Industrial Affiliate Members



The following is a current list of our Industrial Affiliates.



amgen

Faculty Liaison - Professor Eleazar Eskin


Amgen is a leading human therapeutics company in the biotechnology industry. For more than 25 years, the company has tapped the power of scientific discovery and innovation to advance the practice of medicine.



blizzard

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.



google

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.



intel
Faculty Liaison - Professor Glenn Reinman


Intel, the world leader in silicon innovation, develops technologies, products, and initiatives to continually advance how people work and live. Founded in 1968 to build semiconductor memory products, Intel introduced the world's first microprocessor in 1971.



jumptime
Faculty Liaison - Professor Milos Ercegovac

JumpTime provides a range of unique applied web analytics tools designed to help publishers improve monetization. We are still in stealth mode, so look for us to take the wraps off over the coming months.




Faculty Liaison - Professor Jason Cong

Headquartered in Bethesda, MD, Lockheed Martin is a global security company that employs about 140,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The corporation reported 2007 sales of $41.9 billion.



mentor

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.



northrop

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.



symantec

Faculty Liaison - Professor Glenn Reinman

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.



teradata

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.



yahoo

Faculty Liaison - Professor Alfonso Cardenas

Founded in 1994 by Stanford Ph.D. students David Filo and Jerry Yang, Yahoo! began as a hobby and has evolved into a leading global brand that has changed the way people communicate with each other, conduct transactions and access, share, and create information. Today, led by an executive team that includes CEO and Chief Yahoo Jerry Yang, President Susan Decker, Chief Financial Officer Blake Jorgensen, and Co-Founder/Chief Yahoo David Filo, Yahoo! Inc. has become the world's largest global online network of integrated services with more than 500 million users worldwide. The company is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, with a presence in more than 20 markets and regions around the globe.