Robert Khan*64 receives Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering
March 27, 2013
Alumnus Robert Kahn is one of the first ever recipients of the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering for his "major controbutions to the development of the Internet and the World Wide Web." Kahn, along with Louis Pouzin and Vinton Cerf, developed the Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) and the Internet Protocol (IP). In 2007 Kahn endowed a chair at Princeton, which is currently held by Professor Larry Peterson.