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

February 15, 2019 | Duke Engineering News

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 News

Light and Sound Gauge the Temperature of Deep Tissues

Non-invasive imaging technique could greatly enhance cancer therapies

graphic showing red, green and blue light coming into a small, flat device and creating a three-color projection of a bird

January 24, 2019 | Duke Engineering News

Multicolor Holography Technology Could Enable Extremely Compact 3D Displays

Lens-free holography method could bring color 3D displays to augmented reality glasses and smartphones

Joel Greenberg (left) and Michael Gehm (right)

December 07, 2018 | Duke Engineering News

Duke to Lead $5.83 Million DHS Project to Reinvent Airport Screening

Engineering researchers will develop molecular-level X-ray screening technology to improve airport security

waveguide closeup

November 19, 2018 | Duke Engineering News

Bending Light Around Tight Corners Without Backscattering Losses

New photonic crystal waveguide based on topological insulators paves the way to build futuristic light-based computers

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

Nimmi Ramanujam, Joseph Izatt and Tuan Vo-Dinh were elected to the National Academy of Inventors

December 12, 2017 | Duke Engineering News

Three Duke Biomedical Engineers Elected to National Academy of Inventors

Izatt, Ramanujam and Vo-Dinh honored for innovative photonics-based health technologies

October 01, 2017 | Duke Engineering News

Developing Novel Diagnostic Tools

BME researchers pursue new techniques to create needed diagnostic tests

gold nanostars under electron microscope

August 17, 2017 | Duke Engineering News

Gold Nanostars and Immunotherapy Vaccinate Mice Against Cancer

New treatment cures, vaccinates mouse in small proof-of-concept study

Kevin Welsher

October 01, 2015 | Duke Today

Kevin Welsher: Blocking the Virus Torpedo

Kevin Welsher uses advanced microscopy techniques to make never-before-seen 3D videos of viruses like flu and HIV just before they invade human cells.