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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.

Jerome Lynch

September 02, 2021

Jerome Lynch Named New Dean of Pratt School of Engineering

University of Michigan chair is nationally known for developing smart technologies to improve civil infrastructure systems


August 31, 2021

Duke Takes Top Prizes in RoboSub Competition

Competing virtually for a second year, the Duke Robotics Club won awards for its technical design report, propulsion system and sensor optimization

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August 30, 2021 | Duke Science and Technology

Algorithms That Show Their Work

Cynthia Rudin writes machine learning algorithms that are interpretable, which increases their accuracy and usefulness

Gordon Sondland and Katy Durant

August 23, 2021

Sondland/Durant Center for Entrepreneurship Provides Space for Duke Students to Found, Develop New Ventures

Located in the new Wilkinson Building, the center will be the home of Duke Engineering Entrepreneurship (EngEn)

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August 16, 2021

Class of 2025 A. James Clark Scholars Welcomed to Duke Engineering

Outstanding students from eight states, D.C., and Ghana selected to join scholarship program focused on leadership, business, service, and entrepreneurship

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August 12, 2021 | Magnify, Duke School of Medicine

Staying Healthy in Space

A popular space medicine course developed by two undergraduates, with mentoring by MEMS assistant professor and medical doctor Dan Buckland, escaped Duke's orbit to reach a worldwide online audience

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August 10, 2021

Addressing Climate Change with Energy Materials

Duke engineers and materials scientists are discovering and designing new materials to meet energy demands for a more sustainable future

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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 materials that have the potential to significantly outperform traditional thermoelectric designs