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June 29, 2021

Marvian Wins National Science Foundation CAREER Award

Prestigious five-year award will help develop a fundamental understanding of quantum mechanical phenomena such as quantum chaos and quantum thermodynamics

February 18, 2015

Durham DEID Project Wins Statewide Award

Determined to use their engineering skills to support their local Durham community, a group of Duke students received enough support in return to win a $10,000 grant for their project.

February 18, 2015

ARPA-E Supports Miniaturized Mass Spectrometer Project at Duke

The Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) has awarded a team from Duke University a major grant to develop a next-generation methane detector to sniff out natural gas leaks across America.

February 06, 2015

Wiesner and Daubechies Named National Academy of Engineering Members

Mark Wiesner and Ingrid Daubechies have been named members of the National Academy of Engineering, one of the highest professional distinctions for engineers

January 30, 2015

Mikkelsen Wins AFOSR Young Investigator Award

Maiken Mikkelsen will use the award to continue her research into making fluorescent molecules emit light much faster than their natural rates.

January 23, 2015

More to Lightning Than Meets the Eye

There’s much more to a lightning bolt than meets the eye, and engineers at Duke University have invented an improved way of tracking these hidden phenomena.

January 16, 2015

Brown to Lead U.S. Army in Engineering Science Research

Brown will play a pivotal role in identifying critical research opportunities and programs, providing technical advice to the engineering sciences director

January 07, 2015

Wilson Awarded National Academy of Engineering’s Prestigious Russ Prize

Blake Wilson shares the 2015 Russ Prize with four others who also played instrumental roles in the development of the cochlear implant.

December 16, 2014

Calderbank, Chilkoti Named Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors

The NAI recognizes academic inventors for their prolific spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on the quality of life, economic development and the welfare of society

December 12, 2014

Blake Wilson Named 2015 IEEE Fellow

Wilson has been named a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in recognition for his work in the development of cochlear implants

October 28, 2014

The Skin Cancer Selfie

Duke’s gigapixel camera could help clinicians catch signs of melanoma and other diseases earlier.