Research News

Jeffrey Krolik (left) and Sina Farsiu (right)

December 04, 2019

Farsiu, Krolik Elected Fellows of the IEEE

Duke engineers honored for research improving ophthalmic image processing and resolution and contributions to statistical signal and sensor array processing for radar and sonar

screen shot of WaSH-AID video

December 03, 2019

Expanding Access to Clean, Safe Sanitation Options

Duke University Center for WaSH-AID aims to leverage tech-enabled solutions to water sanitation and hygiene problems worldwide

Light shining through silver cubes on top of a layer of gold with 3D molecules beneath

November 25, 2019

Light-Trapping Nanocubes Drive Inexpensive Multispectral Camera

Plasmonic light detector could revolutionize multispectral imaging for cancer, food safety and agriculture

LiDAR image

October 24, 2019

Duke-Volvo Team Wins Best Paper Award at ICCV Workshop

The team has developed the first LiDAR system capable of long-range detection and classification

An illustration of a thick disc with lots of small silver cubes on the surface

October 15, 2019

Mikkelsen Wins Moore Inventor Fellowship to Pursue Hyperspectral Cameras

A Moore Inventor Fellowship is supporting a Duke engineer in her quest to develop a small, inexpensive hyperspectral camera

Joel Greenberg and Michael Gehm

October 10, 2019

Safe Travels

Duke ECE is driving a new $5.83 million airport security project

Cynthia Rudin

October 10, 2019

Ethical Algorithms

How do we balance the potentially transformative benefits of new technology against the risks?

September 26, 2019

National Science Foundation Awards $970,000 to Duke University and Partners to Improve Access to Global Energy Data

A $970,000 grant aims to conceptualize a new public platform to create an open knowledge network for high-priority energy data

Array of small gray cylinders of different sizes on a grey sheet with a red beam of light hitting a small section

September 25, 2019

Machine Learning Finds New Metamaterial Designs for Energy Harvesting

Design would enable thermophotovoltaic devices that convert waste heat to electricity

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July 29, 2019

Recovering Color Images from Scattered Light

New technique non-invasively separates spectral bands from scattered light