Industrial Affiliate Members
The following is a current list of our Industrial Affiliates.
Faculty Liaison - Professor Milos Ercegovac
Adobe Systems, Inc. offers business, creative, and mobile software solutions that revolutionize how the world engages with ideas and information. Adobe customers include enterprises, knowledge workers, creatives and designers, OEM partners, and developers worldwide.
Faculty Liaison - Professor Demetri Terzopoulos
Blizzard Entertainment® is a premier developer and publisher of entertainment software. After establishing the Blizzard Entertainment label in 1994, the company quickly became one of the most popular and well-respected makers of computer games. By focusing on creating well-designed, highly enjoyable entertainment experiences, Blizzard Entertainment has maintained an unparalleled reputation for quality since its inception.
Faculty Liaison - Professor Songwu Lu
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) enables people to make powerful connections-whether in business, education, philanthropy, or creativity. Cisco hardware, software, and service offerings are used to create the Internet solutions that make networks possible-providing easy access to information anywhere, at any time. Cisco was founded in 1984 by a small group of computer scientists from Stanford University. Since the company's inception, Cisco engineers have been leaders in the development of Internet Protocol (IP)-based networking technologies. Today, with more than 67,647 employees worldwide, this tradition of innovation continues with industry-leading products and solutions in the company's core development areas of routing and switching, as well as in advanced technologies such as: Application Networking; Data Center; Digital Media; IPICS; Mobility; Security; Storage Networking; TelePresence; Unified Communications; Video; and Virtualization.
Faculty Liaison - Professor John Cho
Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful.
As a first step to fulfilling that mission, Google's founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin developed a new approach to online search that took root in a Stanford University dorm room and quickly spread to information seekers around the globe. Google is now widely recognized as the world's largest search engine -- an easy-to-use free service that usually returns relevant results in a fraction of a second.
Faculty Liaison - Professor Jason Cong
Mentor Graphics® is a technology leader in electronic design automation (EDA), providing software and hardware design solutions that enable companies to develop better electronic products faster and more cost-effectively. The company offers innovative products and solutions that help engineers overcome the design challenges they face in the increasingly complex worlds of board and chip design. Mentor Graphics has the broadest industry portfolio of best-in-class products and is the only EDA company with an embedded software solution.
Faculty Liaison - Professor Mario Gerla
At Northrop Grumman, we’re defining the future with an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities, technologies and products, led by an excellent management team. From undersea to outer space and into cyberspace, we deliver innovative systems, products and solutions.
Our vision is to be the most trusted provider of systems and technologies that ensure the security and freedom of our nation and its allies. As the technology leader, we will define the future of defense—from undersea to outer space, and in cyberspace.
Faculty Liaison - Professor Jens Palsberg
Technology rarely sits still. Wireless communication in particular seems to experience a revolutionary innovation every few months. Staying well ahead of that curve is a big part of what we do at Qualcomm. So let us keep you informed. From wireless news to our executives’ viewpoints, from our events calendar to press resources, we have the information you need to keep up on the state of Qualcomm and the future of wireless technology.
Faculty Liaison - Professor Jennifer Vaughan
Symantec helps consumers and organizations secure and manage their information-driven world. Our software and services protect against more risks at more points, more completely and efficiently, enabling confidence wherever information is used or stored.
Faculty Liaison - Professor Carlo Zaniolo
Teradata Corporation (NYSE: TDC) is the global leader in data warehousing and analytic technologies that make smart companies smarter. Teradata provides the most knowledgeable and experienced consulting professionals, highest performing technology, industry-leading innovation, and a world-class network of customers and partners to make faster, smarter decisions that give our customers a decided competitive advantage.
Faculty Liaison - Professor Lixia Zhang
ViaSat produces innovative satellite and other digital communication products that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location.
Faculty Liaison - Professor Milos Ercegovac
For more than 85 years, The Walt Disney Studios has been the foundation on which The Walt Disney Company was built. Today, the Studio brings quality movies, music and stage plays to consumers throughout the world. Feature films are released under the following banners: Disney, including Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios; Disneynature; Marvel Studios; and Touchstone Pictures, the banner under which live-action films from DreamWorks Studios are distributed. The Disney Music Group encompasses the Walt Disney Records and Hollywood Records labels, as well as Disney Music Publishing. The Disney Theatrical Group produces and licenses live events, including Disney on Broadway, Disney On Ice and Disney Live!.