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May 17, 2018

Aerobatics Combine Art and Aerodynamics

Professor Kenneth Hall takes his love of aerodynamics and aviation to the skies in local aerobatics competitions

Interior of The Chesterfield, a former cigarette factory transformed into a major new space in downtown Durham, NC, for medical and engineering research and entrepreneurship.

May 15, 2018

The Chesterfield Re-Engineered: Collaborative Space for High-Impact Discovery and Entrepreneurship Opens

Collaborative ties between Duke University’s schools of engineering and medicine, and between Duke and its hometown, are stronger than ever with the opening of The Chesterfield.

Duke Engineering students take a selfie during Commencement 2018

May 11, 2018

Duke Engineering Celebrates Class of 2018

Duke Engineering recognized more than 600 undergraduate and graduate engineering students at a series of ceremonies and celebrations during the 2018 commencement weekend, May 11-13

The mPower team celebrates following the Hult regional competition in Mexico.

April 30, 2018

Duke Sophomores Aim to Transform Cold Storage in India

Student team will vie for $1 million in the Hult Prize Accelerator at Ashridge Castle in the UK

Duke Electric Vehicles' hydrogen car takes the track at Shell Eco-Marathon Americas

April 27, 2018

Duke Engineers Score a Triple Win at Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2018

Last week, 17 students from Duke Electric Vehicles (DEV) traveled to California to compete against 100 teams from across the Americas.

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April 16, 2018

Adrian Bejan to Receive 2018 Benjamin Franklin Medal

Duke University professor is the first homegrown Benjamin Franklin medalist

 Steve McClelland and Bill Walker (right) talk technology with student founders of OptiML, a winner of the first Baquerizo Innovation Grants.

April 15, 2018

Entrepreneurial Confidence

From a “Founder’s Workshop” course to a $20,000 Innovation Grant competition, Duke Engineering is investing in new initiatives to help undergraduates turn their ideas into impactful solutions

April 12, 2018

Shomik Verma Awarded Udall Scholarship

Duke Engineering student Shomik Verma is the recipient of a 2018 Udall Scholarship, which recognizes students who have demonstrated a commitment to careers in the environment or Native American tribal public policy or health care. Verma is also the recent recipient of a 2018 Goldwater Scholarship [...]

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April 11, 2018

Studying Energy at Duke Readied 2018 Forbes ‘30 Under 30 in Energy’ Awardees for Success

Fourteen Duke graduates were named to this year's Forbes '30 Under 30' list, including three in the energy category

Environmental engineering major Karyn Saunders created computational models to understand problems with a greywater treatment system in Honduras—part of her NAE Grand Challenge Scholars project advised by faculty mentor David Schaad.

April 09, 2018

Mentored Research

Duke Engineering offers students unparalleled opportunities to conduct original research with faculty advisors. Almost 70 percent of our undergraduates engage in intensive research, with one in five either publishing or presenting a paper off campus before graduating.

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