Current Fellowship Sponsors

BP

BP

Funded by BP the Ken Kennedy Institute is offering two one-year supplemental fellowships (BP Graduate Fellowship) each in the amount of $7,500. The fellowships are targeted at graduate students pursuing a degree in one of the following disciplines at Rice University: Computational and Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Earth Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or Statistics with a specific research emphasis and interest in computational science and engineering and high performance computing applicable problems in the energy industry.

Past Recipients:

2019/2020

  • Randall Balestriero, Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Christina Taylor, Computational & Applied Mathematics

2018/2019

  • Ao Cai, Earth, Environmental & Planetary Sciences
  • Eleni Litsa, Computer Science

2017/2018

  • Ashesh Chattopadhyay, Mechanical Engineering
  • Beidi Chen, Computer Science

2016/2017

  • Yen Sun, Earth Science
  • Michael Waylandt, Statistics

2015/2016

  • Lai Wei, Computer Science
  • Muhong Zhou, Computational & Applied Mathematics

2014/2015

  • Caleb Magrudger, Computational & Applied Mathematics
  • Chaoran Yang, Computer Science

2013/2014

  • Lei Fu, Computational & Applied Mathematics
  • Jie Hou, Earth Science

2012/2013

  • Xu Liu, Computer Science
  • Muhong Zhou, Computational & Applied Mathematics

2011/2012

  • Rajesh Gandham, Computational & Applied Mathematics
  • Kaijian Liu, Earth Science

2010/2011

  • Xin Wang, Computational & Applied Mathematics
  • Jie "Jane" Zhang, Earth Science

2009/2010

  • Xin Wang, Computational & Applied Mathematics

The Rice Ken Kennedy Institute is located on the campus of Rice University inside Duncan Hall. Click the map below for directions.

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For additional information, contact us at:

Rice University
Ken Kennedy Institute
6100 Main Street, MS39
Houston, Texas 77005

phone: 713-348-5823
email: kenkennedy@rice.edu