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September 17, 2019

Designing and 3D-Printing a Better Brace

Duke Engineering senior Anuj Thakkar and mechanical engineer/teaching assistant Atanaz Bohlooli design, modify and test a 3D-printed cast for Anuj's wrist

Duke engineering students participate in a session of Thrive (EGR 79S) with instructor David Pittman (center).

September 16, 2019

Finding Purpose and Meaning in the First Year—and Beyond

For 50 first-year engineering students, a new course offers strategies and a supportive network to help them flourish in college and life.

Class of 2023 A. James Clark Scholars at Duke

September 12, 2019

Class of 2023 A. James Clark Scholars Arrive at Duke

Ten engineering students from seven states were selected for competitive scholarship program focused on leadership, service and entrepreneurship

MEMS/MatSci Seminar: Nanostructure-Forming Polymers for Sustainability and Human Health

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Teer 203

Presenter: Thomas H. Epps, III: University of Delaware

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Media Coverage

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Popular Mechanics | September 11, 2019

What the World Needs Now Is Superhard Carbon

Featuring Stefano Curtarolo

Houston Chronicle | August 28, 2019

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Featuring Jennifer West

HPC Wire | August 19, 2019

2019 ALCC Program Supports 10 Research Teams with 4M Node-Hours at NERSC

Featuring Michael Rubinstein

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major externally funded materials research centers: Autonomous Materials Design and Biomolecular & Tissue Engineering

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Top 15

in U.S. mechanical engineering faculty research productivity —Academic Analytics

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$9.6 million

in new research awards in fiscal year 2018

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of Duke MEMS students have a job or job offers before graduation—2018 survey