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August 10, 2020

Phoenix Project Delivers Data-Rich Summer Opportunities

When summer internships disappeared in a puff of smoke, Duke students rallied to create meaningful experiences in data science and software engineering, matching 210 students with projects at nearly 75 companies

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July 02, 2020

Duke Launches Master’s Program in Cybersecurity

The 30-credit degree, available on-campus or online, trains students in the technical, ethical and business dimensions of cybersecurity

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June 12, 2020

Duke's Labs Are Back in Business, but in a New Way

The herculean efforts to re-start Duke’s campus and medical school research laboratories are nearly complete

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June 11, 2020

Sound Waves Transport Droplets for Rewritable Lab-on-a-Chip Devices

Vibrating transducers create tunnels in a thin layer of oil to transport droplets across a chip without leaving a trace behind

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June 09, 2020

A Message from Dean Bellamkonda on #ShutDownSTEM

A call for reflection on structural racism in academia and society

Rising junior Onome Akinbode-James and rising sophomore Jennifer Ezeh

June 05, 2020

Student-Athlete Starts Fund to Help Nigerian Communities Affected by COVID-19

Duke ECE undergraduate student and basketball player Onome Akinbode-James is leveraging social media to raise funds for those struggling to survive

Yiran Chen

June 04, 2020

Duke Engineer Wins Prestigious IEEE Mid-Career Award

Electrical and computer engineering faculty member Yiran Chen is recognized for pioneering contributions to the field of cyber-physical systems

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May 29, 2020

Duke Launches Graduate Certificate in AI for Product Innovation

Designed for working professionals, the new program's online classes start in August 2020

Krishnendu Chakrabarty

May 28, 2020

Chakrabarty Reappointed Chair of Duke ECE

Krishnendu Chakrabarty has been reappointed as chair of Duke’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and will hold a new three-year term extending to June 2023

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May 26, 2020

Performance and Technology

What happens when you mix engineering students with dance students and tell them to put on a show?

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May 21, 2020

Genetic Barcodes Can Ensure Authentic DNA Fingerprints

Researchers propose a way of ensuring that genetic samples taken in the field for DNA fingerprinting arrive at the laboratory unaltered

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