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Wood to receive Dalton medal for hydrology work

The European Geosciences Union has chosen Princeton engineer Eric Wood to receive the 2007 John Dalton Medal.

Monsour joins CIEE; internships are high priority

Bob Monsour, a technology entrepreneur, former angel investor and philanthropist, is the new associate director for external affairs at the Center for Innovation in Engineering Education ( CIEE ).

Quark Park sparks playful collaborations between engineers and artists

Five engineering faculty members were among ten Princeton University scientists who teamed up with local sculptors, architects and landscape architects to create the phenomenon known as Quark Park.

Malik becomes director of Center for Innovation in Engineering Education

Sharad Malik, George Van Ness Lothrop Professor in Engineering, has been named director of Princeton's Center for Innovation in Engineering Education (CIEE).

Dudley Saville, renowned teacher and researcher in chemical engineering, dies

Dudley Saville, a chemical engineer whose research and teaching transcended his specialty and inspired advances and leaders in many fields, died Wednesday, Oct. 4, at age 73. The cause was cancer.

Carter, Russel to receive ACS awards

Princeton faculty members Emily Carter and William Russel will be honored by the American Chemical Society this spring.

Floudas wins computing in chemical engineering award

The American Institute of Chemical Engineers has selected Christodoulos Floudas to receive its 2006 Computing in Chemical Engineering Award.

Collaboration with start-up company aims to improve efficiency of solar power

Solar panels that are slated to be installed this fall on the roof of Princeton's Engineering Quadrangle will shave only about $60 off the University's monthly electricity bill. But the technology that emerges from this unique industry-academia research collaboration may eventually save New Jersey households millions of dollars in energy costs.

Researchers reveal 'extremely serious' vulnerabilities in e-voting machines

In a paper published on the Web today, a group of Princeton computer scientists said they created demonstration vote-stealing software that can be installed within a minute on a common electronic voting machine. The software can fraudulently change vote counts without being detected.

Law receives Egerton medal for combustion research

The Combustion Institute has awarded its 2006 Alfred Egerton Gold Medal to Chung K. (Ed) Law, Princeton's Robert Goddard Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.

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