Graduate Student Saptarshi Das receives 2011 IBM Ph.D. Fellowship
Graduate student Saptarshi Das has received the 2011 IBM Ph.D. Fellowship. Saptarshi's advisor is Professor Joerg Appenzeller and his research interest is experimental nanoelectronics and low dimensional device modeling.
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, electrical and mechanical engineering, physical sciences (including chemistry, material sciences, and physics), mathematical sciences (including analytics, statistics, operations research, and optimization), business sciences (including financial services, risk management, marketing, communications, and learning/knowledge management), and service science, management, and engineering (SSME). The IBM Ph.D. Fellowships are awarded worldwide. IBM Ph.D. Fellows are awarded a stipend for one academic year.