Current PhD Students
Rizwana Begum, Drexel University
Rizwana obtained her B.E. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS-Pilani), India. Before joining Drexel, she spent two years at Qualcomm as Firmware Engineer. During her tenure at Qualcomm she worked on low power architecture design and evaluation of video accelerators. She joined Drexel as a Master’s student in Computer Engineering and currently pursuing first year of her Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Her research interests include low power architectures, energy proportional computing and power modeling. She is currently exploring hardware and operating system support to achieve energy proportionality in mobile platforms.
She was a recipient of Suryadevara Basavaiah Family Educational Fund.She also received university merit scholarship for full academic coursework during her undergraduate studies. She was honored with Gold medal for securing top rank in her 12th grade.