Princeton University

School of Engineering & Applied Science

Chiang and Prucnal inventions awarded support from Intellectual Property Accelerator Fund

Princeton's Intellectual Property Accelerator Fund has awarded support to five inventions with the potential for societal benefit and commercial applications. Among them are inventions by two EE Professors.

Rodriguez Receives NSF Career Award

Prof. Alejandro Rodriguez received the National Science Foundation Career Award for his research proposal entitled "Fluctuation-Induced Phenomena in Microstructured Media."

Malik recognized as an ACM Fellow

Prof. Sharad Malik has been recognized as an ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) Fellow for his contributions to efficient and capable SAT solvers and accurate embedded software models.

Princeton Smart Data Pricing team wins 2014 INFORMS Design Science Award

A Princeton team consisting of Prof. Mung Chiang, Sangtae Ha (Assistant Professor in CS, University of Colorado at Boulder), Soumya Sen (Assistant Professor in Business School, University of Minnesota), and Carlee Joe-Wong (PACM student advised by Prof. Mung Chiang) received the 2014 INFORMS Information Science Society Design Science award, for their research, prototyping, and deployment of Smart Data Pricing in the mobile industry.

Gmachl and Verma research featured in news story

Prof. Claire Gmachl’s research on developing a non-invasive way to monitor blood sugar using laser as well as Prof. Naveen Verma’s research on developing technologies to make it possible to interact with computers or other electronic devices using hand gestures instead of typing on a keyboard have been featured on the main page of Princeton University. 

Abbe wins First Prize at Bell Labs Prize

Prof. Emmanuel Abbe, assistant professor in the department, has received First Prize at Bell Labs 2014 prize showcasing innovative ideas with the power to change communications for his proposal entitled “A Shannon Theory of Social Networks and Beyond”.

Verma promoted to Associate Professor

Effective July 1, 2014, Prof. Naveen Verma will hold the rank of Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering.

Wentzlaff receives DARPA Young Faculty Award

Wentzlaff has received the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)’s Young Faculty Award (YFA).

Turning loss to gain: cutting power could boost laser output

Tureci's research group has shown that carefully restricting the delivery of power to certain areas within a laser could boost its output by many orders of magnitude.

Nanotechnology results in better and cheaper LEDS for phones and lighting

Princeton University researchers, led by Prof. Stephen Chou, have developed a new method to increase the brightness, efficiency and clarity of LEDs.