Fadel Adib

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Assistant Professor, MIT
Director, Signal Kinetics Research Group
Pincipal Investigator, MIT Media Lab    


RESEARCH MISSION: My research group explores and develops new technologies and algorithms that can extend human and computer abilities in communication, sensing, and actuation. Our research draws on tools from computer networks, signal processing, machine learning, and hardware design.

POSTDOC: Yunfei Ma
GRADUATE STUDENTS: Tzu Ming Hsu, Zhihong Luo, Nicholas Selby, Francesco Tonolini

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Awards & Honors:

International Lists: Forbes' 30 Under 30 in 2015, Technology Review's 35 Innovators Under 35 (TR35) in 2014.

Entrepreneurial: Invited to The First-Ever White House Demo Day (2015), MIT 100K Business Plan Competition: Finalist, Audience Choice Award, and AARP Prize (2015).

"Best of" Conference Awards: ACM SIGMOBILE Research Highlights in 2017, ACM MobiCom'14 Best Demo Award, ACM CHI'15 Honorable Mention Award.

Fellowships: Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship (2014-2016), MIT Irwin and Joan Jacobs Presidential Fellowship (2011-2012), AUB Merit Scholarship (2007-2011).

Institutional (MIT): CSAIL Amazing Research Highlights Competition: First Place (2015), MIT ASO SciTech Graduate Student Award (2015), 50 Ways that MIT has transformed Computer Science (X-ray Vision), William A. Martin Award for Best Master's Thesis in Computer Science at MIT (2013).

Institutional (AUB): AUB Distinguished Young Alumnus Award (2017), Highest cumulative GPA in the digitally-recorded history of AUB (2011), AUB Distinguished Graduate Award (2011), Rank 1 every semester at AUB (2007-2011), AUB Dean’s Honor List and High Distinction (2007-2011).


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