Student Awards

The Outstanding Academic Achievement Award is granted each year to the two rising second-year students with the highest GPAs after their first year.

The Outstanding Research Accomplishment Award is granted each year to two students judged to have made the most impressive research accomplishments during their time in the program. Winners are selected based on nominations by their research advisors. Each student can receive the award only once.

2017
Easwaran Ramamurthy – 2017 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Brad Solomon – 2017 Outstanding Research Accomplishment
Marta Wells – 2017 Student Service Award
She Zhang – 2017 Poster Award
Amir Alavi – 2017 Poster Award
Fen Pei – 2017 Poster Award

2016
Cong Ma - 2016 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Luong Nguyen - 2016 Outstanding Research Accomplishment
Hao Wang - 2016 Outstanding Research Accomplishment

2015
Sanjana Gupta – 2015 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Xiongtao Ruan – 2015 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Rory Donovan – 2015 Outstanding Research Accomplishment
David Farrow – 2015 Outstanding Research Accomplishment
Dan Spagnolo – 2015 Poster Award

2014
Nick Pabon – 2014 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Brad Solomon – 2014 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Salim Chowdhury – 2014 Outstanding Research Accomplishment
Jose Juan Tapia Valenzuela – 2014 Outstanding Research Accomplishment
Marta Wells – 2014 Poster Award
Hao Wang – 2014 Poster Award
Devin Sullivan – 2014 Service Award

2013
Luong Nguyen – 2013 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Xiaolong Shen – 2013 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Armaghan Naik – 2013 Outstanding Research Accomplishment
AJ Sedgewick – 2013 Outstanding Research Accomplishment
Rory Donovan – 2013 Poster Award
Salim Chowdhury – 2013 Poster Award

2012
AJ Sedgewick – 2012 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Lingxue Zhang – 2012 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Yuefeng Lin – 2012 Outstanding Research Accomplishment
Suvrajit Maji – 2012 Outstanding Research Accomplishment
Andrej Savol – 2012 Poster Award
Lu Xie – 2012 Poster Award

2011
Murat Can Cobanoglu – 2011 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Aaron Wise – 2011 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Ross Curtis – 2011 Outstanding Research Accomplishment
Chao Ma – 2011 Outstanding Research Accomplishment

2010
Nabil Azhar – 2010 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Lu Xie – 2010 Outstanding Academic Achievement
Ming-Chi Tsai – 2010 Outstanding Research Accomplishment
Ying Liu – 2010 Outstanding Research Accomplishment

2009
Anindita Dutta – 2009 CPCB Outstanding Academic Achievement
Shan Zhong – 2009 CPCB Outstanding Academic Achievement
Ahmet Bakan – 2009 CPCB Outstanding Research Accomplishment
Jacob Joseph – 2009 CPCB Outstanding Research Accomplishment

2008
Ying Ding – 2008 CPCB Outstanding Academic Achievement
Ming-Chi Tsai – 2008 CPCB Outstanding Academic Achievement
Luis Coelho – 2008 CPCB Outstanding Research Accomplishment
Justin Hogg – 2008 CPCB Outstanding Research Accomplishment

Faculty Awards

Ziv Bar-Joseph CAREER OVERTON
Lillian Chong CAREER
Panos Chrysanthis CAREER
Edmund Clarke TURING
Kris Dahl CAREER
Dannie Durand PACKARD
Madhavi Ganapathiraju BRAINS
Elodie Ghedin MACARTHUR
Seyoung Kim SLOAN CAREER
Carl Kingsford SLOAN CAREER
Christopher Langmead CAREER
Alexander Labrinidis CAREER
Phil LeDuc CAREER BECKMAN
Liz Marai CAREER
Russell Schwartz CAREER PECASE
Eric Xing CAREER SLOAN
Ge Yang CAREER
Dan Zuckerman CAREER