Weston Ross


Assistant Professor in Neurosurgery

  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurosurgery, Duke School of Medicine.
  • Research Director for the Brain Tool Laboratory in the Pratt School of Engineering.

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Assistant Professor in Neurosurgery

Contact Information

  • Email Address: weston.ross@duke.edu


  • Ph.D. Duke University, 2019

Research Interests

My research focuses on applications of engineering to medicine, primarily in the operating room.  We develop surgical systems for closed-loop tissue resection using laser scalpels and a variety of sensing modalities.  

Courses Taught

  • ME 555: Advanced Topics in Mechanical Engineering