Engineering can solve human problems such as climate change, overpopulation, network security and more.
Stanford Engineering focuses on a multidisciplinary approach that draws upon Stanford’s world-leading expertise in medicine, law, business and public policy to create an impact on 21st century challenges.
My goal is to explore how far we can push the knowledge of programming out into the greater population. There was a belief at one point that not everyone was even capable of learning programming. I’m very skeptical of that. As a woman, I was told at different times in my career that I was part of the population that would not be able to program.
Aeronautics and Astronautics
It’s still completely unbelievable to me that aircraft can fly at all, and I’m saying that as an aerospace professor and third-generation pilot.