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.
 

Corning Glass Innovations

Speaker: 
Donnell Walton, Technology Director of Specialty Materials Development at Corning Incorporated
Series: 
Topical Seminars
Date/Time: 
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 12:00pm
Location: 
Equad E219

Buying energy for the Princeton campus

Speaker: 
Thomas A. Nyquist, Executive Director, Engineering and Campus Energy, Engineering and Construction
Series: 
Topical Seminars
Date/Time: 
Monday, April 28, 2014 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Friend Center, 109

A History of Electric Utilities

Speaker: 
Adje Mensah, Chief Executive Officer, A.F. Mensah, Inc.
Series: 
Topical Seminars
Date/Time: 
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Friend Center, 109