Awards
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Postdoctoral Fellowship (2015 - 2017)
  • Winner of Best Demo Award at IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE-INFOCOM) (2015)
  • finalist at the prestigious Bell Labs Prize competition (2014)
  • Second Prize for IEEE ComSoc Student Competition (2014)
  • Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS) (2013 - 2014)
  • Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS) (2012 - 2013)
  • Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship in Science & Technology (QEII-GSST) (2011 - 2012)
  • University Graduate Scholarship (2009 - 2010)
  • University Graduate Scholarship (2007 - 2008)
  • University Continuing Student Scholarship (2005 - 2006)
  • University Entrance Scholarship (2001 - 2002)
Selected Invited Talks
  • "Information Theoretic Limits of Molecular Communication and System Design Using Machine Learning," Stanford University, organized by IEEE Information Theory Society's Santa Clara Valley Chapter, Stanford, California. (October 2017)

  • "Molecular Communication: System Models, Fundamental Limits, and Experimental Implementations," IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (conference tutorial), San Fransisco, CA, USA. (March 2017)

  • "Capacity Limits of Diffusion-Based Molecular Timing Channels", Canadian Biennial Symposium on Communications (BSC), Kelowna, British Columbia. (June 2016)

  • "Molecular Communication: Theoretical Limits and Experimental Implementations", School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia. (May 2016)

  • "Molecular Communication: Theoretical Limits and Experimental Implementations", Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (May 2016)

  • "Molecular Communication: Theoretical Limits and Experimental Implementations", Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts. (May 2016)

  • "Molecular Communication: Theoretical Limits and Experimental Implementations", University of Toronto, organized by IEEE Toronto Section, Toronto, Ontario. (April 2016)

  • "Molecular Communication: Theoretical Limits and Experimental Implementations", Department of Electrical Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey. (April 2016)

  • "Capacity Limits of Molecular Timing Channels", Information Theory and Applications (ITA) Workshop, San Diego, California. (Feb 2016)