Current Fellowship Sponsors

BP

BP

Funded by BP, the Ken Kennedy Institute is offering two one-year supplemental fellowships in the amount of $7,500. The industry sponsored, one-year graduate fellowships are available to graduate students pursuing research related to high performance computing, computational science & engineering, and data science. Consideration will be given to students with a focus on high performance computing, software technology, modeling & simulation, data analytics & machine learning, industrial internet of things, and user experience & data visualization.

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