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June 20, 2011
Duke University awarded degrees to more than 550 undergraduate and graduate engineering students this spring in ceremonies that began with university-wide ceremonies at Wallace Wade Stadium and Pratt School of Engineering-specific sites at Cameron Indoor Stadium and Duke Chapel. Pratt Dean Tom [...]
June 17, 2011
This past summer I worked for Precision Photonics, a relatively small laser optics company in my hometown of Boulder, CO.
January 15, 2009
A device that can bestow invisibility to an object by “cloaking” it from visual light is closer to reality. After being the first to demonstrate the feasibility of such a device by constructing a prototype in 2006, a team of Duke University engineers have produced a new type of cloaking device, [...]
December 01, 2006
Two researchers at Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering have been named to the "Scientific American 50" for their work on developing an "invisibility cloak."
October 19, 2006
A team led by scientists at Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering has demonstrated the first working "invisibility cloak." The cloak deflects microwave beams so they flow around a "hidden" object inside with little distortion, making it appear almost as if nothing were there at all.
December 01, 1986
In 1986, a student profiled the first two female graduates of Duke's College of Engineering