Princeton University

School of Engineering & Applied Science

Chiang named Guggenheim Fellow

Prof. Mung Chiang was named one of the 177 Guggenheim Fellows for 2014.   Since 1925, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has annual offered Fellowships to artists, scholars and scientists in all fields.  Fellowships are appointed on the basis of impressive achievement in the past and exceptional promise for future accomplishments.
 
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EE Assistant Professor Barry Rand receives 3M Nontenured Faculty Award

Prof. Barry Rand has received a 3M Nontenured Faculty Award. Rand was recognized for his study of the optical and electrical properties of ultrasmall metal nanoclusters (diameters less than 2 nm) that act as emitters within thin film light emitting devices.
 

HackPrinceton draws over 500 students

HackPrinceton, a weekend-long event held on March 28-30, brought some 500 college students to campus to build hardware and software tools and toys. The event was organized by Princeton undergraduates Hansen Qian  and Adam Yabroudi with a committee of student volunteers.  A panel of judges including experienced technologists in business and academia decided on the best projects. The winners were awarded prizes from sponsors such as Google and Facebook.
 

Reversible and Quantum Circuit Synthesis

Speaker: 
Chia-Chun Lin
Series: 
Final Public Orals
Date/Time: 
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: 
Engineering Quadrangle B327

Cold Dipolar Exciton Fluids on a Chip – From Dark Condensation to Multi-Functional Circuitry

Speaker: 
Professor Ronen Rapaport, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Series: 
Topical Seminars
Date/Time: 
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 1:30pm
Location: 
Engineering Quadrangle, B418