April 14, 2021 | Duke Engineering

Self-Assembling Nanofibers Prevent Damage from Inflammation

Nanomaterials strategically activate the immune system to fight inflammation as effectively as current standard therapeutics

April 07, 2021 | Duke Engineering

Ultrasensitive, Rapid Diagnostic Detects Ebola Earlier Than Gold Standard Test

Portable platform detects early biomarkers of the Ebola virus faster than PCR, the current industry standard

Hengming Li and Gianna Tutoni of Duke University

April 05, 2021

Li and Tutoni Win NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Hengming Li and Gianna Tutoni are among 18 PhD students at Duke who won National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships

April 01, 2021 | Duke Graduate School

Franklin Wins Dean's Award for Excellence in Mentoring

Aaron Franklin, the Addy Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Chemistry, is honored for his eagerness to foster academic and professional growth within his lab

A woman standing in a laboratory

April 01, 2021 | Duke Engineering

Designing the Future of Medical Technologies

Xiaoyue Ni is pushing her field into the future using smart materials and wearable devices

March 25, 2021 | Duke Engineering

Soft Robotic Dragonfly Signals Environmental Disruptions

Electronics-free DraBot uses air pressure, microarchitectures and self-healing hydrogels to watch for changes in pH, temperature and oil

David Beratan, Duke University Department of Chemistry

March 15, 2021

Beratan Wins Cozzarelli Prize

Duke chemist David Beratan and colleagues have won the 2020 Cozzarelli Prize for Physical and Mathematical Sciences awarded by the National Academy of Sciences

March 15, 2021 | Duke Engineering

Twisting, Flexible Crystals Key to Solar Energy Production

Researchers show how shapes and movements of halide perovskites create desirable renewable energy properties

A series of different colored panels each representing pulling a different piece of data from light

March 10, 2021 | Duke Engineering

Capturing All of Light’s Data in One Snapshot

Duke engineers to lead $7.5 million Department of Defense project to create a “super camera” that can capture and process a wide range of light’s properties

Several people walking through a scanning device consisting of small walls

March 08, 2021 | Duke Engineering

Duke AI Security Screening Start-up Goes Public Via SPAC Deal

Startup based on Duke security scanning technology will go public in a deal that values the company at about $1.7 billion

Tatiana Segura, left, and Xiaoyue Ni, right, of Duke University

March 05, 2021 | Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Spotlighting Innovative Duke Women for #InternationalWomensDay 2021

Tatiana Segura (BME) and Xiaoyue Ni (MEMS) are featured among 27 women innovators for International Women's Day 2021

February 26, 2021 | Duke Engineering

Writing New Recipes for High-Performance Materials

Duke materials scientists and engineers deploy AI and other digital tools to accelerate development of new materials to harvest energy, heal the body and more

February 24, 2021 | Duke Engineering

Strengthened by Chaos, New Super-Hard Materials Will Stir Steel Together

A US Department of Defense project led by Duke will create AI tools to design recipes for new materials tailored to super-hard, high-temperature applications

Adrienne Stiff-Roberts

February 18, 2021 | Duke Engineering

The Intersection of Electrical Engineering and Materials Design

A Q with professor Adrienne Stiff-Roberts about Duke ECE's Nanoelectronic Materials and Devices research

February 16, 2021 | Duke Engineering

Why Virtual Conferences Are Here to Stay

As Duke community members gain experience with virtual conferences, learn why they feel they’re here to stay