August 10, 2022 | Duke Engineering
Duke-led Center Seeks to Examine and Engineer the Microbial Communities of Indoor Spaces
New $26 million center will work to understand and engineer the microbiomes in our homes, workspaces and other built environments
June 08, 2022 | Carnegie Climate Governance Initiative (C2G) Blog
Climate Engineering: Would Solar radiation Modification Increase or Decrease Overall Risk?
Duke risk engineers write that a consideration in deciding whether to pursue solar radiation modification to offset global warming should be a comparison of climate risk reduction against the severity of any countervailing risks
May 12, 2022 | Duke Interdisciplinary Studies
Summer 2022: PhD student Rachel Lau to Study Landslides with JPL
One of 10 Graduate Student Training Enhancement Grants provided by Duke's provost has allowed Lau to take an internship with NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
April 01, 2022 | Duke Engineering
Merging Policy and Technology for a Resilient Water System
New CEE faculty member Andrew Jones III is pursuing ways to remove tough biofilms and bring water equity to communities
March 22, 2022 | Duke Today
Duke Scientists Find Brain Network That Makes Mice Mingle
A collection of coordinated brain regions predicts and directs social behavior
November 23, 2021 | Duke Today
Duke Science and Technology is 'Accepting the Challenge'
The faculty recruitment and retention effort, called Duke Science and Technology, will give the university resources to expand core strengths in Duke’s research, extending to nearly every corner of the university.
November 17, 2021 | Duke Engineering
Identifying Exposure Risks from Common Household Chemicals in Durham Homes
$1 million Durham study to examine exposure from chemicals in building materials and consumer products and evaluate mitigation strategies to reduce exposures during pregnancy
June 08, 2021 | Duke Today
$100 Million to Advance Duke Science and Technology Research
The Duke Endowment of Charlotte, N.C., is supporting Duke University’s efforts to expand its faculty in computation, materials science and the resilience of the body and brain by completing the second phase of a $100 million investment. This is the largest award Duke University has ever received.
March 03, 2021 | Duke Engineering
Comparing the Swab to the Sewer
Duke pilot testing effectiveness of campus wastewater sampling to detect SARS-CoV-2, and comparing it to nasal swabs