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July 01, 2020

Coordinating Complex Behaviors Between Hundreds of Robots

A new approach to designing motion plans for multiple robots grows “trees” in the search space to solve complex problems in a fraction of the time

July 07, 2020

Data+ Alums Talk Career Paths and Mentoring with Duke Students

Mechanical engineering alumna Lindsay Hirschhorn, '17, joined 2020 Data+ cohort to discuss her experiences in the program, the role of data science in her job and lasting professional relationships

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June 26, 2020

From the Lab, the First Cartilage-Mimicking Gel That's Strong Enough for Knees

Cartilage provides a combination of cushiony-yet-strong that hydrogels haven't been able to match, until now

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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