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Development Resources

  • VCM - Virtual Machine infrastructure for hosting your website or accessing containerized software.
  • Gitlab - Duke's own Git repository system for code version control and sharing.
  • Streamer - OIT's API system for accessing data sources including Duke directory, curriculum, and ePrint.

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Office Hours & Consultation

The Co-Lab also holds weekly office hours, where our student consultants can help you with your project or answer technology questions in their expertise, listed below. If you have questions about the Co-Lab Studio, you can just visit one of our locations and talk to the students on shift there.

Design & Prototyping questions

The Colab DesignHub staff are available by appointment to help answer questions about your design files and prototyping projects. Staff are listed below and the booking link is found here (

Office Hours

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Name Role Times Expertise
Danai Adkisson Analyst, IT By Appointment Only: Software Development, Dev Ops
Anni Yan Analyst, IT By Appointment Only: Web Dev, UX Design, Game Design, R
Joanna Feaster Bluesmith & DesignHub Program Manager By Appointment Only: Advanced 3D printing, CAD (inventor, onshape), Fabrication (Laser cutting, CNC, Power tools)
Harrison Park Bluesmith Lab Manager
  • By appointment: Questions?
Specialized 3D printing, Material Science
Bryce Fitzpatrick Design Engineer
  • By appointment: Questions?
CAD (Fusion 360, Solidworks, PTC Creo), Fabrication (Laser Cutting, 3D Printing, CNC), electronics (Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Soldering, Cabling, Circuitry), Coding (Python, C++)
Mohsin Haider Design Engineer
  • By appointment: Questions?
CAD (Solidworks, Fusion 360, Onshape, Rhino) Fabrication (Laser Cutting, 3D Printing, Waterjet, CNC, CAM) Electronics (Arduino)
Bryan Gonzalez Design Engineer
  • By appointment: Questions?
CAD (Onshape, Fusion 360, Solidworks), ECAD (KiCAD, Altium, PSpice), Fabrication (Laser Cutting, 3D Printing, WaterJet, CNC), Electronics (Microcontrollers, Soldering, Circuitry), Digital Design (Figma, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere Pro), Coding (Python, C, C++, MATLAB, Java)
Richard Kim Design Engineer
  • By appointment: Questions?
CAD (Solidworks, Fusion360, Onshape), Fabrication (laser cutting, waterjet, cnc, 3D-printing), Coding (Python, C, C++, Java), electronics (arduino, circuits, soldering)
Anna Song Design Engineer
  • By appointment: Questions?
cad (solidworks, fusion360), fabrication (laser cutting, 3d printing, waterjet), digital design (figma, adobe photoshop, adobe premiere pro), electronics (circuitry, soldering)
Adam Yook Design Engineer & Fabricator
  • By appointment: Questions?
CAD (fusion 360, inventor, solidworks, onshape) Simulation Fabrication (CNC)
Swetha Sekhar Design Engineer & Fabricator
  • By appointment: Questions?
CAD Fabrication (Laser Cutting) Electronics (Microcontroller, Soldering) Fabrication (prototyping, iterative design, power tools, laser cutting, water jet)
Annika Allado Design Engineer & Graphic Designer
  • By appointment: Questions?
CAD (fusion, onshape, solidworks) Fabrication (3d printing, CNC, waterjet, lasercutter) Visual Design (Adobe CC, Figma, Illustrator)
Sandra Bermond Front-End Developer By Appointment Only: Roots questions and suggestions, design (graphic, UX and UI), responsive front end development (HTML, CSS, grid)
Julie Williams Program Coordinator By Appointment Only: Manages the Roots Program