Spotlight | Duke Kunshan University


A student research team led by Ming-Chun Huang, associate professor of data and computational science at Duke Kunshan, and Wenyao Xu, professor of computer science and engineering at SUNY Buffalo, has won an award for work on developing an app that could detect Covid-19 through the sound of a cough or a spoken sentence.

Dr. Shenglan Tang and Dr. Yunguo Liu have been appointed as co-directors of Duke Kunshan University’s global health department.

Released on Sept. 9, the research uncovered major causal factors and outlined actions that could be taken to reduce collisions.

A research team led by physicist Changcheng Zheng has worked with medical device company Landing Med to develop a portable microscope with higher optical resolution and a more easily transportable communication module.

Ming Li, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at DKU, has led a student team in a project to develop an elevator accident detection system, which has resulted in several patent applications as well as students authoring research papers that were presented at an international conference.