Three members of the Cornell Tech faculty were selected as recipients of the 2018 Google Faculty Research Awards. Professors Yoav Artzi, Daniel Lee, and Vitaly Shmatikov were selected to receive unrestricted gifts to support their research.
According to an announcement made by Google, “grants cover tuition for a graduate student and provide both faculty and students the opportunity to work directly with Google researchers and engineers.”
Yoav Artzi is an Assistant Professor at Cornell Tech and in the Computer Science Department at Cornell University. Professor Artzi’s Language in Context group studies representations and learning algorithms for language understanding in context.
Daniel Dongyuel Lee is a Professor at Cornell Tech and in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Cornell University. His group focuses on understanding general computational principles in biological systems and on applying that knowledge to build autonomous systems.
Vitaly Shmatikov is a Professor at Cornell Tech and in the Computer Science Department at Cornell University. His research areas are security and privacy.