NVIDIA is awarding $250,000 to 10 Ph.D. students to help solve complex parallel computing challenges. Each student will receive $25,000 and engineering support to further their advanced research.
The Graduate Fellowship recipients were selected from 268 applications in 28 countries. Sponsored projects involve a variety of technical challenges, including light-transport simulation, computer vision, and programmability and optimization for heterogeneous systems.
Here are the recipients of the 2010 NVIDIA Graduate Fellowship Program:
- Albert Sidelnik, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
- Anjul Patney, University of California, Davis
- Debapriya Chatterjee, University of Michigan
- Duane Merrill, University of Virginia
- Henry Cook, University of California, Berkeley
- Huy T. Vo, University of Utah
- Michael Bauer, Stanford University
- Nicolas Pinto, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Toshiya Hachisuka, University of California, San Diego
Learn why the awards are important for research in this video with Craig Wittenbrink, a member of the NVIDIA Fellowship Awards selection committee.