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September 15, 2021

Engineering for Impact: Meet Duke Engineering’s Next Dean

Jerome Lynch shares his perspectives on Duke Engineering, initial priorities as dean, and vision for the transformative role engineers can play in society

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September 15, 2021

Duke Engineering Lab Offers Public School Science Teachers Nanotechnology Experience

Stefan Zauscher’s lab provides hands-on summer research experiences for two public school science teachers, reaping benefits in the process

September 02, 2021 | Duke Today

NSF Creates Polymer Chemistry Optimization Center at Duke for Future Materials

The National Science Foundation has awarded a five-year, $20 million grant to Duke University researchers to explore and optimize the chemical structure and physical properties of individual molecules in a polymer network.

MEMS Seminar: Instability and Oscillations in Cilia and Flagella

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side B, room 1466

Presenter: Distinguished Professor Philip Bayly

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Media Coverage

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SIAM News | September 3, 2021

3D Printing and Mechanics

Featuring Lawrie Virgin

BBC Sounds | August 20, 2021

Rethinking Time

Featuring Adrian Bejan

Study International | August 17, 2021

The Ghanaian Who Won a Full Scholarship to Duke University

Featuring Bright Aboah, E'25

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The MEMS e-newsletter is sent once per semester and provides a snapshot of our research, programs, people and events.

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