James Thorp, PhD

Title: Professor Emeritus

Company: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Location: Blackburg, VA United States


  • Inductee, Worldwide Lifetime Achievement (2017)
  • Co-recipient, Benjamin Franklin Medal in Electrical Engineering, The Franklin Institute (2008)
  • Recipient, Outstanding Power Engineering Award, Power Engineering Society, IEEE
  • Career Service Award, IEEE
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering (2010, 2016)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who in America (1992-1995, 1997, 2008-2010, 2016)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who in the South and Southwest (2009-2015)


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University
  • Master of Science, Cornell University
  • Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Cornell University

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