Department of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science (MEMS)

Volker Blum

Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Volker Blum heads the "Ab initio materials simulations" group at Duke University. Dr. Blum's research focuses on "first-principles" computational...

Silvia Ferrari

Adjunct Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Professor Ferrari's research aims at providing intelligent control systems with a higher degree of mathematical structure to guide their application...

Nico Hotz

Assistant Professor of the Practice in the Department of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Nico Hotz specializes in interfacial transport phenomena and thermodynamics in energy technology. His research focuses on heat, mass, and charge...

David Mitzi

Simon Family Professor
David Mitzi received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering and Engineering Physics from Princeton University in 1985 and his Ph.D. in Applied Physics...

Benjamin Yellen

Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Yellen's group is interested in developing highly parallel mechanisms for controlling the transport and assembly of ensembles of objects ranging from...

Pei Zhong

Anderson-Rupp Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
My research focuses on four broad and interconnected areas in the emerging field of therapeutic ultrasound, which is located at the interface of...