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January 23, 2022 | Duke Science and Technology

Computational Thinking Is for Everyone

The core priority of Duke's Center for Computational Thinking is to ensure all Duke students can be exposed to computational approaches and learn to use data to create new knowledge

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January 20, 2022 | Duke Science and Technology

One Step Ahead

Vahid Tarokh is using machine learning to predict catastrophic events before they occur

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January 14, 2022

The First AI Breast Cancer Sleuth That Shows Its Work

New AI for mammography scans aims to aid rather than replace human decision-making

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January 13, 2022

Duke Engineering’s FinTech Program Sends Certificates to Coursera Students as NFTs

Those who completed a sequence of courses on blockchain received certificates of completion in an appropriate form—as unique digital tokens

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December 22, 2021

Let’s Build an Artbot

Could a team of undergraduates program simple robots to use a more painterly stroke? ECE Professor of the Practice Tyler Bletsch wanted to find out

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December 10, 2021

AI Models Microprocessor Performance in Real-Time

New algorithm predicts processor power consumption trillions of times per second while requiring little power or circuitry of its own

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December 09, 2021

Twelve Graduate Students Earn External Fellowships in 2021

Highly competitive national awards will help 12 new and returning Duke Engineering graduate students conduct research on campus

December 07, 2021

Solutions for Seedling Sunburn, Runaway Trash Bins and Other Woes

First-year design teams develop solutions for real clients with real problems, like crop loss and decreased mobility

December 02, 2021 | Duke University

Inside Class'room' Learning

This year, across Duke University, safety came first. Professors had to envision new learning methods, those that drew on the intimacies of a shared environment but allowed for interactions amid masking, distance and testing

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December 02, 2021

KEEN Teaching: Duke Engineering Faculty Engage with National Education Network

Faculty are creating impactful educational experiences grounded in problem-based learning and an entrepreneurial mindset

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December 01, 2021 | Duke Today

Daily and Samanez-Larkin to Lead Faculty Quadex Engagement

A commitment to student-faculty engagement and undergraduate intellectual exploration