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August 31, 2022

Athena First Annual Showcase Presentations and Pictures August 2022

Showcase slides: https://duke.box.com/s/j9u4r6asw72psgtbtuw5fh576cnrjvqr Showcase pictures: https://duke.box.com/s/qwrjnpuj2zcsb4m65x1mg7bx8j0hkd3n    

August 3, 2022 | Princeton news

Olga Russakovsky wins NSF Career Award and the PAMI Young Researcher Award!

Congratulations to Olga Russakovsky, assistant professor of computer science at Princeton University and Athena Institute PI, for being awarded the 2022 Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI) Young Researcher Award. The honor is given annually in recognition of “a [...]

June 6, 2022 | Yale News

Abhishek Bhattacharjee Wins 2022 Ackerman Award

Congratulations to Athena Institute PI Abhishek Bhattacharjee for winning the prestigious Ackerman Award for teaching and mentoring!  

June 6, 2022 | Yale News

Abhishek Bhattacharjee Wins 2022 Ackerman Award

Congratulations to Athena Institute PI Abhishek Bhattacharjee for winning the prestigious Ackerman Award for teaching and mentoring!  

February 14, 2022 | Pratt School of Engineering

Congratulations to Yiran Chen on being elected a senior member of the National Academy of Inventors!

NAI senior members are active faculty, scientists and administrators with success in patents, licensing and commercialization and have produced technologies that have the potential for a real impact on the welfare of society. They also foster a spirit of innovation within [...]

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February 14, 2022 | Duke Today

Athena faculty members Shaundra B. Daily and Nicki Washington honored as Black Leaders in STEM

Duke professors Shaundra (Shani) B. Daily and Nicki Washington were among the people recognized Tuesday by NC Gov. Roy Cooper as Black leaders and organizations in the science, technology, engineering and math fields who are doing critical and innovative work that is [...]

Yiran Chen

January 31, 2022 | Pratt School of Engineering

Duke ECE professor Yiran Chen has won IEEE’s Edward J. McCluskey Technical Achievement Award

Duke ECE professor Yiran Chen has won IEEE’s Edward J. McCluskey Technical Achievement Award, for his work in nonvolatile memory technologies and their applications. He is the third member of his department to win the award.  

January 19, 2022 | Athena

Congratulations to our newly elected ACM Fellows!

Dr. Helen Li, Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Computer Science at Duke University and Dr. Lin Zhong, Professor of Computer Science at Yale University have been named ACM Fellows. As a fellow, Dr. Li and Dr. Zhong join a select group of the top 1% of [...]

December 15, 2021 | Athena

Congratulations to our 2022 NEWLY ELEVATED IEEE FELLOWS!

Prof. Suman Banerjee, Madison, WI, for development of tools to improve performance and usability of wireless systems, and  Prof. Zhuoqing Mao, Ann Arbor, MI, for contributions to performance and security of internet routing and mobile systems

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November 19, 2021 | Pratt School of Engineering

Duke Engineering Launches ‘Athena’ Center for AI and Edge Computing

The new center’s kickoff event featured a showcase of proposed edge computing projects

November 19, 2021

Kickoff Meeting Presentations

Click here to watch the 2021 Athena Kickoff Meeting speakers

Yiran Chen

August 17, 2021 | Duke Engineering News

Diversifying the Edge Computing Ecosystem

New Duke-led, NSF-funded “Athena” center for AI seeks to advance next-generation mobile networks and make fast, secure edge computing accessible to more users

Professor Yiran Chen, second from right, and students. (Duke Photo)

July 29, 2021 | Duke Today

NSF Launches Artificial Intelligence Research Center at Duke

$20 million, five-year effort to improve mobile systems and networks with AI

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July 29, 2021 | NSF

National Science Foundation Announces 11 New National AI Research Institutes

NSF partnerships expand National AI Research Institutes to 40 states

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