Duke University has named the quadrangle at the Pratt School of Engineering for alumnus Thomas E. Harrington, pictured, and Susan C. Harrington.

March 15, 2018

Duke Names Engineering Quadrangle in Honor of Thomas and Susan Harrington

The central quadrangle at the Pratt School of Engineering has been named the “Harrington Engineering Quadrangle” in honor of Thomas E. Harrington E’66 and Susan C. Harrington

Inaugural Baquerizo Innovation Grant winners - Zephyr Mobility and OptiML

March 13, 2018

Inaugural Baquerizo Innovation Grant Recipients Named

Student inventors of devices to safely move hospital patients and to diagnose eye diseases won the first BIG grants – a $20,000 program that supports Duke Engineering undergraduate entrepreneurship

Duke Engineering students stand with their prototype heavy-lifting drone after a test flight for the Ocean Discovery XPRIZE competition.

March 07, 2018

Duke Students Advance to Finals in $7 Million Ocean Discovery XPRIZE Competition

After years of work from hundreds of students, the Duke Ocean XPRIZE team has qualified for the final round of competition aimed at autonomously mapping the ocean floor

Rico Friedrich

February 27, 2018

Rico Friedrich Receives Feodor Lynen Research Fellowship

Prestigious German award will support work in computing the formation of new semiconductor and insulator materials

Conceptual art of new Duke Engineering building

February 27, 2018

Duke to Construct New Building to Advance Engineering Education and Research

150,000-square-foot building will house new education, research and entrepreneurship initiatives at the Pratt School of Engineering

Ken Hall

February 27, 2018

Kenneth C. Hall Wins 2018 AIAA Aerodynamics Award

Award honors novel contributions to the modeling of unsteady aerodynamic flows in turbomachinery and flight vehicles

Andrew Mang

February 23, 2018

Alumni Profile: Andrew Mang

Andrew Mang is developing a startup of his own to offer a one-stop resource for any project’s water needs in Uganda and Rwanda.

Guglielmo Scovazzi, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering

February 22, 2018

Scovazzi Named Kavli Fellow by the US Academy of Sciences

Kavli fellows are selected for their outstanding research contributions under the age of 45


February 21, 2018

Duke Focus Program Introduces Global Energy Topic

Program is designed with the first-year engineering curriculum in mind but hopes to attract students campus-wide

Missy Cummings at the Davos forum

January 29, 2018

Missy Cummings, Talking Artificial Intelligence at Davos

Global thought leader on drones and artificial intelligence returns to forum for presentation