Research News

August 25, 2014

How to Make Nanoparticles

Duke's Stella Marinakos lives nanoparticles—producing and characterizing a wide variety for researchers to use

July 30, 2014

Ana Barros Named 2014 Fellow of the American Geophysical Union

Ana Barros, professor of civil and environmental engineering at Duke, has been named a 2014 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fellow.

May 08, 2014

Guglielmo Scovazzi Wins DOE Early Career Award

The award comes with a five-year grant of $750,000 to stimulate research careers in the disciplines supported by the DOE Office of Science.

April 29, 2014

Pratt's MicroCT Scanner Peers into Every Dimension

The MicroCT scanner at Duke University is available for use by anyone

April 08, 2014

CEINT's French Connection

Duke's Center for the Environmental Impact of NanoTechnology has had strong international ties since its inception that continue to provide opportunities to students and faculty alike

March 05, 2014

Tuning NASA's Newest Weather Satellite to Improve Forecasts

Duke engineers taking Earth-based measurements to calibrate NASA’s newest weather satellite

February 13, 2014

New Test Screens Wastewater Biosolids for Environmental Contaminants

Simple, inexpensive method assesses environmental and agricultural effects of treated waste used as fertilizer

July 09, 2013

Pressure Cooker on Steroids Treats Human Waste

Like alchemists, engineers from Duke University and the University of Missouri are developing a process to turn sewage into drinkable water, energy and useful byproducts at a cost of less than a nickel per person per day.

May 20, 2013

For Tropical Rainfall, Timing Is Everything

With changes in the global climate, certain regions of the tropics will likely experience growing unpredictability of their seasonal cycles of rain and drought, according to a new analysis by Duke and Princeton University engineers.

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