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June 26, 2018

On the Transformative Potential of Energy Data Analytics

Duke expert Kyle Bradbury touts transformative potential of energy data analytics in new book on digital decarbonization

Duke graduate and former Duke Smart Home director Mark Younger, right, talks at the home's 10th anniversary celebration in April

June 11, 2018

Duke Smart Home Celebrates 10 Years

Campus fixture spurs a decade of sustainability and technology ideas

The mPower team celebrates following the Hult regional competition in Mexico.

April 30, 2018

Duke Sophomores Aim to Transform Cold Storage in India

Student team will vie for $1 million in the Hult Prize Accelerator at Ashridge Castle in the UK

Duke Electric Vehicles' hydrogen car takes the track at Shell Eco-Marathon Americas

April 27, 2018

Duke Engineers Score a Triple Win at Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2018

Last week, 17 students from Duke Electric Vehicles (DEV) traveled to California to compete against 100 teams from across the Americas.

April 12, 2018

Shomik Verma Awarded Udall Scholarship

Duke Engineering student Shomik Verma is the recipient of a 2018 Udall Scholarship, which recognizes students who have demonstrated a commitment to careers in the environment or Native American tribal public policy or health care. Verma is also the recent recipient of a 2018 Goldwater Scholarship [...]

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April 11, 2018

Studying Energy at Duke Readied 2018 Forbes ‘30 Under 30 in Energy’ Awardees for Success

Fourteen Duke graduates were named to this year's Forbes '30 Under 30' list, including three in the energy category

Duke's Smart Home

April 11, 2018

Smart Home Dashboard to Better Visualize Energy Usage

An interdisciplinary team of students is developing a visualization dashboard that will convey consumption data in an easily comprehensible manner

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March 20, 2018

Student-produced Performance Illuminates Links Between Energy, Technology and the Body

A Bass Connections team explores and provokes deeper questioning of energy use

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February 21, 2018

Duke Focus Program Introduces Global Energy Topic

Program is designed with the first-year engineering curriculum in mind but hopes to attract students campus-wide

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November 16, 2017

World Toilet Day: Duke Engineers Tackle the Global Sanitation Crisis

Duke engineers are leading two projects backed by the Gates Foundation to bring sanitation to the developing world

Mechanical engineering professor Josiah Knight, standing, with neuroscientists Angel Peterchev and Stefan Goetz on right. The team’s new battery and power conversion system will be the heart of this student-built vehicle for the Shell Eco-Marathon.

August 25, 2017

Energy Initiative-Supported Project Connects Brain Science with Electric Cars

Electronics developed for deep brain stimulation useful for electric vehicles too

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