History Book Order Form

ECpE Centennial History Book Now Available!

History Book

Centennial history book

In celebration of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering’s 100th year, the department has released a 112-page photographic history book covering the years 1909 to 2009.

The book includes:

  • A short essay about the department’s history
  • Pictures of classrooms, research labs, departmental facilities, and people dating as far back as 1909
  • Information on department chairs and endowed professorships and chairs
  • Comparisons of the department in 1909 and today, including average faculty salary, student enrollment data, and more
  • A timeline of the important innovations made by ECpE faculty, students, and alumni in comparison to other technology developed around the same time periods

How to Get a Copy of the Book

To obtain a copy of the book, you must submit a minimum $30 donation to the department.

To order a copy of the book, stop by the ECpE main office in 2215 Coover Hall or download a copy of the history book order form (PDF) and mail it, along with your donation, to the address below:

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Iowa State University
ATTN: CENTENNIAL HISTORY BOOK
2215 Coover Hall
Ames, IA 50011-3060

Note: All checks should be payable to the “ISU Foundation.” Please do not send cash.

ECpE Alumni & Friends Corridor

To be acknowledged, honored, or remembered as part of our centennial celebration, give a gift of $500 or more for your name to be permanently recognized in our Alumni & Friends Corridor. Simply check the appropriate box on the history book order form and mail it, along with your donation, to the address above.