Navid Azizan Ruhi

Honors and Awards

  • PIMCO Fellowship in Data Science recipient, 2018-2019
    The award “recognizes graduate students and postdoctoral scholars that have had a remarkable impact in data science and its application to fields beyond computer science.” [link]

  • Amazon Fellowship in Artificial Intelligence recipient, 2017-2018

    • Caltech News
      Division of Engineering and Applied Science News [link]
      Department of Computing and Mathematical Sciences News [link]
      Department of Electrical Engineering News [link]

  • ACM GREENMETRICS Best Student Paper Award recipient, 2016

    • Monthly Newsletter of the IEEE STC on Sustainable Computing [link]
      (features a picture of the award ceremony)

    • Caltech News
      Division of Engineering and Applied Science News [link]
      Department of Computing and Mathematical Sciences News [link]

  • Caltech Computing and Mathematical Sciences Fellowship recipient, 2015-2016

  • USC Provost's Fellowship recipient, 2013-2015
    The most prestigious graduate fellowship at the University of Southern California

  • 1st Place Winner and Gold Medalist at the 2008 National Physics Olympiad in Iran, 2008

  • Sharif University Exceptional Talent Award (and graduate admission without exam) recipient, 2012

  • Sharif University President's Award for Academic Excellence recipient as an Olympiad medalist, 2009

  • INEF Tier 1 Fellowship recipient, 2009-2013
    Iran's National Elites Foundation (INEF) is a national foundation for recognizing and supporting Iranian scholars

  • SIGMETRICS Conference Travel Award recipient, 2019

  • International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR) Travel Award recipient, 2019

  • Caltech Graduate Office Travel Award recipient, 2016, 2017, and 2018