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February 19, 2021

Diversifying Computer Science, One Cohort at a Time

Professional development program provides expert training in identity-inclusive topics to improve computing diversity, equity and inclusion

WaSH-AID team member Molly Matlock conducting wastewater sampling

March 03, 2021

Comparing the Swab to the Sewer

Duke pilot testing effectiveness of campus wastewater sampling to detect SARS-CoV-2, and comparing it to nasal swabs

Adrienne Stiff-Roberts

February 18, 2021

The Intersection of Electrical Engineering and Materials Design

In this Q&A, professor Adrienne Stiff-Roberts explains how electrical engineering and materials research intersect, and talks about the multidisciplinary approach that makes Duke special

Ravi Bellamkonda, left, and Jeff Glass

February 16, 2021

Bellamkonda Named Provost at Emory; Glass to Serve as Interim Dean

Ravi Bellamkonda, the dean of the Pratt School of Engineering since 2016, will depart Duke in June to serve as the provost and executive vice president at Emory

Mark Walters, director of Duke's Shared Materials Instrumentation Facility, presents via Zoom.

February 16, 2021

Why Virtual Conferences Are Here to Stay

As Duke community members gain experience with virtual conferences, learn why they feel they’re here to stay

20 silver nanocubes sit on top of a square with many differently colored layers

February 09, 2021

Capturing Free-Space Optical Light for High-Speed WiFi

Plasmonic speed enhancements previously constrained to nanoscale phenomena are replicated on macroscopic devices

A woman in front of a blue background of helical DNA

February 09, 2021

Wills Wins National Science Foundation CAREER Award

Prestigious five-year award will help develop fundamental building blocks enabling more developers to take advantage of hardware-accelerated systems

A nest-shaped object with many different colors on a white background

February 04, 2021

An Unintentional Work of Art

When Duke Engineers went to 3D print an artificial hawk’s nest to hide drone surveillance equipment, the results were more colorful than expected

Steve Cummer

January 26, 2021

Listening to Lightning in the Duke Forest

ECE professor Steve Cummer's field of antennas relays information about when and where lightning strikes

Karis Boyd-Sinkler

January 15, 2021

Boyd-Sinkler Named Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion for Duke Engineering

Beginning in March 2021, Karis Boyd-Sinkler will advance diversity, equity, inclusion and community across Duke Engineering

A blue human head with a grid on it with symbols of computer circuits swirling around

January 14, 2021

At Duke, the Future of Pathology Lies in AI

Duke Engineering and the Duke School of Medicine have joined forces to create a new Division of Artificial Intelligence and Computational Pathology

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