prof James Harris
'Meet the Faculty' with Prof. Jim Harris [video]

As MTF's first guest, Jim shares his journey from a small Oregon farm, to his days as a Stanford student in the tumultuous 1960s, to his adventures in academia and his rich career in electronics and materials.

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prof Shanhui Fan
Shanhui Fan proposes a simpler design for quantum computers

A relatively simple quantum computer design that uses a single atom to manipulate photons could be constructed with currently available components.

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prof Chelsea Finn
Chelsea Finn featured on Stanford Engineering's 'The Future of Everything'

An expert on AI and robotics, Chelsea reports that the latest trend in her field is teaching AI to look inward to improve itself.

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prof Eric Pop
Eric Pop elevated to IEEE Fellow

He is recognized for contributions to phase-change memory, and to the thermal science of nanomaterials and nanoscale transistors.

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gingerbread scene
EE’s Gingerbread Contest 2021

The sweet sight of teamwork, creativity, and imagination.

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prof Gordon Wetzstein
Gordon Wetzstein: coupling AI techniques to improve realism in AR and VR

Augmented virtual reality will continue to transform a number of fields from medical to gaming.

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prof Shanhui Fan
Shanhui Fan embeds Fabric with Nanoparticles to Block 95% of Sunlight

The fabric stays 3.5C cooler than the air around it, and can be 12.5C cooler than cotton when worn.

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Prof Tom Lee with an AM radio he made in elementary school. Photo credit Andrew Brodhead
Tom Lee’s “Things About Stuff” is Still a Hit

“Rather than fitting [students] into the course, why don’t we fit the course to them?”

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prof Dan Boneh
Dan Boneh, DeFi, and Bitcoin

Could blockchain be used to improve supply chain management, expedite real-estate transactions and the transfer of deeds, or modernize voting technology?

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prof Krishna Shenoy
Krishna Shenoy’s appointment as HHMI Investigator Renewed

The renewal is in support of his interests in the general area of fundamental cortical motor control and brain-computer interface design.

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