Princeton University

School of Engineering & Applied Science

Lamme Award honors Vince Poor for leadership in engineering education and research

H. Vincent Poor, who served as Princeton's dean of engineering from 2006 to 2016, has been awarded the Benjamin Garver Lamme Award, honoring more than four decades of contributions to engineering education.

Research collaboration with Qualcomm Technologies selected to receive Dean for Research Innovation funding

A collaboration between Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and researchers from Princeton's Department of Electrical Engineering aims to open up new capacity for mobile phones and other wireless devices to connect to the internet by expanding use of the electromagnetic spectrum, the "highway" that carries wireless signals.

EE group wins top prize at Innovation Forum

Researchers unveiled technical advances such as a portable device that could reduce injuries, costs and pain associated with intravenous injections and a power architecture that slashes data centers’ electric bills at Princeton University’s 14th annual Innovation Forum on Wednesday, February 27.

Sharad Malik named Outstanding Researcher by Intel

Chair of electrical engineering Sharad Malik has received the Outstanding Researcher Award from Intel Labs, one of four such awards that honor major innovations in emerging technologies.

New technology marks a key step toward shrinking a medical lab to fit on fingertip

Identifying a patient’s viral infection or diagnosing a blood disorder usually requires a lab and skilled technicians. Now researchers co-led by EE professor Kaushik Sengupta have developed a new technology that goes a long way toward replacing the lab with a single microchip.

 

Claire Gmachl named head of Whitman College at Princeton

Claire Gmachl, the Eugene Higgins Professor of Electrical Engineering, has been named head of Whitman College, one of Princeton’s six residential colleges. She will begin her four-year term on July 1.

Graduate alumna seeks new ways for quantum computing to mature

Graduate alumna and Intel research scientist Sonika Johri has called for a more application-driven approach to designing quantum computers, which use quantum mechanics to solve problems beyond conventional computers’ capabilities.

Funds spur innovation and benefit for society

A new method to combat antibiotic resistance; a way to use computer science to limit misinformation; and a plan to better understand the impacts of land use and climate change on flooding are among 19 projects awarded Innovation Research Grants this year through the School of Engineering and Applied Science.

Jeff Thompson among three Princeton Engineering faculty members awarded Sloan Research Fellowships

Jeff Thompson is one of ten Princeton scientists, including three faculty members in the School of Engineering and Applied Science, selected to receive a 2019 Sloan Research Fellowship, a highly competitive grant given to outstanding young scholars working at the frontiers of their fields.

 

Department chair Sharad Malik recognized with Distinguished Alumni Award

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