Awards - Faculty

Dinesh Bharadia

2018 Forbes 30 Under 30

It was a long-standing assumption that it was impossible for a radio to transmit and receive at the same time at the same frequency. Professor Dinesh Bharadia proved that…
Farinaz Koushanfar

2018 ICCAD Ten Year Retrospective Most Influential Paper Award 

Please join us in congratulating Professor Farinaz Koushanfar, who has been awarded the ICCAD Ten Year Retrospective Most Influential Paper Award for the following paper…
Massimo

2018 IEEE Fellow

IEEE Fellow is a distinction reserved for select IEEE members whose extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest are deemed fitting of…
David Whelan

2018 IEEE Fellow

IEEE Fellow is a distinction reserved for select IEEE members whose extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest are deemed fitting of…
Nambi Seshadri

2018 IEEE Alexander Graham Bell Medal

Awarded for exceptional contributions to communications and networking sciences and engineering SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Quantenna Communications…
boubacar

2017 Triton Innovation Challenge grand prize winner

Solid State LIDAR Startup from Jacobs School Wins Biz Competition   (Updated 12/4/17 to reflect the contributions of UC San Diego electrical engineering PhD student…
Tina Ng

2017 Chemical Science Award from the 9th Asian Conference on Organic Electronics

Please join us to congratulate Professor Tina Ng.  Her group (with postdoc Zhenghui Wu and graduate student Weichuan Yao) won the Chemical Science Award from…
patrick mercier

2017 Biocom Life Sciences Catalyst Award

Biocom, the association representing the California life science community, today announced the winners of its second annual Life Science Catalyst Awards. The program celebrates…
nsf

2017 NSF Award to Professors Piya Pal, Duygu Kuzum and Takaki Komiyama

Researchers at the University of California San Diego have developed a new way to record neural activity in the brain by combining macro-scale electrophysiology with micro-scale…
Boubacar Kante

2017 Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award: Professor Boubacar Kante

Congratulations to Professor Boubacar Kante for his 2017 ONR Young Investigator Award in the division of Aerospace Science Research.   https://www.onr.navy.mil/Science-…
Michael Yip

2017 Hellman Award: Professor Michael Yip

Established by Warren & Chris Hellman and their children in 1994, the purpose of the Hellman Fellows Program is to support the research of promising assistant professors who…
cosman

2017 Pinnacle Award for Outstanding Educator: Professor Pamela Cosman

San Diego, Calif., May 22, 2017 – Pamela Cosman, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering, is being…
Duygu

2017 IEEE NTC Early Career Award: Professor Duygu Kuzum

For her pioneering contributions towards the development of nanoelectronic synaptic devices for neuromorphic computing, congratulations to Prof. Kuzum. 
fainman

2017 Optical Society Award: Joseph Fraunhofer Award/Robert M. Burley Prize

University of California San Diego Professor of Advanced Optical Technologies in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Y. Shaya Fainman, has accepted the Joseph Fraunhofer Award/…
 Siavash Mirarab

2017 Sloan Research Fellow: Professor Siavash Mirarab

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation congratulates the winners of the 2017 Sloan Research Fellowships. These early-career scholars represent the most promising scientific researchers…
mohan trivedi

UC San Diego Electrical Engineer Accepts Alumni Award for Alma Mater in India

University of California San Diego Distinguished Professor Mohan Trivedi in the Electrical and Computer Engineering department has accepted the Maheshwari Distinguished Alumnus…
eric fullerton

2017 Fulbright-Tocqueville Distinguished Chair Award - Professor Eric Fullerton

FULLERTON Eric Home institution: University of California, San Diego Host institution: Université de Lorraine FIeld of study: Engineering Biography Eric…
Joe Ford Lab

2017 IEEE Fellow - Professor Joe Ford

Each year, the IEEE Board of Directors confers the grade of Fellow on up to one-tenth percent of the members. To qualify for consideration, an individual must have been a Member,…
Nuno Lab

2017 IEEE Fellow - Professor Nuno Vasconcelos

Each year, the IEEE Board of Directors confers the grade of Fellow on up to one-tenth percent of the members. To qualify for consideration, an individual must have been a Member,…
Vikash

2016-17 Hellman Fellowship - Professor Vikash Gilja

Professor Vikash Gilja receives Hellman Fellowship for his research on brain-machine interfaces using neural signals to control prosthetic devices.