Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship Winners

Congratulations to all of our Fellowship winners!


North America Winners




Innovation Title


Xinshuo Weng, Ye Yuan

Kris Kitani

3D Multi-Agent Social Interaction Understanding and Diverse Future Behavior Forecasting for Next General AI Systems


Mohamed Hassan, Evgeny Manzhosov

Simha Sethumadhavan

Practical Software Security on Heterogeneous System on Chips


Keertana Settaluri, Kourosh Hakhamaneshi

Vladimir Stojanovic, Borivoje Nikolic

Designing Analog Mixed Signal Circuits with Machine Learning


Casey Hardy, Abdullah Abdulslam

Hanh-Phuc Le, Patrick Mercier

Vertical Hybrid Power Delivery for High-Performance Processors and Digital Systems


Minghua Liu, Xiaoshuai Zhang

Hao Su

Learning-Based 3D Mesh Reconstruction


Shuyang Li, Bodhisattwa Prasad Majumder

Julian McAuley

Toward Personalized and Multimodal Conversational Recommender Systems


Sai Bi, Zhengqin Li

Manmohan Chandraker,
Ravi Ramamoorthi

Physically-Motivated Deep Inverse Rendering from Sparse Inputs


Dominique Meyer, Hengyuang Zhang

Henrik Christensen

Temporospatial Fusion of Radar, Vision and LIDAR data for Autonomous Driving


Suraj Jog, Junfeng Guan

Haitham Hassanieh

High Resolution Millimeter Wave Imaging Using Deep Adversarial Learning


Runzhou Zhang, Huibin Zhou

Alan E. Willner

High-Capacity Mode-Division-Multiplexed Wireless Communications Within and Beyond Millimeter-Wave Band

UT Austin

Khurram Mazher, Andrew Graff

Robert W. Heath Jr.,
Nuria Gonzalez-Prelcic

Radar-to-radar interference: System level analysis and solutions

Virginia Tech

Yibin Liang, Kangjun Bai

Yang (Cindy) Yi,
Lingjia Liu

A Low-Power Hybrid Neural Processing Architecture for Mobile Edge Intelligent Computing


John Thickstun, Vivek Jayaram

Sham Kakade

Source Separation with Deep Generative Priors

2020 Europe Winners

Student Name


Innovation Title


David Burt

Carl E. Rasmussen, Mark van der Wilk

Variational Inference in Compositional Models

University of Cambridge

Miguel Cacho Soblechero

Pantelis Georgiou, Jesus Rodriguez Manzano

Sense-aware System-on-Chip for ISFET diagnostic platforms

Imperial College London

Pietro Frigo

Cristiano Giuffrida

Reverse Engineering in-DRAM Rowhammer Mitigations via Automata Learning

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Vidhi Ramesh Lalchand

Carl E. Rasmussen

Probabilistic Kernel Learning in Gaussian Processes

University of Cambridge

Yuki Asano

Andrea Vedaldi

Learning self-supervised learning

University of Oxford

2020 South Korea Winners

Winner University Student(s)
QIFK-2020-3 Seoul National University Byeongchang Kim
QIFK-2020-4 Seoul National University Soochan Lee
QIFK-2020-6 KAIST Janghyeon Lee
QIFK-2020-16 Seoul National University Saehyung-Lee
QIFK-2020-21 KAIST Jihoon Tack, Sangwoo Mo
QIFK-2020-33 KAIST Yuji Roh
QIFK-2020-35 Seoul National University Jaemin Yoo
QIFK-2020-39 Seoul National University Jaemin Yoo
QIFK-2020-45 Seoul National University Chris Dongjoo Kim
QIFK-2020-56 Seoul National University Yeonwoo Jeong
QIFK-2020-58 POSTECH Sungyeon-Kim
QIFK-2020-77 KAIST Jongheon Jeong
QIFK-2020-81 Seoul National University Gyeongsik Moon
QIFK-2020-86 Seoul National University Jaekyeom Kim
QIFK-2020-95 Sungkyunkwan University Sangwon-Jung, Hongjun Ahn
QIFK-2020-100 Seoul National University Sungyong Baik
QIFK-2020-114 KAIST Jinsun-Park
QIFK-2020-123 KAIST Seokju Lee
QIFK-2020-128 KAIST Philipp Benz, Chaoning Zhang
QIFK-2020-143 KAIST Pan Fei

Fellowship Winners and Finalists

The Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship began in 2009, and has continued to grow with the addition of more universities, more candidates, and expansion to our research centers internationally. Take a look at a list of all our fellowship winners and finalists from years past:

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