Grad Student Ashish Verma Penumatcha receives IBM PhD Fellowship Award
Graduate student Ashish Verma Penumatcha has received the 2014 IBM PhD Fellowship Award. The award is highly competitive and recognizes the student as well as the quality of the institution.
The IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Awards Program is an intensely competitive worldwide program, which honors exceptional Ph.D. students who have an interest in solving problems that are important to IBM and fundamental to innovation in many academic disciplines and areas of study. These include: computer science and engineering (including cyber security, cloud, and mobile computing), electrical and mechanical engineering, physical sciences (including chemistry, material sciences, and physics), mathematical sciences (including analytics of massive scale data with uncertainty, operations research, and optimization), public sector and business sciences (including urban policy and analytics, social technologies, learning systems and cognitive computing), and service science, management, and engineering (SSME).
Ashish is advised by Professor Joerg Appenzeller.