"My love of talking and always having an audience, helped cement my decision to become a professor," jokes David Tse.
Passionate about information theory, his research is solving massive problems that incorporate software and mathematics. David was recently announced as the 2017 Claude E. Shannon Award recipient.
Realizing her fascination with neuroscience in the 8th grade, Iliana is laying a strong foundation to pursue her dreams. As an EE major, Iliana finds balance through the arts, and helping other undergraduates have a great Stanford experience. She's president of Fuse, the EE undergraduate student group, and she is involved with several other student groups and committees.
Choosing electrical engineering as an undergraduate, Audrey Bowden knew it would give her a strong technical foundation to be successful in any career. Combining her EE foundation with optics and biomedical engineering has resulted in her ideal environment. Today, Audrey's teaching and research reflects her commitment and passion to address critical societal challenges.
Pursuing a PhD in theoretical physics, Andrea Montanari pursued his passion of understanding how things work at a fundamental level. Today, his research aims to understand patterns in complex, high-dimensional data. He also helps students find pleasure in figuring out something new, or creating something from scratch!
Alumna Maneeshika Madduri (B.S. ‘13, M.S., ’15) embodies Stanford Engineering’s Mission through her research and work. Focusing her undergraduate studies on Energy, and her graduate studies on Computer Hardware, she is able to apply her knowledge to reach and help people in areas without a fully developed infrastructure.
While an undergrad, Kartik noticed that many leading scientists in EE were affiliated with Stanford. As a Stanford student, he recognized Stanford's focus on deep theoretical innovations and applying theory to solve important practical challenges of the future. In October 2015, Kartik was presented with the 2015 Marconi Society Young Scholars Award.
Alumnus Himanshu Asnani, PhD, is passionate about Electrical Engineering. Fascinated by physics in high school, he began developing his expertise in communication systems, and eventually chose it as his doctoral research area. In addition to completion of his PhD, Himanshu also received the Marconi Society Young Scholars Award in 2014.
EE is the perfect fit for problem-solver Miles Bennett. Seeking a union of his interests, he chose EE for its intellectually stimulating combination of applied mathematics, physics, and computer science. For Miles, EE was the answer to his quest for a comprehensive program.