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Joel Greenberg (left) and Michael Gehm (right)

December 07, 2018

Duke to Lead $5.83 Million DHS Project to Reinvent Airport Screening

Engineering researchers will develop molecular-level x-ray screening technology to improve airport security

two images of a flower before and after 'sharpening' with a computer algorithm

December 06, 2018

Duke Team Attempts a Real-Life Version of CSI 'Zoom and Enhance'

Student team led by Cynthia Rudin helps A.I. makes blurry images sharp by "imagining" the missing pixels

Mohamed S. Ibrahim

December 06, 2018

Engineering Ph.D. Graduate Receives Dissertation Award

Mohamed S. Ibrahim has received the 2018 Council of Graduate Schools (CGS)/ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Award in Mathematics, Physical Sciences, and Engineering

Michael and Maureen Rhodes

December 05, 2018

Information Initiative at Duke Named to Honor Michael and Maureen Rhodes

The Rhodes family has made significant contributions to advance the initiative, which works to increase computational research and expand student engagement in the rapidly growing field of data sciences

Steve Cummer, David Mitzi, Willie Padilla, David Smith, Mark Wiesner, Benjamin Wiley

November 28, 2018

Six Duke Engineers Named to 2018 Highly Cited Researchers List

Duke Engineering can claim six of its faculty members as the most influential researchers in the world

Kenneth Brown

November 28, 2018

Kenneth Brown's Quantum Primer

Duke Electrical and Computer Engineering’s Kenneth Brown presents a quantum overview, sponsored by Duke Science & Society

Krishnendu Chakrabarty

November 26, 2018

Chakrabarty Named Fellow of the AAAS

Honor recognizes scientifically or socially distinguished efforts to advance science or its applications

Lisa Gresham Huettel

November 26, 2018

Duke Engineering Professor Wins International Teaching Award

The IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award honors a single individual’s inspirational teaching of undergraduate students

waveguide closeup

November 19, 2018

Bending Light Around Tight Corners Without Backscattering Losses

New photonic crystal waveguide based on topological insulators paves the way to build futuristic light-based computers

computer models of technology

November 19, 2018

Reinvented Toilets to Debut In Two Indian Cities

Plan includes densely populated Warangal in Telangana and Narsapur in Andhra Pradesh

William Shakespeare with lines of code on top of his face

November 16, 2018

Bard or Bot?

Duke team wins prize for most human-like sonnet written by A.I.

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