Faculty Profiles

Secondary Faculty

Hashim Al-Hashimi

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

 

Volker Blum

Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
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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...

 

Ashutosh Chilkoti

Alan L. Kaganov Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Office: CIEMAS 3381, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-5373

Google Scholar

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

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

Simon Family Professor
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david.mitzi@duke.edu
Google Scholar - David B. Mitzi

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

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 Medicine, was awarded the 2015 Nobel Prize for Chemistry along with Tomas Lindahl of the...

 

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...

 

Jennifer L West

Fitzpatrick Family University Professor of Engineering
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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

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

Sternberg Family Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Office: 144 Hudson Hall, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-5360
zauscher@duke.edu
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My research lies at the intersection of surface and colloid science, polymer materials engineering, and biointerface science, with four central...

 

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...