February 21, 2017

Integrating Simulations of Complex Mechanics Across Campus

Before leaving the White House in early January 2017, President Obama named Guglielmo Scovazzi, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering (CEE) and mechanical engineering and materials science (MEMS) at Duke University, as a recipient of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE). This award is highest honor bestowed by the United States government to science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their independent research [...]

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October 16, 1996

Lewis Campbell

Being the president of a major engineering corporation is the dream of many aspiring engineers. Mr. Lewis Campbell was no exception to this rule as he progressed through his undergraduate years in the School of Engineering at Duke University. It was through the same hallowed halls of “Old Red,” [...]

October 16, 1993

Alumni Profile: Robert E. Fischell

Originally published in DukEngineer, the student-written magazine of the Pratt School of Engineering.What do you call a man who provides advice to the federal government, is chairman of the boards of directors of two companies, has 49 technical publications to his name, and holds 50 U.S. patents on [...]

October 16, 1989

Gary Dickinson

Graduation Year: 1960Degree(s) at Duke: Bachelor of ScienceMajor/Program: Mechanical EngineeringCareer Highlights: Vice President and Group Executive for the Technical Staffs Group, General MotorsEngineers have traditionally held a reputation for their analytical abilities, [...]