January 18, 2012
Gene Goodson grew up around cars. From the age of 12, he spent his summers helping out in his father’s automobile dealership, doing everything from putting on seat covers to changing oil to driving the wrecker on nights and weekends. So it would seem inevitable that Goodson would end up with a [...]
January 06, 2012
Mechanical engineering graduate student Ivan Wang’s project involves simple modeling of the aeroelastic properties of folding-wing aircraft
December 12, 2011
Microscopic water droplets jumping between surfaces that repel and attract moisture could hold the key to a wide array of more energy efficient products, ranging from large solar panels to compact laptop computers.
November 29, 2011
A materials genome repository developed by Duke engineers will allow scientists to stop using trial-and-error methods for combining different elements to create the most efficient alloys
November 09, 2011
Duke engineers have developed a novel “nozzle” to detect tiny particles such as cells or viruses to process even smaller samples wihtout clogging
October 25, 2011
Duke engineers have demonstrated that rigidly constraining dielectric materials can greatly improve their performance and potentially lengthen their lifespans.