Sergio Verdú, the Eugene Higgins Professor of Electrical Engineering, is the recipient of the 2016 National Academy of Sciences Award for Scientific Reviewing. The award was bestowed in recognition of his leading work in the field of information theory.
Awards & Honors
H. Vincent Poor, dean of Princeton University’s School of Engineering and Applied Science, has been named a 2015 fellow of the National Academy of Inventors in recognition of his fundamental contributions to wireless technology.
Three computer science students at Princeton University were honored by the Computing Research Association, which recognizes undergraduate students at North American universities for outstanding potential in areas of computing research.
Members of the World Academy of Sciences have elected H. Vincent Poor, dean of Princeton University's School of Engineering and Applied Science, as a fellow.
One researcher at the School of Engineering and Applied Science has been awarded the 2015 New York Academy of Sciences' Blavatnik Regional Award for Young Scientists and a second has been named a finalist.
Emily Carter, the founding director of the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment at Princeton University, was awarded last week the 2015-16 Joseph O. Hirschfelder Prize in Theoretical Chemistry, a major honor that previously has been bestowed upon four Nobel Prize winners.
Princeton Engineering and Dean H. Vincent Poor are proud to recognize the following professors for their outstanding teaching during the spring 2015 semester.
Yannis Kevrekidis, the Pomeroy and Betty Perry Smith Professor in Engineering, has been appointed a Hans Fischer Senior Fellow at the Technical University of Munich Institute for Advanced Study (TUM-IAS), an honor open to outstanding scientists around the world.
Dean H. Vincent Poor celebrated the largest class in the history of the Princeton School of Engineering and Applied Science during the Class Day ceremony on Monday, June 1, noting the members' outstanding performance in academic, athletic and artistic pursuits.
Princeton Engineering and Dean H. Vincent Poor are proud to recognize the following professors and for their outstanding teaching during the fall 2014 semester.
Eric F. Wood, a professor of civil and environmental engineering, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering, one of the highest career honors for engineers.
Two Princeton faculty members, Adam Finkelstein and Sharad Malik, have been named fellows of the Association for Computing Machinery, the world's largest scientific computing society.
The Siebel Scholars Foundation awarded five fellowships to Princeton University graduate students in computer science as part of its annual commitment to support the most talented students at the world’s leading graduate schools of business, computer science and bioengineering.
Princeton Engineering and Dean H. Vincent Poor are proud to recognize the following professors and graduate students for their outstanding teaching during the spring 2014 semester.
Subhash Khot, who earned a Ph.D. from Princeton’s Department of Computer Science in 2003, has won the Rolf Nevanlinna Prize, awarded every four years for outstanding contributions in mathematical aspects of information sciences.