Faculty Profiles

Secondary Faculty
Hashim Al-Hashimi

Hashim Al-Hashimi

James B. Duke Professor of Biochemistry
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hashim.al.hashimi@duke.edu

 
Gaurav Arya

Gaurav Arya

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Office: 144 Hudson Hall, Box 90300, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-5435
gaurav.arya@duke.edu
Arya Lab

My research laboratory uses physics-based computational tools to provide fundamental, molecular-level understanding of a diverse range of...

 
Volker Blum

Volker Blum

Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Office:
Phone:
volker.blum@duke.edu
Ab Initio Materials Simulations (AIMS) at Duke

Volker Blum heads the "Ab initio materials simulations" group at Duke University. Dr. Blum's research...

 
Kenneth R Brown

Kenneth R Brown

Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Office: 701 W Main St, Suite 400, Durham, NC 27701
Phone: (919) 660-1376
kenneth.r.brown@duke.edu

Prof. Brown's research interest is the control of quantum systems for both understanding the natural world and developing new technologies. His...

 
Ashutosh Chilkoti

Ashutosh Chilkoti

Alan L. Kaganov Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Office: 1427 CIEMAS, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-5373

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Ashutosh Chilkoti is the Alan L. Kaganov Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Duke...

 
Stefano Curtarolo

Stefano Curtarolo

Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Office: 144 Hudson Hall, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-5310

http://materials.duke.edu

RESEARCH FIELDS

  • Nanoscale Science of Energy
  • Computational materials science
  • Nanotube growth characterization
  • ...

 
Bruce Randall Donald

Bruce Randall Donald

James B. Duke Professor of Computer Science
Office: LSRC D212, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-6583

http://www.cs.duke.edu/brd/

Please visit Bruce Donald's personal web page for up-to-date information, research, teaching, and...

 
P. Lee Ferguson

P. Lee Ferguson

Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Office: Gross Hall, Room 379, Dept. Of Civil & Environ. Engineering, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-5460
lee.ferguson@duke.edu
Center for Environmental Implications of NanoTechnology (CEINT)

Dr. Ferguson is an Environmental Analytical Chemist who joined Duke in 2009 after six years as an assistant professor in the Department of...

 
Robert J. Lefkowitz

Robert J. Lefkowitz

James B. Duke Professor of Medicine
Office: 467 Clin & Res Labs, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 684-2974
lefko001@receptor-biol.duke.edu

The focus of work in this laboratory is on the elucidation of the molecular properties and regulatory mechanisms controlling the function of...

 
Jianfeng Lu

Jianfeng Lu

Associate Professor of Mathematics
Office: 242 Physics Bldg, 120 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-2875
jianfeng@math.duke.edu
Personal website

Jianfeng Lu is an applied mathematician interested in mathematical analysis and algorithm development for problems from computational physics,...

 
Michael D Lynch

Michael D Lynch

Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering
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michael.lynch@duke.edu
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David Mitzi

David Mitzi

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

 
Paul L. Modrich

Paul L. Modrich

James B. Duke Professor of Medicine
Office: 156A Nanaline H Duke, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 684-2775
modrich@biochem.duke.edu

Paul Modrich, James B. Duke Professor of Biochemistry, was awarded the 2015 Nobel Prize for Chemistry along with Tomas Lindahl of...

 
Terrence Gilbert Oas

Terrence Gilbert Oas

Professor of Biochemistry
Office: 230C Nanaline Duke, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 684-4363
oas@duke.edu
Oas Lab Web Site

Our laboratory is primarily interested in the mechanisms of protein folding. We use nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) and other types of...

 
Christine K. Payne

Christine K. Payne

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Office: 701 W. Main St., Office #4306, Chesterfield Building, Durham, NC 27701
Phone: (919) 681-2096
christine.payne@duke.edu
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Jennifer L West

Jennifer L West

Fitzpatrick Family University Professor of Engineering
Office:
Phone:
jennifer.l.west@duke.edu
http://westlab.pratt.duke.edu

Jennifer West’s research in biomaterials and tissue engineering involves the synthesis, development, and application of novel, biofunctional...

 
Kenichi Yokoyama

Kenichi Yokoyama

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
Office: 307 Research Drive, Rm 233A Nanaline H Duke Bldg, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 684-8848
ken.yoko@duke.edu

 
Stefan Zauscher

Stefan Zauscher

Sternberg Family Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Office: Office: CIEMAS 3385, Mail: 144 Hudson Hall, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-5360
zauscher@duke.edu
Google Scholar

My research lies at the intersection of surface and colloid science, polymer materials engineering, and biointerface science, with four central...

 
Pei Zhou

Pei Zhou

Professor of Biochemistry
Office: 270 Sands Building, Research Drive, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 668-6409
peizhou@biochem.duke.edu

Protein-protein interactions play a pivotal role in the regulation of various cellular processes. The formation of higher order protein...