Skip to content Skip to navigation


Civil & Environmental Engineering

I used to tell my students that I was an ‘accidental professor.’


Mechanical Engineering

The most important thing about being an engineer is understanding people and designing systems that will...


Computer Science

My goal is to explore how far we can push the knowledge of programming out into the greater population....

Senior Research Scholar, Clayman Institute for Gender Research; Adjunct Professor

Mechanical Engineering

A practical interest of ours at the Designing Education Lab is to create a set of recommendations for...

Senior Researcher, Designing Education Lab

How do you become an engineer in the 21st century? How do we move away from the metaphor of a singular...

Director of the Stanford Designing Education Lab, Professor

Mechanical Engineering

For many recent engineering graduates, there can be great dissonance between college life and the steps...

Assistant Professor of Management Science and Engineering and, by courtesy, of Sociology and of Computer Science

I look at public policy through the lens of computer science. For example, I use data and statistics to...

Professor of Electrical Engineering and, by courtesy, of Applied Physics

#IAmAnEngineer working at the interface of physics and engineering. I study light at the smallest...


Materials Science and Engineering

I do research on solar cells that absorb sunlight and create electricity. We’re trying to make solar...


Aeronautics and Astronautics

As humans we have a nervous system, so we can sense and communicate about what’s ailing us.