Grad Student Awards 2014-15

September 25, 2015

Grad Student Awardees 2015

From left: DGS Landon Cox, Seyed Majid Zahedi, Zhenyu Zhou, Brandon Fain, Nat Kell, Chair Ron Parr


Graduate student awards for 2014-15 were presented at the annual departmental meeting. Congratulations to the recipients:

Outstanding PhD Award

  • Janardhan Kulkarni
    • Advisor: Kamesh Munagala
    • Design of Scheduling Algorithms Using Game Theoretic Ideas

Outstanding Prelim Award

  • Seyed Majid Zahedi
    • Advisor: Benjamin Lee
    • Fair and Efficient Resource Allocation for Multiprocessors

Outstanding RIP Award

  • Nat Kell
    • Advisor: Debmalya Panigrahi
    • Tight Bounds for Online Vector Scheduling

Outstanding TA Award

  • Brandon Fain
    • COMPSCI 230, Discrete Math for Compsci, with Carlo Tomasi
  • Zhenyu Zhou
    • COMPSCI 270, Introduction to Artificial Intelligence, with George Konidaris