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Steve Cummer, David Mitzi, Willie Padilla, David Smith, Mark Wiesner, Benjamin Wiley

November 28, 2018

Six Duke Engineers Named to 2018 Highly Cited Researchers List

Duke Engineering can claim six of its faculty members as the most influential researchers in the world

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November 26, 2018

Disordered Materials Could Be Hardest, Most Heat-Tolerant Ever

Computational simulations predict new class of carbides that could disrupt industries from machinery to aerospace

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November 01, 2018

Atomic Path from Insulator to Metal Messier than Thought

Utrafast view of atomic motions in vanadium dioxide lays groundwork for advances in computer hardware

The partially ordered protein forms a stable, porous scaffold that can rapidly integrate into tissue and promote the formation of blood vessels.

October 15, 2018

Biomaterials with "Frankenstein Proteins" Help Heal Tissue

Biomaterial that solidifies at body temperature integrates into wounds to help cells grow

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October 08, 2018

Supercomputer Predicts Optical and Thermal Properties of Complex Hybrid Materials

Computational models of layered hybrid perovskites open new material design space for light-based applications such as LEDs and water purification

artistic drawing of atomic structure

October 08, 2018

Copper Ions Flow Like Liquid through the Frozen Atomic Network of a Crystal

Atomic insights into superionic crystals could lead to safer, more efficient rechargeable batteries

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September 04, 2018

Duke-Northrop Grumman Partnership Seeks to Unflatten Metamaterial Antennas

Department of Defense grant aims to produce aerodynamic metamaterial antennas for military aircraft

John A. Rogers

August 29, 2018

New University Program in Materials Science & Engineering Inaugural Seminar a Success!

John A. Rogers presented the inaugural seminar for the new MatSci program. Over 100 students and faculty came to hear lecture on "Materials for Transient Electronics."

Mark Wiesner with mesocosms

August 28, 2018

All That Is Gold Is Not Biochemically Stable

Researchers stumble upon the lesson that typically stable gold nanoparticles can’t always be trusted

From Left to Right - Volker Blum, David Mitzi, Adrienne Stiff-Roberts

August 21, 2018

Duke Engineers Join National Center on Emerging Energy Materials

Three Duke faculty members will work to develop new hybrid organic-inorganic semiconductors for novel energy applications

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