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July 22, 2021 | Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Buzz About Thermoelectrics Heats Up With Promising New Magnesium-Based Materials

Researchers have gained new fundamental insights into two magnesium-based that have the potential to significantly outperform traditional thermoelectric designs

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July 15, 2021

New Undergrad Certificate Offers Experience in Materials Science and Engineering

Duke’s newest undergraduate certificate program covers fundamentals at the intersection of physics, chemistry and engineering

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July 08, 2021 | Duke MEDx

Thexa Technologies: Using Cutting Edge Innovation to Improve Sanitation Health Practices

This new company turned Duke pilot funding into an entrepreneurial opportunity with Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU)

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NSF-funded training programs: AI for Materials Design and Biomolecular & Tissue Engineering

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Top 10

in U.S. mechanical engineering faculty research productivity —Academic Analytics (v.2020)

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$10 million

in new research awards, fiscal 2020

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nearly90%

of Duke MEMS students have jobs or job offers at graduation—2020 survey