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May 18, 2017

Chakrabarty Wins 2017 IEEE Circuits and Systems Society Technical Achievement Award

Computer engineering innovator recognized for work in lab-on-a-chip design automation, 3-D integrated circuits and wireless sensor networks

May 01, 2007

Royal Wins NDSEG Fellowship

ECE graduate student Matthew Royal for winning a prestigious three-year National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship sponsored and funded by the Department of Defense. Royal was selected by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research from over 3,400 applications. The [...]

May 01, 2007

Cornwell’s Beer Launcher

Pratt ECE graduate John W. Cornwell continues to receive attention for his beer launcher invention. Cornwell, who graduated last May, was recently on the Ellen DeGeneres TV show. He was on the Late Show with David Letterman last month. Check out his invention at http://www.duke.edu/~jwc13/ [...]

May 01, 2007

Math Team Aces Contest with Airplane Boarding Model

Duke University teams led a pair of international math competitions with four “outstanding” awards. Only 18 out of more than 1,200 teams participating received the highest designation of “outstanding” in the competitions, which were sponsored by the Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications [...]

May 01, 2007

Sixth-Graders Get a 'BOOST' in N.C. Science Fair Competition

Two local sixth-grade girls--both advised by a graduate student “coach” from the Pratt School of Engineering--advanced through local and regional science fair competitions to compete at the state level this year. “The girls are exceptionally bright and very motivated and their hard work was [...]

April 01, 2007

Li wins presentation award at AGU

Ph.D. student Jingbo Li, in Professor Steve Cummer's lab, won an Outstanding Student Presentation award at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting in December. The AGU said his presentation on lightning processes in long delayed sprites was recognized as among the best of a strong group of [...]

April 01, 2007

Duke's First Engineers Week Draws a Crowd

Duke's first campus-wide Engineers Week celebration, offering a week-long series of events for both Pratt and Trinity students, proved a big success. The week's grand finale, an E-social loaded with contests and competitions that pitted "Team Pratt" against "Team Trinity," drew more than 500 [...]

March 01, 2007

Taking Advice from Alumni

On Feb. 9, Pratt school alums offered advice to current students at two different forums. Natalie Wisniewski, a medical device consultant who obtained her doctorate in biomedical engineering in Professor Monte Reichert's lab, spoke at a Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE) event on enhancing [...]

March 01, 2007

Civic Engagement to Become Integral to a Duke Undergraduate Education

In one of the most ambitious efforts of its kind in U.S. higher education, Duke University will make civic engagement an integral part of its undergraduate experience beginning in 2008, university president Richard H. Brodhead announced on Feb. 12. The university is planning at least three pilot [...]

February 09, 2007

Advanced Liquid Logic

Advanced Liquid Logic develops products that leverage the Company's unique droplet-based liquid handling technology for high quality, reliable, rapid, and cost effective results in a diverse range of diagnostic and other applications. Digital microfluidics is a lab-on-a-chip approach based on [...]

February 09, 2007

Signal Innovations Group, Inc.

Signal Innovations Group, Inc. (SIG) is a Research Triangle Park, NC based company that is pioneering new data modeling methods and cutting-edge algorithm design for pattern recognition and decision systems. These technologies have enabled our customers to understand and exploit sensor data in new [...]

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