Research News

A closer look at the target of frozen solution that contains the building blocks for the solar cell material.

January 03, 2018

Laser Evaporation Technology to Create New Solar Materials

Delicate hybrid organic-inorganic crystals open new possibilities for light-based technologies

counting photons

December 15, 2017

Single-Photon Detector Can Count to Four

Quantum information scientists teach an old detector a new trick previously believed impossible

water cloak prototype schematic

December 11, 2017

Electromagnetic Water Cloak Eliminates Drag and Wake

Detailed calculations show water cloaks are feasible with today's technology

Duke logo before and after distortion removal

December 06, 2017

Seeing Through Walls of Unknown Materials

Removing symmetrical distortions allows successful scans with no prior knowledge of a wall’s material

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November 30, 2017

Yiran Chen Named a Fellow of IEEE

Chen was cited for his contributions to spintronic memory

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

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