Tag: Stanford University School of Engineering

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NASA astronaut and Stanford alumnus Mark Vande Hei

by Taylor Kubota on August 29, 2017 3:02 pm
On Sept. 12, NASA astronaut and Stanford alumnus MARK VANDE HEI, MS ’99, will lift off on his first space flight. Part of the Expedition 53-54, along with astronaut Joe Acaba and cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin, Vande Hei will launch on the Russian Soyuz MS-06 spacecraft to the International Space Station (ISS), which has been continuously… Read more NASA astronaut and Stanford alumnus Mark Vande Hei
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Energy Department awards Stanford $1.59 million for solar research

by Precourt Institute for Energy on July 17, 2017 4:00 pm
The Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded Stanford a total of $1.59 million for two research projects on advanced solar cell technology. The awards are among 48 projects that will receive support through the DOE SunShot Initiative, a program launched in 2011 to develop new technologies that lower the costs and improve the reliability of… Read more Energy Department awards Stanford $1.59 million for solar research
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Urban water engineering project AquaCharge earns awards

by Kate Chesley on June 12, 2017 2:14 pm
A project designed to enhance the resiliency and sustainability of urban water supplies has been honored by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Innovation Contest. The project, called AquaCharge, was submitted by PhD student JON BRADSHAW, who works with RICHARD LUTHY, professor of civil and environmental engineering and director of the Engineering Research Center… Read more Urban water engineering project AquaCharge earns awards

Two Stanford engineers receive industry awards

by Elaine Ray on May 26, 2011 4:00 am
Ken Salisbury Scott Delp SCOTT DELP, the James H. Clark Professor in the School of Engineering, has been named the 2011 recipient of the American Society of Biomechanics Borelli Award, acknowledging his outstanding career accomplishment in biomechanics. Delp is a professor of bioengineering and of mechanical engineering and, by courtesy, of orthopaedic surgery. Named for… Read more Two Stanford engineers receive industry awards