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January 13, 2022

Brinson Named 2022 A.C. Eringen Medalist

The Society of Engineering Science honored Cate Brinson's seminal contributions in modeling and characterization of polymer nanocomposites, shape memory alloys

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January 11, 2022

Molecular Paddlewheels Propel Sodium Ions Through Next-Generation Batteries

Insights into the atomistic dynamics of emerging solid-state batteries will help speed their evolution

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January 07, 2022

Simple pH Adjustment May Enable a Preventative COVID-19 Nasal and Throat Spray

Higher pH makes a common metabolic inhibitor medication practical for nose and throat spray applications against COVID-19

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December 16, 2021

Innovative Textile Vents to Release Heat When You Sweat

Moisture opens the vents, rather than electronics

December 09, 2021

Bringing Ideas from the Kitchen to the Marketplace

From a smart and safe knife block to an oven that bakes the perfect cookie, Duke Engineering’s first-ever Managing Product Design “Trade Show” highlighted student ingenuity

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December 09, 2021

Twelve Graduate Students Earn External Fellowships in 2021

Highly competitive national awards will help 12 new and returning Duke Engineering graduate students conduct research on campus

December 07, 2021

Solutions for Seedling Sunburn, Runaway Trash Bins and Other Woes

First-year design teams develop solutions for real clients with real problems, like crop loss and decreased mobility

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December 02, 2021

KEEN Teaching: Duke Engineering Faculty Engage with National Education Network

Faculty are creating impactful educational experiences grounded in problem-based learning and an entrepreneurial mindset

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November 29, 2021

Cross-Training Graduate Students to Develop Smart Robotic Surgical Instruments

Duke’s new NSF Research Traineeship Program brings engineers and computer scientists into the operating room to solve unmet surgical challenges

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November 23, 2021 | Duke Today

Duke Science and Technology is 'Accepting the Challenge'

The faculty recruitment and retention effort, called Duke Science and Technology, will give the university resources to expand core strengths in Duke’s research, extending to nearly every corner of the university.

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November 17, 2021

“A Joyful Day”: Dedicating the Wilkinson Building

More than 200 well-wishers gathered Saturday, November 13 to celebrate the opening of Duke Engineering’s new Wilkinson Building