Adrian Bejan (left) stands in front of a brick building with pillars. His new book cover is on the right. Featured

January 21, 2020

Freedom and Evolution: Hierarchy in Nature, Society and Science

Adrian Bejan has written his third book intended for a general audience centered on his concept of the constructal law

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January 15, 2020

Exploring Tiny Forces with Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy

Stretching molecules and pulling them apart reveals volumes about the way they function

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December 11, 2019

Regrettable Tattoo? Robots with Tiny Lasers Could Soon Erase the Pain

A Duke team is using laser scalpels and precision robotics to make tattoo removal faster, more accurate and less painful

MEMS Seminar: Mesoscale Materials Structures: Assembly, Mechanics, and Adhesion

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side A, room 1464

Presenter: Dr. Alfred J. Crosby

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MEMS Graduate Student Seminar: Milestone Exam Panel

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side A, room 1464

Presenter: Hosted by Richard Hollenbach III

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Former Duke Athletes Develop Wearable Tech to Boost Injury Recovery, Prevention

Featuring Ivonna Dumanyan

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SeaSpine Announces Exclusive Development and Licensing Agreement with restor3D

Featuring Ken Gall

Popular Mechanics | September 11, 2019

What the World Needs Now Is Superhard Carbon

Featuring Stefano Curtarolo

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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