Yingyan Lin

WEBSITE(S)| EIC Lab | Rice Wireless

Yingyan (Celine) Lin is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rice University. She leads the Efficient and Intelligent Computing (EIC) Lab at Rice, which focuses on embedded machine learning and aims to develop techniques towards green AI and ubiquitous machine learning powered intelligence. She received a Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2017, a Best Student Paper Award at the 2016 IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Systems (SiPS 2016), and the 2016 Robert T. Chien Memorial Award for Excellence in Research at UIUC. She was selected as a Rising Star in EECS by the 2017 Academic Career Workshop for Women at Stanford University. Dr. Lin is currently the lead PI on multiple multi-university projects and her group has been funded by NSF, NIH, ONR, Qualcomm, and Intel.

Education

2017, Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

2007, M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

2004, B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Honors & Awards

2018 National Science Foundation (NSF) NeTS Award

2018 National Science Foundation SCH Award

2017 Rising Star in EE/CS, Stanford University

2016 Robert T. Chien Memorial Award for Excellence in Research

2016 Best Paper Award, IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Systems