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Jerome Lynch working with students

September 15, 2021 | Duke Engineering News

Engineering for Impact: Meet Duke Engineering’s Next Dean

Jerome Lynch shares his perspectives on Duke Engineering, initial priorities as dean, and vision for the transformative role engineers can play in society

Jerome Lynch

September 2, 2021 | Duke Engineering News

Jerome Lynch Named New Dean of Pratt School of Engineering

University of Michigan chair is nationally known for developing smart technologies to improve civil infrastructure systems

The Duke iMED executive team.

August 26, 2021 | MEDx News

iMED Brings Engineering Innovation to Medicine Through the Power of Graduate Students

iMED is a collaborative environment where participants from diverse graduate specialties can learn the basics of innovation, entrepreneurship, and everything in between in order to eventually tackle larger global healthcare problems.

Gordon Sondland and Katy Durant

August 23, 2021 | Duke Engineering News

Sondland/Durant Center for Entrepreneurship Provides Space for Duke Students to Found, Develop New Ventures

Located in the new Wilkinson Building, the center will be the home of Duke Engineering Entrepreneurship (EngEn)

Students from Duke's Biomedical Engineering Master’s program show off their Design Cubes.

August 20, 2021 | Paul Fearis

Opinion: When 3D Printing is the Double-Edged Sword

3D printing is a top prototyping option, but yet not a high-volume manufacturing process. It is certainly not in the medical device industry, says Paul Fearis, associate professor of the practice of biomedical engineering at Duke.

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August 18, 2021 | Innovation@Duke

Alum Pilots Virtual Accelerator with Duke Summer Blockchain Innovation Program

Nic Meliones ’11 takes lessons learned from a cryptocurrency startup to found a virtual startup accelerator and bot-driven startup experience

Six different screens in a Zoom meeting

August 16, 2021 | Duke Today

These Days, Blockchain is Everywhere at Duke

The Duke Summer Blockchain Innovation Program taught participants blockchain fundamentals while learning entrepreneurial skills and launching startup ideas

Duke students gather on campus.

August 16, 2021 | Duke Engineering News

Class of 2025 A. James Clark Scholars Welcomed to Duke Engineering

Outstanding students from eight states, D.C., and Ghana selected to join scholarship program focused on leadership, business, service, and entrepreneurship

Screenshot of EasyShift video

August 11, 2021 | News & Observer

Thousands of Nurses Are Hurt Lifting Hospital Patients. Can This Student-Founded Startup Help?

Samuel Fox Fox first conceived of the idea for the EasyShift device in 2017, as a junior at Duke.

Tire tread with colored graphical information

August 2, 2021 | Duke Translation and Commercialization

Tyrata Automated Tire Monitoring Safely Extends Bus Tire Life by 12%

GoDurham bus system saves $1,000 annually per vehicle with Tyrata’s IntelliTread tire monitoring system

Michael Valerino

July 21, 2021 | Duke Today

Duke Engineering Student Wins Clean Energy Prize

CEE PhD student Michael Valerino's $10,000 award will support new data-driven platform to reduce solar energy losses caused by dust

Nasdaq highlights Xilis on their tower in Times Square

July 12, 2021 | Duke Engineering News

Xilis Raises $70 Million Series A Financing to Advance Diagnostic and Drug Discovery

The financing will also support a development platform leveraging proprietary MicroOrganoSphere™ technology

Video still of Duke MEDx video on Thexa Technologies

July 8, 2021 | Duke MEDx

Thexa Technologies: Using Cutting Edge Innovation to Improve Sanitation Health Practices

This new company turned Duke pilot funding into an entrepreneurial opportunity with Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU)

Three male doctors stand around a patient who is getting her throat scoped

June 15, 2021 | Duke Global Health Institute

The $600 Medical Device That Could Help Doctors Detect Throat Cancer

Professor Bob Malkin helps students design flexible camera less than one-tenth the price of current options to save lives in Vietnam

Seven head shots with a congratulations note

June 10, 2021 | Innovation@Duke

Spring 2021 Duke Incubation Fund Awards Announced

MEMS Professor Ken Gall receives funding to pursue a minimally invasive system for the surgical stabilization of rib fractures