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Assistant Professor, Aeronautics and Astronautics

Aeronautics and Astronautics

As a kid, I was enthusiastic about aerospace but I didn’t memorize types of airplanes or the names of...

Kwabena Boahen

Professor of Bioengineering and of Electrical Engineering

Bioengineering, Electrical Engineering

My first computer was essentially a glorified electronic calculator that could run BASIC programs.

Catie Cuan

PhD candidate

Mechanical Engineering

I didn’t study engineering in college.

MS ’19, Electrical Engineering; PhD Candidate, Applied Physics

Electrical Engineering

I went to preschool at NASA because my parents work at Ames Research Center.

Cynthia Bailey Lee


Computer Science

The images and stories that come out of Hollywood shape the imaginations and future of the whole world...

Zac Manchester

Assistant Professor

Aeronautics and Astronautics

Getting anything into outer space requires a huge amount of persistence.

Marlette Jackson

Assistant Director of Diversity and Inclusion

I finished my PhD in political science three months ago. The challenges of being a student are still...

Andrew Davis

MS ’18

Computer Science

I have a PhD in music composition and write music for orchestras and string quartets.

Ana María Tárano

PhD candidate

Aeronautics and Astronautics

I’ve been at Stanford for almost 10 years working on my bachelor’s, master’s, and now my PhD in...

Postdoctoral Fellow

Electrical Engineering

My research focuses on tiny optical devices and the very interesting physics phenomena they exhibit.