Upsilon Pi Epsilon Award Winners
The following people were awarded the Upsilon Pi Epsilon Award.

2019

Mohammod Abdul Motin, The University of Melbourne

Mohammod Abdul Motin is a Ph.D. student in the department of electrical and electronic engineering, the University of Melbourne. He is actively engaged with the IEEE University of Melbourne student branch and IEEE Computer Society.  From 2016 to 2017, he served as vice-chair in the student branch, where he organized many programs and helped committee members to arrange several events.

Hassan Sartaj, National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, FAST

Hassan Sartaj studies at the National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, FAST in the PhD program. He has participated in a number of activities in IEEE and outside the organization. He  has been part of planning Computer Training and Educational Program for underprivileged students, with particular focus on girls with SSR of IEEE CS collaboration with IEEE WIE and IEEE SIGHT Islamabad section.

Pooja Vinod, APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University

Pooja Vinod studies at the APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University in the Rajagiri School of Engineering and Technology, Kochi. She received the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing India 2019 Student Scholarship to attend the GHCI Conference, November 2019 awarded by AnitaB.org. Vinod has also written an article for the Computer Science Department Bulletin at her university on the sociological impacts of AI.

Ivana Zuzic, University of Rijeka

Ivana Zuzic is a student at the University of Rijeka in the Department of Engineering. She has had a number of roles in her student branch and student branch chapter, including Computer Society student branch chapter chair. Zuzic takes part in a number of competitions, including IEEExtreme,  Google Hashcode and Codejam. In her free time, teaches programming to elementary and high school students and prepares them for coding and robotics competitions.

Honorable Mention

Indhumathi Gunasekaran, Panimalar Institute of Technology (PIT)

Indhumathi is in a Bachelors program in the electronics and communication engineering department at Panimalar Institute of Technology. She currently serves in the role of chair of the Computer Society chapter of IEEE Panimalar Institute of Technology student branch and vice-chair of the student branch. Gunasekaran was previously the IEEE student branch treasurer and chair of Women in Engineering of the student branch.

2018

  • Sajithra E G, St. Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering, India
  • Ruben Glatt, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil
  • Rashmitha Varma Pandati, Vignana Bharathi Institute of Technology, India
  • Suraj Nagendra S, Government Engineering College Sreekrishnapuram, India

2017

  • Zheyuan (Ryan) Shi, Swarthmore College, United States
  • Albert A., Columbia University, United States
  • Shubhi Sareen, Delhi Technological University, India
  • Ahnaf Hassan, University of Toronto, United States

2016

  • Siripragada Sai Yashwanth, Vignana Bharathi Institute of Technology, India
  • M. Saeed Ul Hassan Raza, Comstats University, Pakistan
  • Ayushi Jain, Mody University, College of Enginerring and Technology, India

2015

  • Yash Trivedi, Institute of Technology, Nirma University, India
  • G.VRayalakshmi
  • Dinesh Kumar Selvakumaran, University of Kentucky, United States
  • M Susmitha, College of Engineering Chengannur, India

2014

  • Daniel Clay Cambron, United States
  • Swertha Sridharan, India
  • Aravind Sunil, India
  • Carlos Andreas Lozano Garzon, Colombia

2012

  • Ajay Bandi, Mississippi State University, United States
  • Ajay Porwal, Techno India NJR Institute of Technology, India
  • Chun-Kit Ngan, George Mason University, United States
  • Diego Susanj, University of Rijeka, Croatia, Croatia

2011

  • Gabriella Asprella Libonati, Kings College, London, United Kingdom

2010

  • Ajay Bandi, Mississippi State University, United States
  • Himanshu Thapliyal, University of South Florida, United States

2009

  • Artem Glebov, Belarusian State University, Belarus

2007

  • Seiji Isotani, Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Japan
  • Andreas Koltes, University of Passau, Germany
  • Sagar Nagda, Thadomal Shahani English College, India
  • Jose Lisandro Abadia Sarria, Santiago de Cali University, Colombia

2006

  • Juan Gomez, Santiago de Cali University, Colombia
  • Raihan Masud, Khulna University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh

2005

  • Arun Kejariwal, University of California, Irvine, United States
  • Arjun Pai, Queens University Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Mohsen Shaaban, University of Louisianna at Lafayette, United States

2004

  • Neha Jain, North Carolina State University, United States

2003

  • Rania Azhar Malik, Fatima Jinnah Women University, Pakistan
  • Prashant, ABV – Indian Institute of IT and Management, India
  • V.V. Balaji Viswanath, Thiagarjar College of Engineering, India

2002

  • C. Chandramouli, Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, India
  • Min Chen, University of Panama, Panama
  • Federico Moro, Politechnico Di Milano, Italy
  • Shivaani Gupta, Punjab Engineering College, India

2001

  • Mohamme Nasser Al-khasawneh, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan
  • Saverio Perugini Jr., Virginia Tech, United States
  • Vladimir Z. Tosic, Carleton University, Canada
  • William R. Zink, LeTourneau University United States

2000

  • Michael Lee Crogan, Perdue University, United States
  • Peng Lu, Shanghai Jia Tong University, China
  • Slawomir B. Wesolkowski, Canada

1999

  • Elaine Cheong
  • Sherwin Chan
  • Gaurav Tewari