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December 06, 2017

Nine Engineering Faculty Awarded 2018 Intellectual Community Planning Grants

Awards are part of Provost Sally Kornbluth's Together Duke strategic plan to invest in Duke's faculty as scholars and leaders of the university's intellectual communities

MEMS graduate Ivonna Dumanyan with a prototype sensor

November 16, 2017

MEMS Graduates named in Forbes ‘30 Under 30’ Feature

Three graduates from the Pratt School of Engineering were recently named in the annual '30 Under 30' list from Forbes Magazine

This past October, for Family Weekend, undergraduate students and their family members were invited to a dinner at the International House to share with the global community of Duke parents.

November 14, 2017

A Warm Welcome for International Students Arriving on Campus

Although they have different needs, both undergraduate and graduate students receive support to transition from their home countries to their lives as Duke students

Adrian Bejan

November 07, 2017

Bejan Named 2018 Franklin Institute Award Laureate

Awards have recognized accomplishments in science and technology since 1824

November 06, 2017

Munich Internship Offered Hands-On Participation in International Research

Master's student Frank Fang worked on a rotorcraft efficiency study while at Germany's Technical Institute of Munich

Leila Bridgeman

November 01, 2017

Leila Bridgeman: Controlling the Robots of Tomorrow

New faculty member Leila Bridgeman develops the theories underlying the systems that control autonomous machines

The Durham Athletic Park in 1992. From the Wikipedia Commons.

October 13, 2017

Deterring Drones from Ballparks and Botanical Gardens

New grant exploring ways of deterring unwanted drones joins engineers with a AAA baseball stadium and a botanical garden

Black dots mark gold nanoparticles that have been attracted to the surface of pressure-sensitive domes constructed by engineered bacteria.

October 09, 2017

Bacteria Self-Organize to Build Working Sensors

Bacteria with synthetic gene circuit self-assemble into working device

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October 06, 2017

7 Graduate Students Earn External Fellowships

Highly competitive national awards help graduate students conduct research

Emily Shannon and Gabriel Antoniak test the length of the first prototype prosthetic arm while the recipient tries it on during their first trip to Haiti

September 26, 2017

Printing Outside the Borders

Duke Engineering students design and 3D-print a prosthetic arm for a young Haitian boy

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