Aerial View of the George Mason Fairfax Campus

Honors and Awards

  • First prize in computer science in the Virginia State Science and Engineering Fair 2016, with ASSIP interns Eric Wang, William Xu, and Suhas Sastry
  • Semifinalists of Siemens Competition in Math, Science, and Technology 2015, with ASSIP interns Eric Wang, William Xu, and Suhas Sastry
  • Air Force Visiting Faculty Research Program (VFRP) Award, 2013
  • Air Force VFRP Extension Grant, 2013
  • NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, 2012
  • Excellence in Postdoctoral Research, University of California, Davis, 2011
  • Sigma Xi Outstanding Ph.D. Dissertation Award, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 2008
  • Backlin Fund, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 2008
  • Infocom NSF Student Travel Grant, 2008, 2010
  • Best Paper Runner-up Award, QShine 2007
  • Best Paper Award, WASA 2006
  • WPI Institute Fellowship, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Aug. 2004 - Aug. 2005
  • Excellent Paper Award, HUST, 2003
  • Scholarship for Academic Distinction, HUST, 1999, 2002
  • Graduate with Distinction, HUST, 2001
  • Excellent Student Leader, HUST, 1997 - 2000