Hakduran Koc

Honors & Awards

 

Individual Awards

  • Minnie Stevens Piper Award Nominee, University of Houston – Clear Lake, 2017.
  • Best Paper Award, “Input/Output Processing using On-Chip Memory for Cyber Physical System” by Hoang Nguyen and Hakduran Koc; IEEE Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference (CCWC 2017), Las Vegas, NV, January 2017.
  • Outstanding Student Branch Counselor Award by IEEE Region 5, Kansas City, MO, April 2016.
  • Minnie Stevens Piper Award Finalist, University of Houston – Clear Lake, 2016.
  • IEEE-USA Professional Achievement for Individuals Award by IEEE-USA, Milwaukee, WI, May 2015.
  • Minnie Stevens Piper Award Finalist, University of Houston – Clear Lake, 2015.
  • Outstanding Student Branch Counselor Award by IEEE Region 5, New Orleans, LA, April 2015.
  • Minnie Stevens Piper Award Finalist, University of Houston – Clear Lake, 2014.
  • Minnie Stevens Piper Award Finalist, University of Houston – Clear Lake, 2013.
  • NSF/TCPP CDER Early Adopter Award, July 2013
  • Minnie Stevens Piper Award Finalist, University of Houston – Clear Lake, 2012.
  • Outstanding Student Branch Counselor Award by IEEE Region 5, 2012.
  • Minnie Stevens Piper Award Finalist, University of Houston – Clear Lake, 2011.
  • Paper ranked #3 in Most Popular Papers Category in ACM Digital Library, September 2007.
  • Student mentor award by SIGDA - Young Student Support Program, DAC 2007 and DAC 2002.
  • Summer Fellowships by Syracuse University, 2004, 2005, and 2006.
  • Several Travel Grants by UHCL, Syracuse University, NSF, DAC, MEMOCODE and industry-leader companies.
  • Scholarship by the Department of Education for M.S. and Ph.D. education in USA, Ankara, Turkey, 1999.
  • Ranked #1 student in the department upon graduation, Ankara University, 1997.

 

Leadership Awards

  • Outstanding Small Student Branch Award by IEEE Region 5 to IEEE UHCL Student Branch, 2016.
    Position: Branch Counselor
  • Outstanding Small Student Branch Award by IEEE Region 5 to IEEE UHCL Student Branch, 2015.
    Position: Branch Counselor
  • Outstanding Small Section Award by IEEE MGA to IEEE Galveston Bay Section, 2012.
    Position: Section Chair (The best IEEE Small Section worldwide).
  • Outstanding Small Student Branch Award by IEEE Region 5 to IEEE UHCL Student Branch, 2012.
    Position: Branch Counselor
  • Outstanding Small Section Award by IEEE Region 5 to IEEE Galveston Bay Section, 2012.
    Position: Section Chair
  • Most Improved Organization Award by University of Houston - Clear Lake to IEEE Student Branch, 2012.
    Position: Branch Counselor
  • Professional Development Event of the Year Award by UHCL to IEEE Student Branch, 2012.
    Position: Branch Counselor
  • Outstanding Small Section Award by IEEE Region 5 to IEEE Galveston Bay Section, 2011.
    Position: Section Vice Chair