Duke engineering students participate in a session of Thrive (EGR 79S) with instructor David Pittman (center).

September 16, 2019

Finding Purpose and Meaning in the First Year—and Beyond

For 50 first-year engineering students, a new course offers strategies and a supportive network to help them flourish in college and life.

Class of 2023 A. James Clark Scholars at Duke

September 12, 2019

Class of 2023 A. James Clark Scholars Arrive at Duke

Ten engineering students from seven states were selected for competitive scholarship program focused on leadership, service and entrepreneurship

Rate of Change podcast artwork

September 10, 2019

Now on Your Smartphone: Duke Engineering’s New Podcast ‘Rate of Change’

Duke experts talk about engineering solutions for a fast-changing world

Lisa Wu Wills

September 04, 2019

Lisa Wu Wills: Designing Custom Processors to Accelerate Health Care Research

New faculty member Lisa Wu Wills creates customized computer architectures to efficiently process large volumes of research data

Computer image of the cradle for rare books designed by Duke Engineering first-year students.

September 04, 2019

'I Can Do This'—Duke’s First-Year Design Course Boosts Student Self-Efficacy

Two projects to emerge from Duke Engineering's First-Year Design course are patent-pending. Student surveys suggest the course also fosters teamwork, leadership and communication skills.

screenshot of video with faded retinal image on left and clear retinal image on right

August 27, 2019

Computational Imaging Increases Resolution of Eye Imaging Technology

Researchers use computational tools to enhance the resolution of optical coherence tomography, potentially expanding its usefulness beyond the eye

The DukeREP team with the participating high school students

August 20, 2019

A Sunny Summer of Engineering for High Schoolers

Local high school students gain lab experience through DukeREP, a summer outreach program launched in Duke BME

Krishnendu Chakrabarty (left) and Amanda Randles (right)

August 16, 2019

Chakrabarty, Randles Elected Senior Members of the National Academy of Inventors

NAI Senior Members are active faculty, scientists and administrators who have demonstrated remarkable innovation producing technologies that have brought, or aspire to bring, real impact on the welfare of society

New faculty member Genevieve Lipp

August 08, 2019

Genevieve Lipp: Teaching Programming from Scratch

New faculty member Genevieve Lipp specializes in teaching programming to non-computer engineers

Larry Carin

August 07, 2019

Carin Named New Vice President for Research with University-Wide Responsibilities

Carin's new role is part of Duke's commitment to establish a new, integrated leadership structure for research to provide clear and consistent policy guidance, oversight and accountability for all research

Neil Gong

July 30, 2019

Neil Gong: At the Intersection of Security, Privacy and Machine Learning

New faculty member Neil Gong is exploring privacy and security issues and techniques related to machine learning and artificial intelligence