Check out the latest media coverage of Duke mechanical engineering and materials science research and education.
Duke MEMS in the News
Adrian Bejan's theory of time perception changing as we age due to neural processing speeds is featured amongst several others.
The Daily Mail |
An article exploring why most adults have said “time flies” at one time or another as they age explores MEMS Professor Adrian Bejan’s theory that the phenomenon has something to do with how quickly sensory signals are processed by our brains.
Psychology Today |
MEMS Professor Adrian Bejan says that as we age, the rate at which we process visual information slows down, contributing to our experience of time speeding up.
DOE Office of Science |
MEMS Professor Olivier Delaire provides a new route to designing materials with tunable optical and thermal behaviors.
Materials Today |
MEMS Professor Olivier Delaire has helped uncover the atomic mechanisms that make a class of compounds called argyrodites attractive candidates for both solid-state battery electrolytes and thermoelectric energy converters.
WRAL Tech Wire |
MEMS Professor Ken Gall's medical device startup restor3d wants to make the surgical process more personal – and more effective.
The Telegraph India |
BBC World Service CrowdScience |
CrowdScience listener Marie, in Sweden, has always had trouble with time. She wants to know if time is a sense, like our other senses. Duke professor Adrian Bejan answers.
The New York Times |
MEMS Professor Boyuan Chen has some thoughts on whether AI can ever truly be intelligent without a body to interact with the world. “I believe that intelligence can’t be born without having the perspective of physical embodiments.”
Technology Networks Cancer News |