Princeton University

School of Engineering & Applied Science

2014 Department Undergraduate Awards

June 3, 2014

The EE Class of 2014 was honored during the department Class Day celebration on June 2nd.  During the celebration, the Electrical Engineering Department bestows department awards to six graduating seniors.
 
Charles Ira Young Memorial Tablet & Medal - A memorial tablet to Charles Ira Young, class of 1883, has been placed in the Engineering Bldg. by friends of Mr. Young.  The medal will be awarded each year to the student who excels in research in Electrical Engineering.  Awarded to Abigail Ward, advised by Prof. Naveen Verma.
 
John Ogden Bigelow Jr. Prize in EE - Awarded to the senior in the Department of Electrical Engineering, who has shown the greatest improvement since entering Princeton. Awarded to George Touloumes, advised by Prof. Mung Chiang.
 
G. David Forney Jr. Prize - Awarded annually to a senior in Electrical Engineering Department. having an outstanding record in the communication science, systems & signals.  Awarded to Rosemary Wang, advised by Prof. Mung Chiang.
 
Peter Mark Prize - Awarded annually to a senior in Electrical Engineering, having an outstanding record in the area of electronic materials & devices. Awarded to Matthew Solis, advised by Prof. Naveen Verma.
 
Optical Engineering Award of Excellence – Awarded annually to the senior who has an outstanding record in Optical EngineeringAwarded to Callie Woods, advised by Prof. Claire Gmachl.
 
The Bradley Dickinson Award for System Design – Awarded to a senior with outstanding record in the design and implementation of complex electronic systems.  Awarded to Abbi Ward, advised by Prof. Naveen Verma.
 
Sigma Xi Book Award – Awarded annual to a senior elected to the Princeton Chapter of Sigma Xi, the national society for recognition of scientific research.  Awarded to Sam Payne, advised by Prof. David Wentzlaff.
 
Hisashi Kobayashi Prize - The award will be bestowed annually to a senior in the Department of Electrical Engineering who has an outstanding record in the broad field of computing. Awarded to Sam Payne, advised by Prof. David Wentzlaff.