January 23, 2015 | Duke Engineering
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 | Duke Engineering
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 | Duke Engineering
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 | Duke Engineering
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 | Duke Engineering
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 | Duke Engineering
The Skin Cancer Selfie
Duke’s gigapixel camera could help clinicians catch signs of melanoma and other diseases earlier.
October 21, 2014 | Duke Engineering
Engineering Creative Design
A Bass Connections class at Duke is bringing together engineering, dance and theater students to explore communication through performance and interface design.
October 13, 2014 | Duke Engineering
Revving Up Fluorescence for Superfast LEDs
Duke University researchers have made fluorescent molecules emit photons of light 1,000 times faster than normal—setting a speed record and making an important step toward realizing superfast light emitting diodes (LEDs) and quantum cryptography.
September 16, 2014 | Duke Engineering
Henry Pfister: Inferring Answers through Graphical Models
Constructing graphical models and inferring how variables relate to one another can help researchers analyze large and small data sets—and test devices before they’re even built