Tag: Stanford School of Engineering

Gabrielle Wong-Parodi and William Tarpeh receive early-career awards

by Stanford Earth and University Communications staff on September 7, 2019 2:50 pm
The Gulf Research Program of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine has awarded Stanford Earth’s GABRIELLE WONG-PARODI and Stanford Engineering’s WILLIAM TARPEH 2019 Early-Career Research Fellowships. Now in its fifth year, the fellowship program supports the development of emerging scientific leaders who are prepared to work at the intersections of environmental health, community… Read more Gabrielle Wong-Parodi and William Tarpeh receive early-career awards
Brad Parkinson

Bradford Parkinson and James Spilker honored for GPS innovations

by Tom Abate and Ashley Boney on February 25, 2019 2:48 pm
  BRADFORD PARKINSON, professor of aeronautics and astronautics emeritus, and JAMES SPILKER, adjunct professor of aeronautics and astronautics, along with industry engineers Hugo Fruehauf and Richard Schwartz, have received the 2019 Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering (QEPrize) for their pioneering work in the development of the Global Positioning System (GPS). The QEPrize, one of the… Read more Bradford Parkinson and James Spilker honored for GPS innovations
Paul Yock

Paul Yock is honored by National Academy of Engineering for bioengineering achievements

by Stacey Paris McCutcheon on January 27, 2019 2:29 pm
  PAUL YOCK, professor of medicine and of bioengineering and the founder and director of the Stanford Byers Center for Biodesign, is one of five innovators chosen to receive the National Academy of Engineering’s 2019 Fritz J. and Dolores H. Russ Prize. The Russ Prize, which carries a $500,000 award, recognizes outstanding bioengineering achievements that… Read more Paul Yock is honored by National Academy of Engineering for bioengineering achievements
Mark Jacobson

​Mark Jacobson receives Judi Friedman Lifetime Achievement Award

by Stanford Engineering Communications staff on January 10, 2019 2:02 pm
MARK JACOBSON, professor of civil and environmental engineering and senior fellow at the Precourt Institute for Energy and the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment, has received the 2018 Judi Friedman Lifetime Achievement Award from People’s Action for Clean Energy (PACE). The award recognizes wind, water and solar energy research that meets the needs of… Read more ​Mark Jacobson receives Judi Friedman Lifetime Achievement Award