Illustration of positive charge carriers within a class of materials called perovskites

August 31, 2023 | Duke Engineering News

Growing Triple-Decker Hybrid Crystals for Lasers

Collaboration between Duke and Purdue explores the fabrication and optoelectric characterization of multilayered perovskites

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August 28, 2023 | Duke Engineering News

Quantum Computer Unveils Atomic Dynamics of Light-Sensitive Molecules

A quantum computer slowed simulated molecular quantum effects by a billion times, allowing researchers to directly measure them for the first time

A low-profile, wearable imaging tool will be able to provide physicians with accurate, detailed, 3D brain images

July 25, 2023 | Duke Engineering News

A Non-Invasive Way to Visualize the Deep Brain

By developing a brain imaging tool that can stick directly to a patient's scalp, Xiaoyue Ni and Junjie Yao aim to make it easier for doctors everywhere to diagnose strokes and other neurological issues

Aerial view of Thilafushi island with a trash burning plume visible

July 12, 2023 | Duke Engineering News

Eyes in the Skies Confirm the End of Trash Burning in the Maldives

A new AI approach needs only a small amount of visual data to identify and track plumes of smoke in satellite imagery

a wide field of mud with puddles throughout

June 06, 2023 | Duke Engineering News

The Problems With Coal Ash Start Smaller Than Anyone Thought

How well toxic elements leach out of coal ash depends on the ash’s nanoscale composition

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May 22, 2023 | Duke Engineering News

Flexing Crystalline Structures Provide Path to a Solid Energy Future

Machine learning approach opens insights into an entire class of materials being pursued for solid-state batteries

Roarke Horstmeyer

May 17, 2023 | Duke Engineering News

Horstmeyer Receives NSF CAREER Award to Develop Hardware and Software for Fast, High-Definition, 3D Microscopes

Competitive, five-year grant will help Roarke Horstmeyer develop new computational microscopes capable of capturing and processing large-volume, high speed videos for biological studies

Images of cells expressing a tension sensitive FRET-based biosensor for the mechanical linker protein.

May 04, 2023 | Duke Engineering News

Proteins Use Force to Make New Connections

New imaging approach visualizes how applying force to proteins alters complex formations

a multicolor image made by Duke University of a mouse brain in coronal cross-section

April 17, 2023 | Duke Today

Brain Images Just Got 64 Million Times Sharper

MRI technology from Duke-led effort reveals the entire mouse brain in the highest resolution

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March 20, 2023 | Duke Engineering News

Gigapixel 3D Microscope Captures Life in Unprecedented Detail

Stitching videos from dozens of cameras together provides unique 3D view of macroscopic experiments with microscopic detail