Spotlight Profiles

Miles Bennett, B.S. '15, M.S. '16

Physical Technology and Science; Information Systems and Science (
2015
)

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.

Jonathan Fan

Optics, Nanophotonics & Quantum Tech, Nanotech & NEMS/MEMS, Biomedical Devices & Systems (
2015
)

Electrical Engineering Assistant Professor Jonathan Fan encourages students to dream big, work hard, and make it happen!

Professor Rivas talking with students at EE Grad Student orientation

Juan Rivas-Davila

Energy Harvesting & Conversion, Integrated Circuits & Power Electronics (
2015
)

Electrical Engineering Assistant Professor Juan Rivas-Davila loves being in the midst of top-notch Stanford students, world-class research facilities and within a community brimming with entrepreneurial attitudes.

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Mersina Simanski, B.S. '15

Biomedical Devices & Systems (
2015
)

Senior undergraduate, Mersina Simanski, pursues her interest in device design by applying electrical engineering skills to unmet medical needs.

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Maisy Wieman, B.S. '14, M.S. '15

Signal Processing & Multimedia (
2015
)

Maisy Wieman (Coterm BS '14, MS '15) is a lover of math. Discovering the potential of EE through the "amazing intro-level classes offered by the department," she earned her BS in 2014 and will complete her MS in 2015. Her interests include public speaking and she is a co-founder of "Fuse," a group for EE undergraduates.

 

Nick McKeown

Nick McKeown

Hardware / Software (
2014
)

Kleiner Perkins, Mayfield, and Sequoia Capital Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering Nick McKeown had an early passion for engineering despite advice from his UK high school counselor to do "something creative" instead. Since then, he's become a world-renowned expert in techniques to improve the Internet.

Jaime Lien

Jaime Lien, PhD '14

Signal Processing & Multimedia (
2014
)

Passionate fifth-year PhD student Jaime Lien considers herself "lucky" to be a founding member and current president of the Stanford Graduate Students in Electrical Engineering (GSEE) student organization. She is also busy working toward her dream of a career in signal and image processing technology.