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April 03, 2020

Solving Pressing Challenges: 3D Printing of Medical Grade Face Shields

Duke's COVID-19 engineering response team springs into action

Three rows of 3D printers stretching across an entire room

March 31, 2020

Guilleminot Receives NSF CAREER Award to Develop Modeling Frameworks and Tools

Competitive five-year grant will support the creation of computational models and software that could help innovators disrupt various markets through 3D-printed products

 Daniel Luo, Shreyas Hegde, Filippo Screpanti and Courtney Johnson together before social distancing precautions went into effect.

March 31, 2020

A Campaign About Wellness, A Lesson in Leadership

Looking for ways to maintain your mental and physical health in the time of coronavirus and social distancing? You could try some no-equipment workouts. Or visit a virtual museum. Or take some free online courses. Those are just a few of the wellness resources you will find from [...]

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

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Top 20

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

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$10.1 million

in new research awards in fiscal year 2019

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of Duke MEMS students have a job or job offers at graduation—2019 survey