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May 20, 2022

Jian Pei: Developing Fair and Transparent Applications for Advances in Data Science

New faculty member Jian Pei connects data science research to real-world applications with an eye on efficiency, fairness and transparency

March 11, 2014

Acoustic Cloaking Device Hides Objects from Sound

Duke engineers build world’s first 3-D acoustic cloaking device

February 21, 2014

Duke’s StartupConnect Attracts Startups, Hundreds of Attendees

Pratt School of Engineering co-sponsors event that showcases entrepreneurial opportunities

January 09, 2014

'Superlens' Extends Range of Wireless Power Transfer

Duke University researchers have demonstrated the feasibility of wireless power transfer using low-frequency magnetic fields over distances much larger than the size of the transmitter and receiver.

January 03, 2014

Supercomputers Join Search for 'Cheapium'

Duke Engineers Use Brute Force Computing to Find New Materials

December 12, 2013

Krishnendu Chakrabarty Named a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery

Chakrabarty is a professor of electrical and computer engineering at Duke

November 20, 2013

Chakrabarty Receives Humboldt Research Award

Granted by the Humboldt Foundation to outstanding researchers whose fundamental discoveries have had significant impact

November 08, 2013

Congress Members Visit Duke to Experience the Future of Airport Security

Three members of the North Carolina delegation to Congress—Reps. Richard Hudson (R-NC), George Holding (R-NC), and David Price (D-NC)—visited Duke’s campus on November 6 to tour research labs and view demonstrations of airport security research projects happening at Duke.

November 07, 2013

Wireless Device Converts "Lost" Energy into Electric Power

Using inexpensive materials configured and tuned to capture microwave signals, Duke researchers have designed a power-harvesting device with efficiency similar to that of modern solar panels

October 31, 2013

Stiff-Roberts Garners Funding for “SENSOR Saturday Academy”

Program to give underrepresented minority youth in Durham a taste of engineering

September 23, 2013

Ph.D. Plus Gives Engineering Graduate Students Career Edge

Students learn essential business skills to prepare for industry jobs

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