Princeton University

School of Engineering & Applied Science

Faculty Recognition

US National Academies

  • H. Vincent Poor (NAS 2011, NAE 2001)
  • Loren Pfeiffer (NAS 2011)
  • Stephen Chou (NAE 2007)
  • Sergio Verdu (NAE 2007, NAS 2014)
  • Daniel Tsui Emeritus (NAE 2004)
  • Stephen Forrest Emeritus (NAE 2003)
  • Bede Liu (NAE 2002)
  • Daniel Tsui Emeritus (NAS 1987)

Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

  • Ravin Bhatt, 2004
  • H. Vincent Poor, 1991

Foreign Academies

  • H. Vincent Poor, Royal Society of London, Foreign Member, 2014
  • Sergio Verdu, Royal Academy of Engineering of Spain, Corresponding Member, 2013
  • H. Vincent Poor, Royal Academy of Engineering Fellow, 2009
  • Claire Gmachl, Austrian Academy of Sciences, 2009
  • Sigurd Wagner, Austrian Academy of Sciences

Fellows of Professional Societies

  • Ravin Bhatt, Fellow, American Physical Society
  • Mung Chiang, Fellow, IEEE
  • Stephen Chou, Fellow, Optical Society of America
  • Stephen Chou, Fellow, American Vacuum Society
  • Stephen Chou, Fellow, IEEE
  • Jason Fleischer, Fellow, Optical Society of America
  • Niraj Jha, Fellow, IEEE
  • Niraj Jha, Fellow, Association for Computing Machinery
  • Antoine Kahn, Fellow, American Physical Society
  • Antoine Kahn, Fellow, American Vacuum Society
  • Sanjeev Kulkarni, Fellow, IEEE
  • Sun Yuan Kung, Fellow, IEEE
  • Ruby Lee, Fellow, IEEE
  • Ruby Lee, Fellow, Association for Computing Machinery
  • Bede Liu, Fellow, IEEE
  • Sharad Malik, Fellow, IEEE
  • H. Vincent Poor, Fellow, Optical Society of America
  • H. Vincent Poor, Fellow, Institute of Mathematical Statistics
  • H. Vincent Poor, Fellow, Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • H. Vincent Poor, Fellow, IEEE
  • Paul Prucnal, Fellow, IEEE
  • Paul Prucnal, Fellow, Optical Society of America
  • Peter Ramadge, Fellow, IEEE
  • Mansour Shayegan, Fellow, American Physical Society
  • James Sturm, Fellow, IEEE
  • Sergio Verdu, Fellow, IEEE
  • Sigurd Wagner, Fellow, IEEE
  • Sigurd Wagner, Fellow American Physical Society

Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE)

  • Andrew Houck, 2010
  • Mung Chiang, 2008

Career Awards

  • Paul Cuff, NSF Career Award, 2014
  • Naveen Verma, NSF Career Award, 2013
  • Naveen Verma, Intel Early Career Faculty Honor Program Award, 2013
  • Gerard Wysocki, Early Career Award, US Environmental Protection Agency, within STAR Program, 2012
  • Hakan Tureci, NSF Early Career Award, 2011
  • Gerard Wysocki, NSF Early Career Award, 2010
  • Andrew Houck, NSF Early Career Award, 2010
  • Hakan Tureci, Swiss National Science Foundation Career Award, 2009
  • Mung Chiang, ONR Young Investigator Award, 2007
  • Mung Chiang, NSF Career Award, 2004

Sloan Fellowship

  • Andrew Houck, 2009
  • Mansour Shayegan, 1989

Packard Fellowship

  • Andrew Houck, 2009
  • Stephen Chou, 1991

McArthur Fellow

  • Claire Gmachl, 2005

Major Research Awards

  • Stephen Chou, IEEE Pioneer Award in Nanotechnology, 2014.
  • Mung Chiang, Alan T. Waterman Award, 2013.
  • Hakan Tureci, Schmidt Transformational Technology Fund, 2012.
  • Mung Chiang, IEEE Kiyo Tomiyasu Award, 2012.
  • H. Vincent Poor, IEEE Signal Processing Society Award, 2011.
  • H. Vincent Poor, IEEE Eric E. Sumner Award, 2011.
  • Sharad Malik, Computer Aided Verification Award for Fundamental Contributions with Industrial Impact, 2009.
  • Sigurd Wagner, Nevill Mott Prize, International Conference on Amorphous and Nanocrystalline Semiconductors, 2009.
  • H. Vincent Poor, Edwin Howard Armstrong Award, 2009.
  • Sergio Verdu, IEEE Stephen O. Rice Prize, 2009.
  • Bede Liu, IEEE Education Award, 2009.
  • Stephen Chou, Pan Wen Yuan Foundation Outstanding Research Award, 2009.
  • H. Vincent Poor, IEEE Aaron D. Wyner Award, 2008.
  • Sergio Verdu, IEEE Richard W. Hamming Medal, 2008.
  • H. Vincent Poor, IEEE Technical Achievement Award, 2007.
  • Sergio Verdu, IEEE Claude E. Shannon Award, 2007.
  • Stephen Chou, IEEE Cledo Brunetti Award, 2004.
  • Sergio Verdu, IEEE Leonard G. Abraham Prize Award, 2002.

Teaching and Mentoring Awards

  • Claire Gmachl, Princeton University, President's Distinguished Teaching Award, 2014.
  • Sigurd Wagner, Princeton University, Department of Electrical Engineering, McGraw Center for Teaching and Learning, 2014
  • Naveen Verma, Princeton University, Department of Electrical Engineering, Walter Curtis Johnson Prize for Teaching Excellence, 2012-2013
  • Claire Gmachl, Princeton University, SEAS Distinguished Teaching Award, 2013.
  • Andrew Houck, Princeton University President’s Distinguished Teaching Award, 2013.
  • Stephen Lyon, Princeton University, SEAS Distinguished Teaching Award, 2012.
  • Claire Gmachl, E-Council/GEC Excellence in Teaching Award, 2012.
  • Naveen Verma, Alfred Rheinstein Faculty Award, 2012.
  • Andrew Houck, Princeton University, Department of Electrical Engineering, Walter Curtis Johnson Prize for Teaching Excellence, 2011.
  • Claire Gmachl, Princeton University Graduate Student Mentoring Award, 2009.
  • Sanjeev Kulkarni, Phi Beta Kappa Teaching Award, Princeton University, 2009.
  • Sharad Malik, Princeton University President’s Distinguished Teaching Award, 2009.
  • Paul Prucnal, Princeton University, Department of Electrical Engineering, Walter Curtis Johnson Prize for Teaching Excellence, 2009.
  • Paul Prucnal, Princeton University, SEAS Distinguished Teaching Award, 2009.
  • Sanjeev Kulkarni, Princeton University President’s Distinguished Teaching Award, 2007.
  • Paul Prucnal, Princeton University Graduate Student Mentoring Award, 2006.
  • H. Vincent Poor, IEEE Education Medal, 2005.
  • Sharad Malik, Princeton University, SEAS Distinguished Teaching Award, 2005.
  • Niraj Jha, Princeton University Graduate Student Mentoring Award, 2004.
  • Sanjeev Kulkarni, Princeton University, SEAS Distinguished Teaching Award, 2004.
  • James Sturm, Princeton University President’s Distinguished Teaching Award, 2004.
  • H. Vincent Poor, Princeton University, SEAS Distinguished Teaching Award, 2003.
  • Sanjeev Kulkarni, Princeton University, Department of Electrical Engineering, Walter Curtis Johnson Prize for Teaching Excellence, 2002.
  • Mansour Shayegan, Princeton University Graduate Student Mentoring Award, 2002.
  • James Sturm, Princeton University, SEAS Distinguished Teaching Award, 1999.
  • Margaret Martonosi, Princeton University School of Engineering Howard B. Wentz Award for Teaching, 1998.
  • Stephen Lyon, Princeton University, Department of Electrical Engineering, Walter Curtis Johnson Prize for Teaching Excellence, 1997.
  • Sharad Malik, Princeton University, Department of Electrical Engineering, Walter Curtis Johnson Prize for Teaching Excellence, 1993.
  • Niraj Jha, Princeton University, Department of Electrial Engineering, NCR Award for Teaching Excellence, 1990.

IBM Faculty Award

  • Sigurd Wagner, 2009, 2010
  • Ruby Lee, 2008
  • Sharad Malik, 2007, 2006
  • Margaret Martonosi, 2000, 2001, 2002

New Jersey High Tech Hall of Fame

  • James Sturm, 2008
  • Stephen Chou, 2005

Technology Review Magazine Young Technologist Award, TR35 & TR 100

  • Andrew Houck, TR 35, 2009
  • Mung Chiang, TR 35, 2007
  • Claire Gmachl, TR100, 2002

Technology Review Distinguished Achievement Award: 10 emerging technologies that will change the world

  • Stephen Chou, 2003

Popular Science Magazine’s list of “Brilliant 10”

  • Claire Gmachl, 2004

Nano 50™ Award presented by Nanotech Briefs Magazine’s

  • Stephen Chou, 2007