Entrepreneurship Success Stories
Entrepreneurship is a trademark of Duke Electrical & Computer Engineering.
From commercializing applications of DNA to developing state-of-the-art security systems to launching popular websites, our faculty, alumni, and even students have a strong track record of turning research breakthroughs and innovative ideas into thriving companies. Explore the stories below to learn how they did it—and how Duke ECE can prepare you for success in a surprisingly wide range of fields.
lab on a chip technology
optimizing optical sensing systems
web-based tools and training
patented technology for spectrometers
scientific computing software
metamaterials making a difference
signal processing & data analysis
perspectives on engineer-entrepreneurs
compact contact lens cases
big data analysis
sensor networks for the home
patented food-packaging technology