- Notable Reviewer at ICLR (2023) | Press
- NMSU CS Star Award (2023) | Press
Best Paper Award Nomination at NeurIPS (2022) | Link
Paper: Pruning has a Disparate Impact on Model Accuracy
Amazon Research Award - AWS AI (2022) | Link
Project: Towards Understanding the Unintended Disparate Impacts of Private Machine Learning Systems
Caspar Bowden PET award for Outstanding Research in Privacy Enhancing Technologies (2022) | Link
For advancing the understanding of DP and fairness trade-offs in decision making, providing a theoretical framework and exploring a highly relevant practical problem.
- IJCAI Early Career Spotlight Award (2022) | Link
Google Research Scholar Award (2022) | Link
Project: Equity of Differentially Private Decision Processes
NSF CAREER Award (2022) | Press | Link
Project: CAREER: End-to-end Constrained Optimization Learning
- Top Reviewer Award at NeurIPS (2021 and 2022) | Press | Press
IEEE Transaction of Power System Best Paper Award (2022) | Link
Highly selective award assigned to eight out of all IEEE-TPS papers published in 2020–2022.
Paper: Differentially private optimal power flow for distribution grids
ISSNAF Mario Gerla Young Investigator Award (2021) | Press
The award is conferred in coordination with the Italian Embassy in US in recognition of significant and innovative contributions to computer science.
ACP Early Career Research Award (2021) | Link
For contribution to constraint programming and, in particular, fundamental advances in distributed constraint satisfaction, constraint-based differential privacy, fairness in artificial intelligence, and their applications in energy, mobility, and census data.
IEEE Transaction of Power System Best Paper Award (2021) | Link
Highly selective award assigned to seven out of all IEEE-TPS papers published in 2019–2021.
Paper: Privacy-preserving power system obfuscation: A bilevel optimization approach
- Differentially Private Temporal Map Challenge Award, NIST | Press
AI*IA Best AI Dissertation Award (2018) | Press
For Thesis: Exploiting the Structure of Distributed Constraint Optimization Problems
Visionary Workshops Paper Award at AAMAS (2016) | Link
Paper: A Realistic Dataset for the Smart Home Device Scheduling Problem for DCOPs
Best Student Paper Award at CMSB (2013)
Paper: Constraint Programming in Community-based Gene Regulatory Network Inference