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Abbas El Gamal awarded IEEE Hamming Medal – "for contributions to network multi-user information theory and for wide ranging impact on programmable circuit architectures."

Congratulations Abbas!
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Kartik Venkat (PhD '15) has won the IEEE Information Theory Society 2016 Thomas M. Cover Dissertation Award. The title of his thesis is "Relations Between Information and Estimation: A Unified View."

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Kartik, pictured right, with his advisor, Prof. Tsachy Weissman at the 2015 Marconi Society Young Scholar Awards.
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Shanhui Fan and team develop new energy-saving material.
A new ultrathin multilayered material can cool buildings without air conditioning by radiating warmth from inside the buildings into space while also reflecting sunlight to reduce incoming heat.
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The 2015 ACM A.M. Turing Award recipients are Whitfield Diffie and emeritus professor Marty Hellman. Congratulations!
The groundbreaking algorithm from Whitfield Diffie and Martin Hellman enabled a secure Internet and sparked a clash with the NSA that foreshadowed current privacy battles between government agencies and Silicon Valley companies.
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Join Dan Boneh for a Cyber Security webinar.
Overview. Hash, Hack, Code: Emerging Trends in Cyber Security. Hashing schemes for passwords. Monitoring the Internet of Things. Securing program control flow. These are the latest developments in cyber security you need to understand for defending against various attack techniques.
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Stanford’s Highest Teaching Honor goes to Stephen P. Boyd

Stephen P. Boyd was honored "for his signature course, Convex Optimization, which attracts more than 300 Stanford students each year, is taught at more than 100 universities and, over the past 20 years has had a profound influence on how researchers and engineers think about convex models to solve problems."

He was commended "for revolutionizing the way mathematical optimization is taught and applied in engineering and the social and natural sciences worldwide," and "for his new course on linear algebra for freshmen and sophomores – anticipated to become a cornerstone in undergraduate engineering mathematics."

Stephen received his award during Stanford's 125th Commencement ceremony on June 12, 2016.

The Gores Award is the University's highest award for excellence in teaching. The Walter J. Gores Awards recognize undergraduate and graduate teaching excellence. As the University's highest award for teaching, the Gores Award celebrates achievement in educational activities that include lecturing, tutoring, advising, and discussion leading.
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Calvin Quate has won the 2016 Kavli Nanoscience Prize, along with Gerd Binnig, former member of IBM Zurich Research Laboratory, and Christoph Gerber, of the University of Basel, for the invention of atomic force microscopy.

An example of the Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) can be seen in Packard's atrium.

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Carla Shatz has won the Kavli Neuroscience Prize for her work in understanding how the brain forms the proper connections and Calvin Quate has won the Kavli Nanoscience Prize for his lead role in inventing the atomic force microscope.
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Ant-inspired microtugs from the Biomimetics & Dexterous Manipulation Lab, Mechanical Engineering.
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Student and faculty researchers from EE, CS, and Earth System Science are leveraging machine learning.
An interdisciplinary team of Stanford scientists is identifying global poverty zones by comparing daytime and nighttime satellite images in a novel way.
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Congratulations Jonathan!

"Getting early-career support can be a make-or-break moment for a young scholar. In an increasingly competitive academic environment, it can be difficult to stand out, even when your work is first rate. The Sloan Research Fellowships have become an unmistakable marker of quality among researchers. Fellows represent the best-of-the-best among young scientists.” - Paul L. Joskow, President of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

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Professor Dan Boneh has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering with the citation, "For contributions to the theory and practice of cryptography and computer security."
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Electrical Engineering is the largest department in the School of Engineering at Stanford with nearly 60 faculty and over 1000 undergraduate, masters, and doctoral students. The department’s graduate programs continue to draw from a very strong application pool. University rankings, including the 2010 NRC ranking of doctoral programs, continue to place our department in the top group of all electrical engineering departments in the nation.
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