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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 consulants 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.

Office Hours

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Name Role Times Expertise
Anni Yan Analyst, IT By Appointment Only: Javascript, Unity 3D, C#, R Shiny, UX Research, Game Design
Danai Adkisson Analyst, IT By Appointment Only: Software Development, Dev Ops Automation and Orchestration
Chip Bobbert CoLab Architect Join virtual office hours
  • By Appointment:
fusion360, solidworks, onshape, simulation, fabrication, cnc, project management, advanced 3D printing
Aaron Price Design Engineer & Electronics Ninja
  • Fridays 1-3pm
  • Questions?
Arduino, Circuits, Lasercutting, Coding, Prototyping, PCB Design
Iman von Briesen Design Engineer & Fabricator Join virtual office hours
  • Tues. 3-5pm
  • Questions?
Fusion360, SolidWorks, Onshape, Simulation, FEA, Fabrication, CNC, Matlab, Python, Laser Cutting, Illustrator, GibbsCAM
Swetha Sekhar Design Engineer & Fabricator Join virtual office hours
  • Mondays noon-2pm
  • Questions?
Adam Yook Design Engineer & Fabricator Join virtual office hours
  • Tues. noon-2pm
  • Questions?
Fusion360, Inventor, SolidWorks, Onshape, Simulation, Fabrication, CNC
Joanna Feaster Design Engineer & Fabricator, Project Manager
  • Wed. 2-4pm
  • Questions?
Bluesmith, Advanced 3D printing, Inventor, SolidWorks, Onshape, Fabrication, Project Management, Trello, C++, Python
Annika Allado Design Engineer & Graphic Designer
  • Mondays 10am-noon
  • Questions?
Additive Manufacturing, CAD (Fusion, Onshape and Solidworks), CNC, waterjet, lasercutter, 3D printing, adobe CC, figma
Daniel Winkelman Electronics Ninja Join virtual office hours
  • Thursdays 1:30-3:30pm
  • Questions?
C++, Unix/Linux, Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Circuits and Microcontrollers
Anna Mollard Lead Student Dev Join virtual office hours
  • Mon 1-3pm
  • Wed 12-3pm
Java, Python, Git, Ruby on Rails, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, React, MongoDB, SQL
Sandra Bermond Program Manager By Appointment Only: Roots questions and suggestions, design (graphic, UX and UI), responsive front end development (HTML, CSS, grid)
Zhichen Guo Liau Student Dev Join virtual office hours
  • Mon 11am-1pm
  • Tues 6-8pm
  • Fri 12-3pm
bash, git, ruby, ruby on rails, html, css, javascript, Illustrator
Maryam Shahid Student Dev Join virtual office hours
  • Mon 4-6pm
  • Wed 5-7pm
  • Thurs 1-3pm
Linux, Bash, Git, Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Front-End (HTML, CSS, Javascript), Python, Java, C, RISCV
Vaishvi Patel Student Dev Join virtual office hours
  • Mon 12-3pm
  • Tues 1:30-3:30pm
  • Wed 5-8pm
Git, Ruby on Rails, React, Frontend (HTML, CSS, Javascript), Java, Ruby, Python