Research News

Lu Qi, an Electrical and Computer Engineering Postdoctoral Fellow in the Brown Lab works on a quantum computer setup.

November 16, 2020

Duke to Launch Quantum Center

The Center's Scalable Quantum Computing Laboratory, or SQLab, aims to put quantum computers directly into the hands of users

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November 13, 2020

Duke Awarded $4.5 Million to Advance Global Research Technologies in Sanitation, Public Health

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation grant awarded to the Center for Water, Sanitation, Hygiene and Infectious Disease (WaSH-AID)

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October 27, 2020

Duke Researchers to Monitor Brain Injury with Machine Learning

Duke researchers received a multi-year scientific research agreement from CortiCare to engineer a machine-learning approach to continuously monitor patients with brain injuries

Robert Calderbank (left) and Vahid Tarokh (right)

October 20, 2020

Duke to Lead $5 Million Center to Develop U.S. Air Force Wireless Communications Protocols

National initiative will develop AI-informed communication and networking protocols fast and reliable enough to handle Air Force requirements

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September 21, 2020

Filling an AI and Materials Science Training Gap

Duke University awarded $3 million to develop a graduate training program at the nexus of artificial intelligence and materials science

NSF Convergence Accelerator launches second cohort

September 17, 2020

Duke-Led Team to Develop Privacy-Minded AI Health Learning Platform

A new $1 million NSF Convergence Accelerator award will support privacy-preserving machine learning models for health care

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September 02, 2020

Duke Joins Peers on New National Quantum Initiative Advisory Committee

Committee tasked with counseling the White House on ways to ensure continued American leadership in quantum information science

Michael Reiter

September 02, 2020

Michael Reiter: Cybersecurity Is a Moving Target

New faculty member Michael Reiter spends a lot of time with his head in the clouds, but his work on computer security started long before 'the cloud' was even a thing

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September 01, 2020

Duke Joins $115 Million Quantum Systems Accelerator

Five-year project seeks to energize the nation’s research community to ensure U.S. leadership in quantum R&D and accelerate the transfer of quantum technologies

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August 31, 2020

Duke Researchers Join National Effort to Demystify Deep Learning

$10 million award will explore the mechanisms underlying deep learning algorithms to push AI applications to the next level