Calvin F. Quate Ph.D. ’50, an applied physics professor and Leland T. Edwards Professor of Engineering, Emeritus, died at his home in Menlo Park on July 6 at the age of 95. Quate worked in relationship with the Manhattan Project and earned many awards for his invention of advanced microscopes.
Since joining the core team of Stanford’s First Generation Low Income Partnership (FLIP), I’ve been able to learn a great deal regarding the academic interests of FLI students on campus and how they change from frosh fall to senior spring. One of the main projects I worked on this fall entailed setting up a sibling…
Three Ph.D. students presented their work on potential pitfalls of linguistic technology and medical AI
Stanford faculty are widely recognized for their research, teaching and scholarship. But outside of the lecture hall and the lab, many speak another language: music. The Daily sat down with several Stanford faculty members who have pursued music in varying capacities. Provost Persis Drell Physics and music aren’t two separate worlds for Provost Persis Drell…
Electrical Engineering professor Andrea Goldsmith recently received the 2019 IEEE Eric E. Sumner Award for her contributions to wireless technology.
While the book focuses on ten traits, Hennessy’s remarks centered around only four: humility, empathy, collaboration and storytelling. Hennessy shared several anecdotes from his tenure as University president.
Bioengineering Ph.D. student Alex Ferris and electrical engineering Ph.D. student Sarah Hooper will be interning at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in Seattle this summer after being selected for the Hertz Fellowships in Global Health and Development.
During its first meeting of Summer Quarter, the Graduate Student Council (GSC) discussed the ASSU operational budget and measures to improve funding conditions for graduate students.