James Sturm

Stephen R. Forrest Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Chair, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

Website: https://ece.princeton.edu/people/james-sturm

Office: Bowen Hall, 320

Phone: 609-258-5610

Research interests: Physics and technology of semiconductor devices for both microelectronics and large-area electronics; silicon-based heterostructures and three-dimensional integration; organic semiconductors; flat panel and flexible displays


  • Inch by inch, this machine is leading soft robotics to a more energy efficient future

  • Phased array

    Thin-film, high-frequency antenna array offers new flexibility for wireless communications

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    ‘Evolution acclerators’ show how some cancers evade treatment

  • Award recipients

    Stone and Sturm named to National Academy of Inventors

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    Class of 2023 asked to apply fundamental knowledge to modern challenges

  • Professor Claire Gmachl gives a physics lecture

    New first-year courses integrate foundational math and physics with modern engineering challenges


  • Bioengineering and Health

  • Energy and Environment

  • Materials Science and Engineering


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    Electrical and Computer Engineering

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    Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

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    Princeton Materials Institute