Awards

Kaustav Banerjee: Awards & Honors
 
2016   Thesis Advisor to Peter J. Frenkel Foundation Fellowship Winner, Jiahao Kang
             (Institute for Energy Efficiency, UCSB)
2016   DRESDEN Senior Fellow, TU-Dresden, Germany
2016   Thesis Advisor to IEEE EDS PhD Fellowship Award Winner, Jiahao Kang
             TU-Dresden, Germany
2016   Thesis Advisor to Winifred and Louis Lancaster Dissertation Award Winner, Deblina Sarkar
 
2015   IEEE Kiyo Tomiyasu Award (one of IEEE’s highest honors)
2015   Thesis Advisor to MRS Graduate Student Silver Award Winner, Deblina Sarkar (Fall 2015)
            (with advisee Navin Srivastava)
2015   Frontiers of Engineering Symposium, National Academy of Engineering (NAE) (Invitee)
 
2013   JSPS Invitation Fellowship (Short-Term), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 
2011   Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany
2011   Thesis Advisor to IEEE EDS PhD Fellowship Award Winner, Deblina Sarkar
2010   Thesis Advisor to Peter J. Frenkel Foundation Fellowship Winner, Hamed Dadgour
             (Institute for Energy Efficiency, UCSB)
2009   Thesis Advisor to UCSB Award of Distinction Recipient, Hamed Dadgour
 
2006   IEEE Micro’s Top Picks in Computer Architecture
             (with advisees Navin Srivastava and Sheng-Chih Lin)
2005   Recognized Visionary behind Silicon Valley Startup "Gradient Design Automation",
             acquired in 2014 by Keysight Technologies (a spin off from Agilent Technologies)
             as Chief Technology Officer of Gradient Design
2002   Runner-up, BASES Challenge 2002:
             as Chief Technology Officer of Gradient Design
2001   Best Paper Award, 38th IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference