Apr 292016
 
 April 29, 2016

cummings
The next Rethinking Regulation seminar features Dr. Missy Cummings of the Duke University Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences, and the Duke Electrical and Computer Engineering Department. She will be speaking on human-machine interaction, related to her paper, “Man versus Machine or Man + Machine?

A naval officer and military pilot from 1988-1999, Dr. Cummings was one of the U.S. Navy’s first female fighter pilots. She holds a B.S. in Mathematics from the US Naval Academy, a M.S. in Space Systems Engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School, and a Ph.D. in Systems Engineering from the University of Virginia. Her research interests include human supervisory control, human-unmanned vehicle interaction, human-autonomous system collaboration, human-robot interaction, human-systems engineering, and the ethical and social impact of technology.

Tuesday, November 29
3:30-5:00pm
Ahmadieh Family Conference Room
101 West Duke Building, East Campus

Parking: East Campus parking is available to all Duke parking passes beginning at 4:00PM. However, parking spaces may be limited due to a surplus of employees parking regularly on East Campus. Using the East-West bus is advised for those traveling from West Campus.