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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

This past October, for Family Weekend, undergraduate students and their family members were invited to a dinner at the International House to share with the global community of Duke parents.

November 14, 2017

A Warm Welcome for International Students Arriving on Campus

Although they have different needs, both undergraduate and graduate students receive support to transition from their home countries to their lives as Duke students

November 08, 2017

Li Named Distinguished Member of the Association for Computing Machinery

Hai "Helen" Li was recognized for her contributions toward developing the next generation of computer hardware

Vahid Tarokh, the Rhodes Family Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

November 06, 2017

Vahid Tarokh: Turning Patterns in Data into Products and Predictions

New faculty member Vahid Tarokh has a history of securing strong signals from complicated datasets

Iman Marvian

October 26, 2017

Iman Marvian: Harnessing Quantum Mechanics for Tomorrow’s Technologies

New faculty member Iman Marvian applies quantum information theory to fields from computing to condensed matter physics

Duke alumnus Eddy Cue discussed his career at Apple and advised students in a program designed to attract more women into technology fields. Photo by Duke Photography

October 25, 2017

Duke Alumnus, Apple Innovator Eddy Cue Helps Promote DTech Program

Duke expands effort to inspire more women to enter computer science and electrical engineering

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October 06, 2017

Seven Graduate Students Earn External Fellowships

Highly competitive national awards help graduate students conduct research

Kenneth Brown

October 04, 2017

Kenneth Brown: Connecting Quantum Systems to Computers and the Cosmos

New faculty member Kenneth Brown joins a growing group at Duke focused on building a quantum computer

Jungsang Kim

October 03, 2017

Jungsang Kim Named Fellow of The Optical Society

Distinction recognizes work on trapped ions for quantum computing

Emily Shannon and Gabriel Antoniak test the length of the first prototype prosthetic arm while the recipient tries it on during their first trip to Haiti

September 26, 2017

Printing Outside the Borders

Duke Engineering students design and 3D-print a prosthetic arm for a young Haitian boy

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