Awards

  • National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 2017
  • ACM SIGDA Outstanding PhD Dissertation Award, 2017
  • The Alexander Hessel Award for the Best PhD Dissertation in Electrical Engineering, New York University, May 2016
  • Winner, Popular Research Award, ACM SIGDA PhD Forum at DAC, June, 2014
  • Best Student Paper Award, ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2013
  • Best Student Paper Award (Second place), IEEE Defect and Fault-Tolerance (DFT) Symposium, 2013
  • Best Student Paper Award, IEEE International Conference on VLSI Design, 2011
  • Most Popular Research Award, ACM Design Automation PhD Forum at DAC, 2014
  • Third place, ACM Student Research Competition – Grand Finals, 2013
  • Third place, ACM Student Research Competition for Design Automation at ICCAD, 2013
  • Third place, ACM Student Research Competition for Design Automation at DAC, 2012
  • Third place, IT security for next generation in Kaspersky American Cup, 2011
  • First place, CyberSecurity Awareness Week – Embedded Systems Challenge, 2009
  • Service Recognition Award, Intel, 2012
  • Myron M. Rosenthal Award for Best M.S. Academic Achievement in ECE Department, NYU-Poly, 2011
  • Best Outgoing Student Award, 2008 (B.E.)

Mentee Honor: Mr. Alvin Wei, Semifinalist, Intel’s Nationwide Science Talent Search Competition, 2014