2019 Pioneer Award presentation

May 07, 2019

FIP Pioneer Award

The 2019 FIP Pioneer Award was presented to Shuji Nakamura, Nobel Laureate in Physics (2019).

Yiyang Gong

April 25, 2019 | Duke Engineering

Gong Receives NSF CAREER Award to Study How Brain Regions Connect

Competitive five-year grant will help Duke biomedical engineer Yiyang Gong image and study neural activity at faster speeds

April 12, 2019 | Duke Engineering

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

A computer rendering of a field of short cylinders hovering above a flat surface

February 15, 2019 | Duke Engineering

Researchers Discover Anti-Laser Masquerading as Perfect Absorber

With a tweak of only 0.3 millimeters, a material designed to absorb all light of a specific color demands the waves be synchronized as well

Photoacoustic imaging shows the absolute temperatures elevated by high-intensity focused ultrasound in small animal models at one, three and five seconds.

February 13, 2019 | Duke Engineering

Light and Sound Gauge the Temperature of Deep Tissues

Non-invasive imaging technique could greatly enhance cancer therapies

David Beratan

November 19, 2018

David Beratan: Winner of the 2018 Biopolymers Murray Goodman Memorial Prize

Beratan will receive the award from Biopolymers in recognition of his seminal contributions to biophysics and their impact on our understanding of charge transport in biomolecules