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collage of external fellows

October 06, 2017

Seven Graduate Students Earn External Fellowships

Highly competitive national awards help graduate students conduct research

The SMIF Undergraduate User Program provides Duke students with hands-on experience working with specialized equipment for fabrication, characterization, and imaging of micro- and nanoscale objects.

August 21, 2017

Duke Undergrads Explore Nanoscience Research

A unique program gives Duke undergraduates hands-on experience working with specialized equipment for fabrication, characterization, and imaging of micro- and nanoscale objects.

Kevin Fraser

August 15, 2017

Kevin Fraser Named North Carolina’s First Tau Beta Pi Laureate

Electrical and computer engineering graduate first North Carolina student to earn the distinction

George A. Truskey

August 10, 2017

Truskey Reappointed as Senior Associate Dean for Duke Engineering

George A. Truskey has been reappointed as senior associate dean of the Pratt School of Engineering for a four-year term, serving through June 30, 2021. In this role, Truskey provides overarching leadership for research advancement and space planning at Pratt, while leading additional strategic [...]

Duke undergraduates Ankit Rastogi (L) and Zui Dighe (R), the North American finalists in Schneider Electric's 2017 Go Green in the City case competition, will head to Paris in October for the international finals.

August 09, 2017

Student Team’s Success in Energy Case Competition is Powered By the Unique Duke Experience

A Duke University undergraduate team has taken top honors in the North American division of Schneider Electric’s 2017 Go Green in the City case competition

Jungsang Kim, one of the founders of IonQ

July 28, 2017

IonQ Raises $20M to Advance Quantum Computing for Commercial Applications

Company aims to bring quantum computers to market using differentiated ion-trapping approach

Krishnendu Chakrabarty, the new chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

July 18, 2017

Chakrabarty Named Chair of Duke Electrical & Computer Engineering

Chakrabarty, the William H. Younger Professor of Engineering at Duke, is an internationally known computer engineering innovator recognized for his pioneering work in lab-on-a-chip design automation, 3-D integrated circuits and wireless sensor networks.

The 2017 Duke Technology Scholars in orientation before heading out to internships at leading high-tech companies.

June 16, 2017

From Durham to Silicon Valley: Duke Technology Scholars Program Helps Women Thrive in Tech

The 2017 class of 34 DTech scholars represents a next and accelerating step to increase the number of tech-savvy women working in computer science and engineering.

Guillermo Sapiro and Helen Egger

June 15, 2017

Autism App Team Wins Cultural Diversity Award

International Society for Autism Research recognizes app designed to help expand autism screenings to young children in low-resource areas

A demonstration of the printed carbon nanotubes on a flexible surface. The prototype tire tread sensor (middle) is flanked by the logos of Duke University and Fetch Automotive Design Group.

June 14, 2017

Printed Sensors Monitor Tire Wear in Real Time

Electrical engineers have invented a printed sensor made of metallic carbon nanotubes that can monitor the tread of tires in real-time.

still frame from quantum computing video

June 08, 2017

From the Abacus to Supercomputers to Quantum Computers

Jungsang Kim helps lead the charge into a new computing revolution

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