Research News

Digits 0 through 4 in different colors reconstructed with some distortion

July 29, 2019

Recovering Color Images from Scattered Light

New technique non-invasively separates spectral bands from scattered light

June 21, 2019

Let's Learn Quantum

A week-long summer school led by Duke ECE professor Kenneth Brown explored topics in quantum information for beginners and experts alike

The Dan River Prison Work Farm

June 19, 2019

An App for Stopping Drone Deliveries over Prison Walls

Duke engineers are developing an app for the North Carolina Department of Public Safety to detect and thwart drones attempting to deliver contraband at state prisons

Guillermo Sapiro

June 12, 2019

Building Dictionaries for Machine Learning from Sparse Data

Guillermo Sapiro’s paper laying the foundations of modern machine learning earns a “Test of Time” award 10 years after its publication

Miroslav Pajic (left) and Michael Zavlanos (right)

June 06, 2019

Pajic, Zavlanos Part of the New Air Force Center of Excellence

New center will focus on assured autonomy in contested environments for a wide variety of Air Force systems

Miroslav Pajic kneeling with research group and small toy car

May 22, 2019

Pajic Wins 2019 IEEE Cyber-Physical Systems Early Career Award

Award recognizes a junior researcher who has demonstrated outstanding contributions to the field of cyber-physical systems with a focus on the significance and impact of their research

Miroslav Pajic kneeling with research group and small toy car

March 25, 2019

Pajic Receives ACM SIGBED Early Career Researcher Award

Award recognizes outstanding contributions by early career investigators in the area of embedded, real-time and cyber-physical systems

long plastic device with what looks like different staircases etched in

March 07, 2019

“Meta-Mirror” Reflects Sound Waves in Any Direction

New device perfectly controls the angle of reflection of sound waves

A computer rendering of a field of short cylinders hovering above a flat surface

February 15, 2019

Researchers Discover Anti-Laser Masquerading as Perfect Absorber

With a tweak of only 0.3 millimeters, a material designed to absorb all light of a specific color demands the waves be synchronized as well

Ingrid Daubechies

February 12, 2019

Daubechies Named North American Laureate of 2019 L'Oréal-UNESCO International Award For Women in Science

Award presented annually since 1998 to five outstanding women in chemistry, physics, materials science, mathematics and computer science

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