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A Quarter Century of Undergraduate Research at the Pratt School Virtue Peace Pond in the Doris Duke Center Gardens Ingrid Daubechies, Duke mathematics Professor best-known for work on wavelets Genomic Test Accurately Sorts Viral Versus Bacterial Infections Pratt Profiles: Corey Oses Carla Frisch MEM '08, Senior Advisor, DOE Office of Efficiency & Renewable Energ Brent Wanner MEM '09, Economist, DOE Office of Policy & International Affairs David Anderson MEM '09, Tech Development Mgr., DOE Vehicle Technologies Program Sarah Zaleski, MEM/MPP '07, DOE Project Officer in NYC and Tanana, Alaska Duke Institute for Genome Sciences & Policy Undergraduate students show off their prototype Duke Lemur Center researchers hope to better understand aging of the brain Baby's Innate Number Sense Predicts Future Math Skill Tom Katsouleas, Dean of Pratt School of Engineering Duke Smart Home Program, smart technology for sustainable living Graduate student Aubrey Francisco works with new biomaterial for cell therapy Pratt School of Engineering - 2013 Leading Research Magazine Prof. Robert Lefkowitz, former student share Nobel Prize in Chemistry Dukenvironment Magazine Grad student Mia Liu experiences a year at the Large Hadron Collider, CERN  Duke Named as a Top Producer of Fulbright Student Fellows Studying global Health in the Peruvian Amazon: A Bass Connections Project Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans Center Cochlear Implant Pioneer Blake Wilson to Receive Lasker Award Duke University Libraries Online learning and apps provide new teaching opportunities Duke & Durham Wireless Device Converts “Lost” Energy into Electric Power Research at Duke - a spotlight video Knowledge in Service to Society - a spotlight video Peter Lange, Provost Making leadership a part of education
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