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A 3D printer printing out an orange headband for a face shield

April 03, 2020

Solving Pressing Challenges: 3D Printing of Medical Grade Face Shields

Duke's COVID-19 engineering response team springs into action

Edgard Ngaboyamahina

April 02, 2020

Duke Engineer Wins Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship

Award will fund sanitation-based projects in Rwanda

 Daniel Luo, Shreyas Hegde, Filippo Screpanti and Courtney Johnson together before social distancing precautions went into effect.

March 31, 2020

A Campaign About Wellness, A Lesson in Leadership

Looking for ways to maintain your mental and physical health in the time of coronavirus and social distancing? You could try some no-equipment workouts. Or visit a virtual museum. Or take some free online courses. Those are just a few of the wellness resources you will find from [...]

Man and woman at computers in a library

March 30, 2020

Data at a Distance

Like a lot of other folks, stay-at-home scientists find themselves working in the company of pets and children

presentation

March 26, 2020

Remote Doctoral Defenses Bring Surprising Benefits

Duke Engineering PhD candidates experience the bright side of having to shift to online dissertation defenses

A garage with stacks of engineering supplies

March 24, 2020

Engineering Classes Move Online

Duke Engineering faculty members are quickly innovating new ways of delivering their coursework online

What looks like a tangled mess of furry spaghetti strands in black and white

March 19, 2020

Stretchable Supercapacitors to Power Tomorrow’s Wearable Devices

Researchers demonstrate robust supercapacitors that still work when stretched to eight times their original size

Nina Sherwood and Emma Zhang at microscope

March 10, 2020

A Day of STEM for Girls

FEMMES capstone event offers hands-on activities—from practicing lifesaving techniques to learning how the human brain works

DeFrantz and Brooke

March 10, 2020

Students Dance Their Way Out of "AI Bias"

Class teaches students how to consider people’s emotions, facial expressions, cultural differences, cultural similarities and interactions when designing new technologies

A man stands and points at a computer screen with two women colleagues

February 20, 2020

Faster. Stronger. Smarter.

Artificial intelligence is shaping the future of eye care—and Duke is leading the way

Joel Greenberg in lab with Representative David Price

February 19, 2020

A Speedier and More Accurate Future for Airport Security Screening

Representative David Price saw how Duke capabilities are enabling next-gen systems to screen for explosives in airports

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