Awards

Awards & Honors

  • Winner, Vodafone Wireless Innovation Project, June 2016 (3 winners out of 130 worldwide applicants)
  • Alcon Young Investigator Award, Sept. 2016
  • UCLA CTSI Core Voucher Award, Jul. 2016
  • UCLA Excellence in Research Award, Jun. 2015
  • UCLA Chancellor’s Award for Postdoctoral Research, May 2015
  • Fight for Sight Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, Jun. 2014
  • Edward K. Rice Award, Nov. 2013 (This award is given to one Ph.D. student in all engineering and applied science majors at UCLA)
  • Google Outstanding Graduate Student Research Award, May 2013
  • UCLA CTSI Core Voucher Award, Apr. 2013
  • Best Poster Award – Wireless Health Conference in San Diego, Oct. 2011
  • Symantec Outstanding Graduate Student Research Award, May 2011
  • Outstanding Project Award – Bruin innovation & Technology Magazine (BIT), April 2011
  • UCLA – Outstanding Graduate Teaching Associate – Computer Science Department, Fall 2009
  • Travel Award – The 5th IEEE Conference on Communication Networks and Services Research, 2007
  • Best Student Paper Award – IEEE Conference on Communication Networks and Services Research, 2007
  • UCLA – Outstanding Graduate Teaching Associate – Computer Science Department, Fall 2009
  • UCLA – Nonresident Tuition Grant for 2009-2012
  • UCLA – University Fellowship for 2007-2009
  • University of Texas at Austin – Nominated for University Fellowship, 2007