Awards

Professor Nan Sun has received the following awards, honors, and recognitions:

  1. IEEE CICC Best Student Paper Award, 2017
  2. Nominated by ECE Dept. for Dean’s Award for Outstanding Engineering Teaching by an Assistant Professor, 2016
  3. IEEE Senior Member, 2016
  4. Nominated by ECE Dept. for Dean’s Award for Outstanding Engineering Teaching by an Assistant Professor, 2015
  5. Jack Kilby Award from ECE Department, UT Austin, 2015
  6. IEEE CAS Chapter of the Year Award, 2014
  7. AMD Endowed Professorship, 2013
  8. NSF CAREER Award, 2013
  9. UT Austin Summer Research Assignment Award, 2011.
  10. Harvard Teaching Award, 2010
  11. Harvard Teaching Award, 2009
  12. Harvard Teaching Award, 2008
  13. Analog Devices Outstanding Student Designer Award, 2007
  14. Harvard Graduate Fellowship, 2006
  15. Caltech Atwood Fellowship, Stanford 3-Quarter Fellowship, and Yale Graduate Fellowship, 2006 (Declined)
  16. Tsinghua University Outstanding Undergraduate Thesis Award, 2006
  17. Tsinghua University Outstanding Graduate, 2006
  18. Hewlett-Packard Fellowship, 2005
  19. Tsinghua University 1st-Class Undergraduate Award, 2005
  20. December 9th (12-9) Fellowship, Tsinghua University, 2004
  21. Tsinghua University 1st-Class Undergraduate Award, 2004
  22. Top Prize in Intercollegiate Physics Competition, 2003
  23. Samsung Fellowship, 2003
  24. Tsinghua University 1st-Class Undergraduate Award, 2003
  25. Tsinghua University Freshman Award, 2002
  26. Ranked #3 in National College Entrance Exam, Beijing, China, 2002
  27. 1st Prize in National Physics Olympiad, Beijing, China, 2001
  28. 1st Prize in National Math Olympiad, Beijing, China, 2000