Award Winners

SEAS Poster Competition '13 winners Ankur Upadhyay (MS '14), Daniel Bellinger (CS BS '14), and Sumit Agarwal (MS '14). April 3, 2013.

SEAS Poster Competition '13 winners Ankur Upadhyay (MS '14), Daniel Bellinger (CS BS '14), and Sumit Agarwal (MS '14). April 3, 2013. Photo credit: Ken Smith

PhD Student Awards

Best Dissertation

2017—Qi Li (PhD '17), Li Sun (PhD '17), Zhisheng Yan (PhD '17)

2016—Mahmoud Abo Khamis (MS '13, PhD '16), Devansh Arpit (MS '13, PhD '17)

2015—Hu Ding (PhD '15, advisor: Jinhui Xu), "New Algorithmic Frameworks for Geometric Optimization: Clustering, Matching, and Fitting." , Yingbo Zhou, (PhD '15, advisor: Venu Govindaraju), "Towards a Globally Optimal Approach for Learning Deep Unsupervised Models."

Best Graduate Leadership

2017—Farshad Ghanei (PhD Candidate '19)

2016—Michael Wehar (PhD '17)

2015—Yunfei Hou (PhD '16)

Best Graduate Research

2017—Taeyeon Ki (PhD Candidate '18), Chen Song (PhD Candidate '19)

2016—Zhan Qin (PhD Candidate '17), Aosen Wang (PhD Candidate '19)

2015—Ziyun Huang (PhD Candidate '17, advisor: Jinhui Xu), Qi Li (PhD '17, advisor: Jing Gao)

Best Graduate Teaching

2017—Radhakrishna Dasari (PhD Candidate '18), Niyazi Sorkunlu (PhD Candidate '18)

2016—Luigi DiTacchio (PhD Candidate '18)

2015—Andrew Hughes (CS BS '09, MS '16, PhD '16)