Outfitted with workbenches, laser cutters, 3-D printers and other tools, the new Duke Engineering Design Pod provides a dedicated 5,000-square-foot workspace and active-learning classroom for the first-year design course.

February 18, 2018

Real-World Design

An innovative course gives first-year students early engineering experience as they work in teams to design, prototype and deliver solutions to meet real community needs

Krishnendu Chakrabarty

February 15, 2018

Chakrabarty Awarded Fellowship from Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

Program brings foreign researchers to Japan to promote international academic exchange

Kyle Bradbury works with a team of students on the original solar-panel-spotting computer algorithms

February 14, 2018

Gauging Renewable Energy Generation Using Satellite Imagery

Duke-World Resources Institute team among five finalists in the GBDX Sustainability Challenge

Zipeng Li

January 23, 2018

Zipeng Li Receives Chinese Government’s Outstanding Students Abroad Award

Recent ECE doctoral graduate works to improve microfluidic biochip technology

PhD mathematics student John Malik took first place for his image, “Phases of the Heart,” showing phase information extracted from an electrocardiogram signal using Fourier transform.

January 22, 2018

Heart-Phase Image Takes Top Prize in 2018 'Envisioning the Invisible' Contest

Amazing research images won top honors in the contest sponsored by the Duke Engineering Graduate Student Council.

students in a design challenge

January 16, 2018

Students Connect Engineering and Entrepreneurship in Technology and Design Pathway

Engineering Innovation helps fill out one of the pathways to an Innovation and Entrepreneurship Certificate

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

counting photons

December 15, 2017

Single-Photon Detector Can Count to Four

Quantum information scientists teach an old detector a new trick previously believed impossible

water cloak prototype schematic

December 11, 2017

Electromagnetic Water Cloak Eliminates Drag and Wake

Detailed calculations show water cloaks are feasible with today's technology

Duke logo before and after distortion removal

December 06, 2017

Seeing Through Walls of Unknown Materials

Removing symmetrical distortions allows successful scans with no prior knowledge of a wall’s material