Awards

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

  1. IEEE Circuits and Systems Society Distinguished Lecturer, from 2019 to 2020
  2. IEEE CICC Best Student Paper Award (Third Place), 2017
  3. Nominated by ECE Dept. for Dean’s Award for Outstanding Engineering Teaching by an Assistant Professor, 2016
  4. IEEE Senior Member, 2016
  5. Nominated by ECE Dept. for Dean’s Award for Outstanding Engineering Teaching by an Assistant Professor, 2015
  6. Jack Kilby Award from ECE Department, UT Austin, 2015
  7. IEEE CAS Chapter of the Year Award, 2014
  8. AMD Endowed Professorship, 2013
  9. NSF CAREER Award, 2013
  10. UT Austin Summer Research Assignment Award, 2011.
  11. Harvard Teaching Award, 2010
  12. Harvard Teaching Award, 2009
  13. Harvard Teaching Award, 2008
  14. Analog Devices Outstanding Student Designer Award, 2007
  15. Harvard Graduate Fellowship, 2006
  16. Caltech Atwood Fellowship, Stanford 3-Quarter Fellowship, and Yale Graduate Fellowship, 2006 (Declined)
  17. Tsinghua University Outstanding Undergraduate Thesis Award, 2006
  18. Tsinghua University Outstanding Graduate, 2006
  19. Hewlett-Packard Fellowship, 2005
  20. Tsinghua University 1st-Class Undergraduate Award, 2005
  21. December 9th (12-9) Fellowship, Tsinghua University, 2004
  22. Tsinghua University 1st-Class Undergraduate Award, 2004
  23. Top Prize in Intercollegiate Physics Competition, 2003
  24. Samsung Fellowship, 2003
  25. Tsinghua University 1st-Class Undergraduate Award, 2003
  26. Tsinghua University Freshman Award, 2002
  27. Ranked #3 in National College Entrance Exam, Beijing, China, 2002
  28. 1st Prize in National Physics Olympiad, Beijing, China, 2001
  29. 1st Prize in National Math Olympiad, Beijing, China, 2000