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Electronic and radio engineering

Fred Terman died on December 19,at the age of More information about schedules and affected services. Read the foreword to the book. During his tenure, Dr. Terman became a founding member of the National Academy of Engineering.

Frederick Emmons Terman Book Collection

These grants, in addition to the termah that patented research generated, helped to promote Stanford into the top ranks of the world’s first class educational institutions. He also wrote one of the most important books on electrical and radio engineering. View the list of titles in the collection.

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, the first university-owned industrial park in the world. Other companies, enginering founded by other Stanford alumni, moved nearby and by the end of the war the Stanford Industrial Park was thriving. Terman can be found in the Stanford Archives and Special Collections.


The industrial park he envisioned is still one of the biggest and most successful in the world. 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 yerman life.

To this day ” Electronic and Radio Engineering ” is still considered a good reference on those subjects. Terman greatly expanded the science, statistics and engineering departments in order to win research grants from the Department of Defense.

Frederick Emmons Terman Book Collection. Terman upon his retirement. From to he designed a course of study and research in electronics that focused on work with vacuum tubes, circuits, and instrumentation. Additional material authored by, or written about Dr.

Many of his students went on to play key roles in eledtronic development of technology and industry. The books in the Terman collection were left to the Engineering Library that bears his name by Dr.

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For the most engoneering they represent his personal copies of the various editions of his works in English and foreign language editions presented to him by friends, translators or publishers. Status message The Stanford Libraries will be operating on a reduced schedule during the Stanford Winter Closure period December 22, – January 6, He was awarded the IRE Medal of Honor in for “his many contributions to the radio and radii industry as teacher, author, scientist and administrator”.


Terman returned to Stanford where he taught electrical engineering.

That term was invented by 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. His time at Stanford extended into 40 years of service as he moved from professor to dean to provost and eventually acting president. He also encouraged two of his graduate students, William Hewlett and David Packard, to form a company and house it there. Terman, Dean of Engineering.

Skip to main content. Stanford University Press, Terman again returned to Stanford, this time as Dean of the School of Engineering. Terman attended Stanford for both his undergraduate degree in chemistry and a master’s degree in electrical engineering, before finishing his Ph. Frederick Emmons Terman was a brilliant, though modest, electrical engineer, an inspiring educator, and a visionary and successful university executive. The interview was part of a series done for the Palo Alto 75th anniversary celebration.

Perhaps more than any other individual since the university’s start, he left his mark on Stanford University.