Check out the latest media coverage of Duke engineering research and education.
The News & Observer | December 27, 2017
Featuring Heather Stapleton, Lee Ferguson
Lee Ferguson and Heather Stapleton find trace amounts of chemicals similar to GenX in Jordan Lake, two of its feeder streams and in the town of Cary's tap water.
Optics & Photonics News | December 26, 2017
Featuring Jungsang Kim
Jungsang Kim shows that a common single-photon detector can also be used to count up to four.
Nature | December 21, 2017
Featuring Charles Gersbach
Charles Gersbach provides his expert insights into the recent use of CRISPR to knock out mutant genes in inner-ear cells.
Medium | December 4, 2017
Featuring Daniel Sorin
James Kuffner, chief technology officer of the Toyota Research Institute, welcomes Realtime Robotics to the portfolio.
The Engineer | November 29, 2017
Featuring Ravi Bellamkonda
Read about Dean Ravi Bellamkonda's vision for the future of the Duke Engineering undergraduate experience in this month's edition of "The Engineer" magazine.
STAT | November 27, 2017
Featuring Lingchong You
Lingchong You finds that bacteria that swap genes for antibiotics resistance will remain resistant even after the antibiotics are removed from the equation.
WUNC Here & Now | November 16, 2017
Featuring Missy Cummings
Host Frank Stasio speaks with AI experts, including Duke's Mary "Missy" Cummings, for their perspective on the capacity and limits of artificial intelligence.
R&D Magazine | November 8, 2017
Featuring Amanda Randles
A comprehensive look at Amanda Randles's work to use supercomputers to model blood flow down to the cellular level to help predict where cancer cells will metastasize or inform a surgeon where to place a shunt to bypass a faulty ventricle.
The Chronicle of Higher Education | November 7, 2017
Learn about the Duke DTech Scholars Program, a career-training program that seeks to increase gender diversity in the technology industry by placing female computer-science and electrical-engineering majors in internships in Silicon Valley and beyond, and meet some of its most recent participants.
Robotics Business Review | November 3, 2017
Featuring Daniel Sorin
Founded in 2016 by professors Dan Sorin and George Konidaris, Realtime Robotics has secured $2 million in seed funding. Key investors in the seed round include SPARX Group Ltd., Scrum Ventures, and Toyota AI Ventures, a venture capital subsidiary of Toyota Research Institute (TRI).