Awards and Honors

UC Davis ASEEC laboratory and NSF CHEST Center Received 2020 NSF Computing Innovation Fellow Award

September 16, 2020

UC Davis ASEEC laboratory and NSF CHEST Center received the 2020 NSF Computing Innovation Fellow award. As part of the award ASEEC lab is glad to host Dr. Soheil Salehi research on the topic of "SHIELD: Secure Hardware for IoT using Emerging-devices against side-channeL Deep-learning attacks”. This proposal aims to devise novel and effective approaches for securing Internet of Things (IoT) hardware against cutting edge Deep learning-based Power Side-channel Attacks (DeePSAs) using emerging devices. Congratulations to Dr. Soheil Salehi and welcome to UC Davis.

Prof. Houman Homayoun Awarded the Association for Computing Machinery's GLSVLSI Service Recognition Award

September 15, 2020

Please join us in congratulating Prof. Houman Homayoun for being awarded the GLSVLSI Service Award by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). On the 30th anniversary of Great Lake Symposium on VLSI, ECE Associate Professor Homayoun received the service recognition award from the conference. This award is for his leadership role in 2018 and 2019 editions of the conference for several new initiatives he took that resulted in significant increase in attendance of the conference. 

Professor Josh Hihath Awarded the 2020 Graduate Program Advising and Mentoring Award by Graduate Studies

July 08, 2020

Please join us in celebrating Professor Josh Hihath as a 2020 recipient of the Graduate Program Advising and Mentoring Award by Graduate Studies!

The graduate group-wide, Graduate Program Advising and Mentoring Awards recognizes faculty that provide outstanding service in advising and mentoring at the program level. Professor Hihath’s program selected him for this award due to his excellent service to his graduate program, as well as his positive impact on graduate students and his colleagues.

Professor Hooman Rashtian Receives the 2019-20 College of Engineering Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award

July 01, 2020

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Hooman Rashtian, Assistant Professor of Teaching Electrical and Computer Engineering at UC Davis, as the recipient of the 2019-20 College of Engineering Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award! 

"I am honored to receive this award! This recognition will put more responsibility on my shoulders to work harder toward achieving the goals of the college and department in improving students' academic experience at UC Davis," said Professor Rashtian. 

PhD Student Nguyen Nguyen Awarded IEEE Graduate Fellowship 2020

March 06, 2020

On February 12th, 2020, PhD Student, Nguyen L.K. Nguyen was among the few graduate students around the world, who were awarded the prestigious Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S) Graduate Fellowship 2020 and will be honored at the 2020 International Microwave Symposium in June 2020 in Los Angeles.