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That term was invented engineering a newspaper reporter three years after he had retired and it was never one he cared for, but his name and fame are now attached to it. Terman, Dean of Engineering. Terman greatly expanded the science, statistics and engineering departments in order to win research grants from the Department of Defense.

The industrial park he envisioned is still one of the biggest and ter,an successful in the world. Other companies, some founded by other Stanford alumni, moved nearby and by the end of the war the Stanford Industrial Park was thriving.

Terman returned to Stanford where he taught electrical engineering.

To this day ” Electronic and Radio Engineering ” is still considered a good reference on those subjects. Terman upon his retirement. A printable version of this page can be downloaded. He was awarded the IRE Medal of Honor in for “his many contributions to the radio and electronic industry as teacher, author, scientist and administrator”.


Frederick Emmons Terman Book Collection

Terman can be found in the Stanford Archives and Special Collections. After he recovered, Dr. View the list of titles in the collection. Upon completing his degree in he was offered an instructorship at MIT, but before he could begin it, he fell victim to a severe form of tuberculosis, which sent him to bed for a year and very nearly took his life.

Engineering also encouraged two of his graduate students, William Hewlett and David Packard, to form a company and house it electrnic.

Frederick Emmons Terman Book Collection. The books in the Terman collection were left to the Engineering Library that bears his name by Dr.

Electronic and Radio Engineering : F.E. Terman :

Perhaps more than any other individual since the university’s start, he left his mark on Stanford University. His time at Stanford extended into 40 years of service as he moved from professor to dean to provost and eventually acting president.

Status message The Stanford Libraries will be operating on a reduced schedule during the Stanford Winter Closure period December 22, – January 6, Stanford University Press, Slectronic Terman died on December 19,at the age of More information about schedules and affected services.

He also wrote one of the most important books on electrical and radio engineering. Skip to main content. Frederick Emmons Terman was a brilliant, though modest, electrical engineer, an inspiring educator, and a visionary and successful university executive. Terman again returned to Stanford, this time as Dean of the School of Engineering. For the most part they represent his personal copies of the various editions of his fw in English and foreign language editions presented to him by friends, translators or publishers.


During his tenure, Dr. The interview was part of a series done for the Palo Alto 75th anniversary celebration.

Just prior to World War II, Terman suggested dedicating some of the unused land on the Stanford campus in Palo Alto as an industrial park, eleftronic first university-owned industrial park in the world. Many of his students went on to play key roles in the development of technology and industry. Additional material authored by, or written about Dr.

Read the foreword to the book. These grants, in addition to engindering funds that patented research generated, helped to promote Stanford into the top ranks of the world’s first class educational institutions. Terman became a founding member of the National Academy of Engineering.

From to he designed a course of study and research in electronics that focused on work with vacuum tubes, circuits, and instrumentation.

Terman attended Stanford for both his undergraduate degree in chemistry and a master’s degree in electrical engineering, before finishing his Ph.