February 17, 2010
Atwood Oceanics, an international offshore drilling contractor, has appointed Robert Saltiel Jr. '85 as president and chief operating officer, effective on December 15, 2009.
February 15, 2010
Two influential faculty members of the School of Engineering and Applied Science were transferred to emeritus status in recent action by the Board of Trustees.
February 12, 2010
David Karp, a mechanical and aerospace engineering major, won the prestigious Churchill Scholarship, an annual honor bestowed upon 14 students nationally by the Winston Churchill Foundation of the United States.
February 01, 2010
Brother and sister Princeton alums find an innovative solution to using smart phones in the winter.
January 28, 2010
Power-generating rubber films developed by Princeton University engineers could harness natural body movements such as breathing and walking to power pacemakers, mobile phones and other electronic devices.
January 05, 2010
Two Princeton computer scientists recently oversaw the launch of two Web-based technologies to illuminate the workings of government.
December 21, 2009
In a result that may have implications for financial regulation, researchers from computer science and economics have revealed potentially impenetrable problems with the pricing of financial derivatives -- sellers of these investments could purposefully include pieces of bad risk that no buyer could detect, even with the most powerful computers.
December 21, 2009
A sociologist, a political scientist and two electrical engineers, each a Princeton faculty member with expertise in different types of social and technological networks, have received a grant of $1.1 million to study the relations between these networks.
December 18, 2009
Margaret Martonosi, a Princeton professor of electrical engineering, has been named a fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery and of the IEEE, an international professional association for the advancement of technology.
December 17, 2009
Eric Wood, a Princeton professor of civil and environmental engineering, has been awarded the 2010 Jule G. Charney Award from the American Meteorological Society.