Research News

Michael Rubinstein

March 19, 2018

Rubinstein Named 2018 Bingham Medalist of the Society of Rheology

Michael Rubinstein recognized for advancing fundamental understanding of complex fluid flows

Rico Friedrich

February 27, 2018

Rico Friedrich Receives Feodor Lynen Research Fellowship

Prestigious German award will support work in computing the formation of new semiconductor and insulator materials

Ken Hall

February 27, 2018

Kenneth C. Hall Wins 2018 AIAA Aerodynamics Award

Award honors novel contributions to the modeling of unsteady aerodynamic flows in turbomachinery and flight vehicles

experimental graphs

January 10, 2018

The Atomic Dynamics of Rare Everlasting Electric Fields

Confirming a theoretical model required blasting a sample at 3,000 degrees with neutrons

A closer look at the target of frozen solution that contains the building blocks for the solar cell material.

January 03, 2018

Laser Evaporation Technology to Create New Solar Materials

Delicate hybrid organic-inorganic crystals open new possibilities for light-based technologies

cell stained green

January 02, 2018

A Safer Route to Ultrasonic Therapy

Microbeads allow ultrasonic waves to stimulate cells more safely

Leila Bridgeman

November 01, 2017

Leila Bridgeman: Controlling the Robots of Tomorrow

New faculty member Leila Bridgeman develops the theories underlying the systems that control autonomous machines

September 21, 2017

Christine Payne: Investigating Interactions between Cells and Engineered Materials

New faculty member Christine Payne studies the complex ways cells interact with engineered materials, from nanoparticles in the environment to electrically active polymers

Michael Rubinstein joins Duke from UNC

September 21, 2017

Michael Rubinstein: A Collaborative Approach to Soft-Matter Engineering and Science

New faculty member Michael Rubinstein creates polymeric models to bridge scientific disciplines and advance soft-matter research.

MEMS Chair Ken Gall founded Vertera Spine during his time at Georgia Tech

September 18, 2017

Duke-Georgia Tech Spinal Implant Start-Up Acquired by NuVasive

The start-up founded by MEMS Chair Ken Gall pioneered a novel porous PEEK technology

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