crowd from STEM Day at Duke on stairway Featured

May 24, 2018

Girls STEM Day @ Duke Fuels the STEM Pipeline

More than 100 Triangle Women in STEM professionals showed more than 100 girls and their parents that a career in STEM is within their grasp

carolina blue aerobatics plane

May 17, 2018

Aerobatics Combine Art and Aerodynamics

Professor Kenneth Hall takes his love of aerodynamics and aviation to the skies in local aerobatics competitions

Interior of The Chesterfield, a former cigarette factory transformed into a major new space in downtown Durham, NC, for medical and engineering research and entrepreneurship.

May 15, 2018

The Chesterfield Re-Engineered: Collaborative Space for High-Impact Discovery and Entrepreneurship Opens

Collaborative ties between Duke University’s schools of engineering and medicine, and between Duke and its hometown, are stronger than ever with the opening of The Chesterfield.

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major externally funded materials research centers (MRSEC and Materials Genomics)

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Top 15

in U.S. mechanical engineering faculty research productivity -Academic Analytics 2015

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180%

increase in external research awards in past 5 years

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88%

of Duke MEMS students have a job or job offers before graduation