Walter N. Simmons
Gendell Family Professor of the Practice
Appointments and Affiliations
- Gendell Family Professor of the Practice
- Professor of the Practice in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
- Faculty Network Member of The Energy Initiative
- Office Location: 309 Hudson Hall, Box 90300, Durham, NC 27708
- Office Phone: (919) 660-5297
- Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Ph.D. Duke University, 2001
- B.S.E. Bucknell University, 1998
Awards, Honors, and Distinctions
- Klein Family Distinguished Teaching Award. Duke University Pratt School of Engineering. 2012
- ENRGYEGR 490: Special Topics in Energy Engineering
- ME 392: Undergraduate Projects in Mechanical Engineering
- ME 421L: Mechanical Design
- ME 424L: Mechanical Systems Design
- ME 490: Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering
- ME 492: Special Projects in Mechanical Engineering
- Wollin, DA; Tom, WR; Jiang, R; Simmons, WN; Preminger, GM; Lipkin, ME, An in vitro evaluation of laser settings and location in the efficiency of the popcorn effect., Urolithiasis, vol 47 no. 4 (2019), pp. 377-382 [10.1007/s00240-018-1066-6] [abs].
- Carlos, EC; Li, J; Young, BJ; Radvak, D; Wollin, DA; Winship, BB; Simmons, WN; Preminger, GM; Lipkin, ME, Let's Get to the Point: Comparing Insertion Characteristics and Scope Damage of Flat-Tip and Ball-Tip Holmium Laser Fibers., J Endourol, vol 33 no. 1 (2019), pp. 22-26 [10.1089/end.2018.0229] [abs].
- Winship, B; Wollin, D; Carlos, E; Li, J; Peters, C; Simmons, WN; Preminger, GM; Lipkin, M, Dusting Efficiency of the Moses Holmium Laser: An Automated In Vitro Assessment., J Endourol, vol 32 no. 12 (2018), pp. 1131-1135 [10.1089/end.2018.0660] [abs].
- Carlos, EC; Wollin, DA; Winship, BB; Jiang, R; Radvak, D; Chew, BH; Gustafson, MR; Simmons, WN; Zhong, P; Preminger, GM; Lipkin, ME, In Vitro Comparison of a Novel Single Probe Dual-Energy Lithotripter to Current Devices., J Endourol, vol 32 no. 6 (2018), pp. 534-540 [10.1089/end.2018.0143] [abs].
- Wollin, DA; Carlos, EC; Tom, WR; Simmons, WN; Preminger, GM; Lipkin, ME, Effect of Laser Settings and Irrigation Rates on Ureteral Temperature During Holmium Laser Lithotripsy, an In Vitro Model., J Endourol, vol 32 no. 1 (2018), pp. 59-63 [10.1089/end.2017.0658] [abs].