Young professionals from around the world played a game that demanded they solve climate change. Balance proved best.

August 10, 2022

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Leonard, an expert on group dynamics, awarded top honor in control systems

August 10, 2022

Leonard has developed theory and algorithms to explain the structures behind the behaviors of leaderless groups like fish schools. The work enables development of decentralized teams of autonomous vehicles or robots.

Ice nucleation

Artificial intelligence broke the ice in simulating how water freezes

August 9, 2022

Researchers at Princeton University combined artificial intelligence and quantum mechanics to simulate what happens at the molecular level when water freezes.

Research to return to Level 1 (Normal Operations)

August 8, 2022

Dean for Research Pablo Debenedetti announced that normal operations will resume on Aug. 15 in Princeton labs.

CITP interim director has built a record of research with societal impact

August 2, 2022

The Center combines academic research and community to examine the impact of technologies including machine learning and artificial intelligence, security and privacy, and platforms and digital infrastructure

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Automation speeds the search for stable proteins

August 1, 2022

Robotics and machine learning have combined to slash the time it takes to design stable proteins. Researchers harnessed a robotics platform that provides at least a tenfold speed up and paired it with a modeling platform that allows them to find solutions months to years faster than they could with human intelligence alone.

Register, a leader in study of complex materials, named materials institute director

July 14, 2022

With core facilities in imaging and microanalysis, and in micro and nanofabrication, the institute has developed into a leading facility for analysis and design both nationally and internationally.

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Urban sustainability expert Anu Ramaswami honored for leadership in engineering and global outreach

July 12, 2022

Anu Ramaswami, an interdisciplinary environmental engineer and leader on the topic of sustainable urban systems, has received the 2022 Steven K. Dentel AEESP Award for Global Outreach from the Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP).

Machine Learning Theory Summer School fosters research community in a fast-growing field

July 12, 2022

Sixty students came to Princeton from more than 20 institutions in six countries to learn from academic and industry experts in machine learning theory.

Endowed Professorships

Endowed professorships recognize excellence in computer science, robotics and electrical engineering

July 12, 2022

Five members of the Princeton Engineering faculty have been named to endowed professorships, effective July 1: Adam Finkelstein, Brian Kernighan, Radhika Nagpal, Mona Singh and Pramod Viswanath.