A model of the New Engineering Building (center, in red) and nearby Duke buildings, used in wind tunnel modeling to determine optimum lab exhaust speeds. Photo courtesy of AEI. Featured

April 19, 2019

New Engineering Building Will Lead in Sustainability, Low Energy Use

From roof to basement, the project sets a high level of achievement in sustainable design.

 Design for People with Disabilities course.

April 17, 2019

Duke BME Instructor Wins Service-Learning Award

Kevin Caves has been named the winner of the 2019 Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Award at Duke.

Neon depiction of CRISPR genetic sequence with added tail manipulating DNA

April 15, 2019

Engineering "Hairpins" Increases CRISPR Accuracy

Added piece of RNA could improve the precision of CRISPR 50-fold

Duke Engineering First-Year Design Spring Poster Showcase

12:00 pm | Duke Engineering Design Pod

Presenter: Duke Engineering First-Year Students

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Media Coverage

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Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News | April 16, 2019

AI Technique Opens Door for Accelerated Progress in Neuroscience Research

Featuring Yiyang Gong, Sina Farsiu

New Atlas | April 16, 2019

CRISPR Breakthrough Uses "Hairpin Lock" for More Precise Genetic Engineering

Featuring Charles Gersbach

U.S. News and World Report | March 12, 2019

Duke Ranked #3 for Biomedical Engineering Graduate Program in U.S.

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The Design Issue | Featured Content

A Year of Real-World Design

Centered on collaboration with Duke Medicine clinicians, Duke BME's re-imagined design course challenges students to design solutions to real patients' problems

A Path for Post-Grad Success

An industry-focused BME Design Fellowship prepares students for jobs after graduation

From Cell Cultures to Mass Markets

Mike Lynch's design course adds an entrepreneurial flair to the standard design formula

Design on a Global Scale

From Uganda to Guatemala, Duke BME design projects make an impact that extends beyond the classroom

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