Prof. Andrew Houck is the recipient of the 2011 Walter Curtis Johnson Prize for Teaching Excellence in Electrical Engineering. The award was given for his teaching of the course ELE 396: Introduction to Quantum Computing. The Walter Johnson Prize was established in 1986 by an anonymous alumnus to recognize outstanding undergraduate teaching in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Princeton. It is named in honor of Walter C. Johnson who served on the faculty of the Electri
Archive – October 2011
Grad students Yu Yuan Chen and Carole Jean Wu each received an Intel PhD Fellowship for the 2011 -2012 academic year. The fellowship provides full tuition and a stipend. They will also each be paired with an Intel mentor aligned with their area of research.
A memorial gathering will be held for Professor Stuart C. Schwartz, an emeritus professor in the Electrical Engineering Department, who died August 27 from complications of pneumonia while vacationing with family in New Hampshire.