The Rubenstein Arts Center will showcase Duke’s first A.I. art contest, in which contestants collaborated with machines, on Wednesday, March 20 from 6 to 8 p.m.
For Duke mathematics professors, Pi Day presents a unique opportunity to talk about math and share their favorite elements of pi.
During the basketball game on Tuesday March 5, 2019, between Duke and Wake Forest, Engineering and Information Initiative student Greg Spell won the basketball tic tac toe competition, playing against another audience member in the stadium. Watch Greg hustle his way to the win in this short video below!
Ana Barros, the Edmund T. Pratt Jr. School Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Vahid Tarokh, the Rhodes Family Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, have been named members of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE).
On January 17, 2019, the largest Data+ Information Fair yet was held in the Ahmadieh Atrium of Gross Hall. In addition to over 30 Data+ projects, the Rhodes Information Initiative and Data+ also hosted the Code+ and Computer Science Summer research programs at the Information Fair, drawing in 350+ Duke undergraduates from many different disciplines to learn more about these summer research opportunities at Duke.
At the Durham Crisis Intervention Team Awards Banquet on Dec. 7, Nicole Schramm-Sapyta was named Volunteer of the Year, and Data+ and Bass Connections in Brain & Society were named Community Partner Agency of the Year.
Bail is the director of the Polarization Lab at Duke, which brings together scholars from the social sciences, statistics, and computer science to develop new technology to bridge partisan divides.
Duke University’s landmark “big data” initiative has been named in honor of longtime supporters Michael and Maureen Rhodes. The Rhodes Information Initiative at Duke (iiD), founded in 2013, was officially named by the Duke University Board of Trustees in November 2018 to “express deep appreciation and gratitude to Michael George Rhodes and Maureen C. Rhodes for their generosity,” according to the board resolution.
Jordan Hashemi talks about an app to help screen for autism and the math behind it.