Mary Louise Cummings

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Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

Appointments and Affiliations
  • Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
  • Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Associate of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society
  • Investigator Duke Institute for Brain Sciences
Contact Information:
  • Email Address: m.cummings@duke.edu
Education:

  • Ph.D. University of Virginia, 2004

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions:

    Courses Taught:
    • ECE 391: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
    • ECE 392: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
    • ECE 493: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
    • EGRMGMT 590: Advanced Topics in Engineering Management
    • ME 392: Undergraduate Projects in Mechanical Engineering
    • ME 491: Special Projects in Mechanical Engineering
    • ME 492: Special Projects in Mechanical Engineering
    • ME 555: Advanced Topics in Mechanical Engineering
    • ME 758S: Curricular Practical Training
    • NEUROSCI 493: Research Independent Study 1
    • NEUROSCI 494: Research Independent Study 2
    • NEUROSCI 495: Research Independent Study 3
    • NEUROSCI 496: Research Independent Study 4

    Representative Publications: (More Publications)
      • Miotto, P; Singh, L; Paduano, JD; Clare, A; Cummings, ML; Weitz, LA, Aircraft autonomy, vol 460 (2016), pp. 81-107 [10.1007/978-3-662-47694-9_3] [abs].
      • Clare, AS; Cummings, ML; Repenning, NP, Influencing Trust for Human-Automation Collaborative Scheduling of Multiple Unmanned Vehicles., Human Factors, vol 57 no. 7 (2015), pp. 1208-1218 [10.1177/0018720815587803] [abs].
      • Cummings, ML; Gao, F; Thornburg, KM, Boredom in the Workplace: A New Look at an Old Problem., Human Factors (2015) [abs].
      • Boyer, M; Cummings, ML; Spence, LB; Solovey, ET, Investigating Mental Workload Changes in a Long Duration Supervisory Control Task, Interacting with Computers, vol 27 no. 5 (2015), pp. 512-520 [10.1093/iwc/iwv012] [abs].
      • Ryan, JC; Cummings, ML, Effects of Safety Protocols on Unmanned Vehicle Ground Operations, Journal of Aerospace Information Systems, vol 12 no. 7 (2015), pp. 431-440 [10.2514/1.I010293] [abs].