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.

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

Two-photon imaging shows neurons firing in a mouse's brain.

April 12, 2019

Artificial Intelligence Singles Out Neurons Faster Than a Human Can

Deep-learning algorithm maps active neurons as accurately as humans in a fraction of the time

Lingchong You

April 10, 2019

You Elected to AIMBE College of Fellows

Honor represents top 2 percent of medical and biological engineers

Mercy Asiedu with Eric and Wendy Schmidt. Photo by Adam Schultz.

April 10, 2019

Asiedu Named 2019 Schmidt Science Fellow

Duke BME PhD student and Global Health Doctoral Fellow Mercy Asiedu selected as part of the 2019 cohort of Schmidt Science Post-Doctoral Fellows

Three Peas in the Pod Video

April 03, 2019

'Three Peas in the Pod' Demo Engineering Design Skills

In 11 fun and encouraging videos, three students demonstrate power tools, but always with a focus on safety.

Group photo of the A. James Clark Scholars at Duke University in fall 2018.

March 28, 2019

Creating Community, Planning Public Service and Preparing for a Summer in South Africa

Duke Engineering's A. James Clark Scholars have had a busy freshman year

Jennifer West

March 22, 2019

Jennifer West Wins 2019 Dean's Award for Excellence in Mentoring

West has trained 45 graduate students and 23 postdoctoral fellows with an emphasis on career development and the importance of fostering diversity and inclusion in the science community

Samira Musah

March 15, 2019

Musah Wins Keystone Symposia Early Career Investigator Travel Award

New faculty member Samira Musah was recognized for her research in stem cell engineering and human kidney disease