Charles Stark Draper Prize

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The NAE Charles Draper Prize, awarded for advancement of engineering and the education of the public about engineering . Draper-medal.jpg
The NAE Charles Draper Prize, awarded for advancement of engineering and the education of the public about engineering .

The U.S. National Academy of Engineering annually awards the Draper Prize, [1] which is given for the advancement of engineering and the education of the public about engineering. It is one of three prizes that constitute the "Nobel Prizes of Engineering" — the others are the Academy's Russ and Gordon Prizes. The winner of each of these prizes receives $500,000. The Draper prize is named for Charles Stark Draper, the "father of inertial navigation", an MIT professor and founder of Draper Laboratory.


Past winners [2]

The NAE website shows that no Draper Prize was awarded in 2010, 2017 and 2019. [2]

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  1. Charles Stark Draper Prize – Home
  2. 1 2 Previous Recipients
  3. "John Backus". NAE Website. Retrieved 27 September 2018.
  4. "Dr. Robert Langer". NAE Website. Retrieved 27 September 2018.
  5. "Timothy J. Berners-Lee". NAE Website. Retrieved 27 September 2018.
  6. "Rudolf Kalman". NAE Website. Retrieved 27 September 2018.
  7. "Robert H. Dennard". NAE Website. Retrieved 27 September 2018.
  8. 2015 Draper Prize – NAE Retrieved 2018-10-04.
  9. 2015 Draper Prize Archived 2011-02-25 at the Wayback Machine Retrieved 2014-01-07.
  10. 2015 Draper Prize – NAE Retrieved 2015-01-07.
  11. 2016 Draper Prize – NAE
  12. 2018 Draper Prize – NAE
  13. 2020 Draper Prize – NAE