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June 29, 2021

Marvian Wins National Science Foundation CAREER Award

Prestigious five-year award will help develop a fundamental understanding of quantum mechanical phenomena such as quantum chaos and quantum thermodynamics

September 18, 2013

Genomic Test Accurately Sorts Viral Versus Bacterial Infections

A blood test developed by Duke researchers showed more than 90-percent accuracy in distinguishing between viral and bacterial infections when tested in people with respiratory illnesses.

September 09, 2013

Cochlear Implant Pioneer Blake Wilson to Receive Lasker Award

Duke Engineering Alumnus and Adjunct Professor Honored with Respected Science Prize

August 06, 2013

Entrepreneurs in ECE

Entrepreneurship success stories abound in Duke’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

July 10, 2013

Teaching machines to watch TV

Leslie Collins' signal processing group is working to turn moving pictures into data that could be analyzed statistically

July 10, 2013

Shaping data

Mathematician and computer science/ECE professor John Harer and his collaborators want to unwind the variety of biological clocks found in cells

July 10, 2013

Probability, not certainty

David Dunson is a statistician who helps neuroscientists and physicians to better diagnose illnesses.

July 10, 2013

The art of analysis

ngrid Daubechies has been collecting information about artworks, trying to understand the differences between originals and copies

July 10, 2013

Geometries of data, from molecules to threat detection

We’re used to objects having a certain length, width and depth. They usually exist in time as well, giving them four dimensions. But to Mauro Maggioni, a professor of mathematics, computer science and electrical and computer engineering (ECE) at Duke, four dimensions aren’t enough to understand how [...]

July 10, 2013

Data-based detective work

New faculty member Guillermo Sapiro is particularly excited by the new directions his work is taking in this highly interdisciplinary environment

July 10, 2013

Big Data, Big Insights

The new Information Initiative at Duke (iiD) brings together a supergroup of experts to translate massive data into major breakthroughs—in arenas from homeland security to human health.