Matter Conference (ISMC) will be held in the Raleigh Convention Center this summer, marking the first time in the conference’s history that it will be held in the Americas. Duke’s Soft Matter Day, the Triangle Soft Matter Workshop, and the Young Investigator Workshop round out a year focused on elevating materials science.

SMIF researcher working with a microscope
SMIF Continues Taking Materials Research to the Next Level
2/29 Pratt School of Engineering

SMIF Continues Taking Materials Research to the Next Level

Duke’s Shared Materials Instrumentation Facility (SMIF) has fostered regional and national collaboration in materials research for over 25 years.

Graduate student Akash Singh working in a lab
Curiosity Drives Grade School Dropout to Solar Materials Discovery
2/19 Pratt School of Engineering

Curiosity Drives Grade School Dropout to Solar Materials Discovery

Akash Singh earned a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from the Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur. His current focus is on developing design rules to transform crystalline metal-halide perovskite semiconductors.

collage of chemical structures, a diagram, and four headshots
Scientists Funded to Teach Computers How to Develop Solar Materials
9/25/23 University of Colorado Boulder

Scientists Funded to Teach Computers How to Develop Solar Materials

David Mitzi joins a collaboration to accelerate the discovery of the structure-property relationships that underpin the hybrid organic inorganic structures of metal-halide perovskites

Illustration of positive charge carriers within a class of materials called perovskites
Growing Triple-Decker Hybrid Crystals for Lasers
8/31/23 Pratt School of Engineering

Growing Triple-Decker Hybrid Crystals for Lasers

Collaboration between Duke and Purdue explores the fabrication and optoelectric characterization of multilayered perovskites