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Talal K. Shair '90 joins American University of Beirut's board of trustees

Shair to serve on board of university he attended before coming to Princeton to study engineering.

Senior Karp wins $250,000 Hertz Fellowship for graduate study

Princeton senior David Karp has received a prestigious fellowship from the Fannie and John Hertz Foundation that provides funding for five years of doctoral study.

Andlinger plans blend technical, aesthetic goals for new energy research hub

Architects for Princeton's Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment have completed initial plans for laboratory, classroom and garden spaces that support the center's mission while creating an inviting new presence at the eastern edge of campus.

Celebrating 10 years of operations research and financial engineering

The complexity of today's problems – from financial markets to national security – demand more quantitative thinking and better assessments of risk, business leader John Drzik told attendees of the 10-year anniversary celebration of Princeton's Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering.

Junior faculty recognized for exemplary teaching and research

The school of engineering honored three junior faculty members with the E. Lawrence Keyes, Jr./Emerson Electric Co. Faculty Advancement Award on May 10. The award recognizes young faculty members who have established vibrant teaching and research programs early in their careers at Princeton.

Lynn Loo *01 awarded John H. Dillon Medal by American Physical Society

Lynn (Yueh-Lin) Loo, associate professor of chemical engineering, was awarded the John H. Dillon Medal for 2010 by the American Physical Society.

Connecting art and engineering in Streicker Bridge critique

For his senior thesis project, Kenneth Liew combined concepts from architecture, sociology and engineering to assess whether a new campus bridge succeeds both as a work of art and as a functional structure.

Princeton-led center focuses on the future of computer system design

Princeton engineers are leading a research center that brings together scientists and engineers from multiple universities to determine how to improve the speed, reliability and energy-efficiency of tomorrow's computer systems while reducing their cost.

NSF presents Subhash Khot *03 with Alan T Waterman Award

National Science Foundation award provided $500,000 for 3 years of research in any field of science.

Rodriguez-Iturbe elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Ignacio Rodriguez-Iturbe, an environmental engineer and pioneer in the field of ecohydrology, has been elected to membership in the National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest honors in all areas of science.

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