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Princeton Engineering hosts admitted Class of 2012

Princeton's School of Engineering hosted several hundred admitted students to Princeton’s class of 2012 on April 11 and April 18.

Graduate alumni network with current students at reception

Princeton Engineering hosted a well-attended Graduate Student-Alumni Reception in the Friend Center on April 18. About 100 engineering graduate students met with several dozen distinguished alumni.

Workshop to examine China's environmental issues

Economists, engineers, environmentalists and policymakers from Princeton University and China will meet on April 18 and 19 to discuss environmental challenges facing China.

Fuel for thought: Research yields energy solutions and career insights

Rochelle Murray's senior thesis project puts her on the font lines of a hot research area: the transmuting of waste material into clean-burning fuel.

Keller gift of $25 million to support innovation in engineering education

Recognizing an international need for leaders who can harness technology to solve societal problems, alumnus and innovator in education Dennis J. Keller and his wife Constance Templeton Keller have given Princeton University $25 million to strengthen links between engineering and the liberal arts.

Breakthrough in computer simulations advances hypersonic flight research

A two-hour plane flight between Tokyo and New York sounds like science fiction, but methods developed by Princeton engineers to describe turbulence at extreme conditions may aid the design of aircraft with that kind of speed, 15 times faster than sound.

Debenedetti appointed vice dean

Pablo Debenedetti, the Class of 1950 Professor in Engineering and Applied Science, has been appointed as vice dean, a new position that will help create a more efficient and effective staff for the School of Engineering and Applied Science.

Princeton University to host Science and Engineering Expo on March 19

About a thousand middle school students from central New Jersey will converge on Princeton University for the fifth annual Science and Engineering Expo from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 19.

Papers by Princeton researchers selected as IEEE Micro Top Picks

Two papers by Princeton Engineering researchers have been selected for inclusion in IEEE Micro's January/February 2008 Special Issue of Top Picks from Computer Architecture Conferences.

Loo awarded Sloan Research Fellowship

Lynn Loo, associate professor of chemical engineering, has been awarded a 2008 Sloan Research Fellowship. These highly competitive two-year fellowships, which provide $45,000 in research support, "are intended to enhance the careers of the very best young faculty members" in targeted areas of science.

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