2020 Viterbi Master’s Student Awards

Accomplishments of Viterbi Masters students celebrated in annual recognition dinner

Graduate students from the USC Viterbi School of Engineering were recognized in April at the annual Viterbi Master’s Student Awards. Students from each department were commended for their academic, leadership and service achievements.

Click here to read the full article posted on May 8th, 2020 by Alex Baker on USC Viterbi News.

Watch the complete recording of the 2020 Master's Award ceremony here.

DepartmentAward NameRecipient
Aerospace & Mechanical EngineeringAcademic Excellence AwardVarun Palahalli
Astronautical EngineeringRocket Scientist of the Year AwardMatthew Tinkey
Astronautical EngineeringRocket Scientist of the Year AwardRyan Horton
Astronautical EngineeringRocket Scientist of the Year AwardUlubilge Ulusoy
Biomedical EngineeringAcademic Excellence AwardEleanor Mina Sung
Biomedical EngineeringService AwardNiloufar Rajabshirazi
Computer ScienceBest Research AwardSamar Haider
Computer ScienceBest Research AwardEdward Hu
Computer ScienceBest Research AwardSeung Hee Yoon
Computer ScienceBest Research AwardNicole Fronda
Daniel J. Epstein Department of Industrial &amp Systems EngineeringMaster's Student of the Year AwardSara Stevens
Daniel J. Epstein Department of Industrial &amp Systems EngineeringMaster's Student of the Year AwardXueer (Snow) Zhuang
Viterbi Admission and Student EngagementOutstanding Mentor AwardJatin Choudhary
Viterbi Admission and Student EngagementOutstanding Mentor AwardNaman Munot
Viterbi Graduate Student AssociationLeadership AwardAbhilash Pandurangan
Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringExcellence in Service and Achievement AwardYihong Feng
Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringOutstanding Student AwardUdit Dangarwala
Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringOutstanding Student AwardSpandan Kachhadiya
Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials ScienceMaster's Student Achievement AwardKenmond Pang
Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials ScienceMaster's Student Achievement Award​Aoyan Liang
Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials ScienceMaster's Student Achievement AwardMusab Al Ameer
Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials ScienceMaster's Student Achievement AwardTynan Bradley
Sonny Astani Department of Civil & Environmental EngineeringResearch AwardQin Dong
Sonny Astani Department of Civil & Environmental EngineeringService AwardAishwarya Sambasivan Iyer
Sonny Astani Department of Civil & Environmental EngineeringService AwardJiaqi Wang
Sonny Astani Department of Civil & Environmental EngineeringService AwardZou Yunjia