2021-22 EECS Faculty Award Roundup

This ongoing listing of awards and recognitions won by our faculty is added to all year, beginning in September.

Jacob Andreas, X-Window Consortium Career Development Assistant Professor of EECS, was named a Samsung AI Researcher of 2021.

Hari Balakrishnan, Fujitsu Professor of EECS, has received the 2021 annual SIGCOMM Lifetime Achievement Award.

Vladimir Bulović, Director, MIT.nano and Fariborz Maseeh (1990) Professor in Emerging Technology, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.

Anantha Chandrakasan, Dean of the MIT School of Engineering and Vannevar Bush Professor of EECS, was named recipient of 2022 IEEE Mildred Dresselhaus Award.

Luca Daniel, Professor of EECS, was elevated to a Fellow of the IEEE.

Srini Devadas, the Edwin Sibley Webster Professor of EE, was awarded the 2021 IEEE Cybersecurity Award for Practice.

Srini Devadas, the Edwin Sibley Webster Professor of EE, was awarded the ACM SIGSAC Security, Audit and Control Outstanding Innovation Award.

James Fujimoto, the Elihu Thomson Professor in Electrical Engineering, was named the 2022 recipient of the IEEE Medal for Innovations in Healthcare Technology

Shafi Goldwasser, RSA Professor (Post-Tenure), was awarded the FOCS 2021 Test of Time Award for her paper, “Approximating Clique is Almost NP-Complete”.

Philip Isola, the Bonnie and Marty (1964) Tenenbaum Career Development Assistant Professor, was awarded the Packard Fellowship.

Philip Isola, the Bonnie and Marty (1964) Tenenbaum Career Development Assistant Professor, was named a Samsung AI Researcher of 2021.

Manolis Kellis, Professor of CS, was awarded the Transformative Research Award by the National Institutes of Health.

Devavrat Shah, Andrew (1956) and Erna Viterbi Professor, was elevated to a Fellow of the IEEE.

Max Shulaker, Associate Professor of EECS, was named one of the 2021 “35 Innovaters Under 35” by the MIT Technology Review.

George Verghese, Henry Ellis Warren (1894) Professor of Electrical and Biomedical Engineering, was named the 2021 recipient of the Capers and Marion McDonald Award for Excellence in Mentoring and Advising

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