May 18, 2022
The symposium drew 180 from Duke, NC State and UNC-Chapel Hill to discuss polymers, biomaterials and more
March 24, 2022
Acoustic tweezers manipulate particles and cells with complex sound waves
January 18, 2022 | New Atlas
Pursuing more sustainable alternatives, Duke materials scientist Matt Becker and University of Birmingham colleagues have produced a new form of plastic using sugar alcohols
December 16, 2021
Moisture opens the vents, rather than electronics
November 23, 2021 | Duke Today
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.
October 28, 2021
Deployed on roofs or facades, passive technology could greatly reduce HVAC energy consumption in buildings
October 20, 2021
Duke Materials Initiative’s milestone event on polymer networks engages 300+ attendees from 16 nations
September 02, 2021 | Duke Today
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.
August 10, 2021
Duke engineers and materials scientists are discovering and designing new materials to meet energy demands for a more sustainable future
June 08, 2021 | Duke Today
The Duke Endowment of Charlotte, N.C., is supporting Duke University’s efforts to expand its faculty in computation, materials science and the resilience of the body and brain by completing the second phase of a $100 million investment. This is the largest award Duke University has ever received.