News & Events


February 8, 2018

LIDS Alum David Tse Elected to National Academy of Engineering

  We are pleased to share that LIDS alum David Tse, a professor in Stanford University’s Department of Electrical Engineering, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE).

January 30, 2018

LIDS researcher posters recognized at NIPS and INFORMS

It is a pleasure to share the news that Prof. Devavrat Shah, together with LIDS students, Anish Agarwal, Muhammad J.

Photo of Eytan Modiano

January 25, 2018

Eytan Modiano recipient of Committed to Caring Award

We are pleased to share that LIDS Associate Director, Prof. Eytan Modiano has been selected as a recipient of a Committed to Caring Award. Please join us in congratulating Eytan on this well-deserved honor.

January 22, 2018

Location detection when GPS doesn’t work

With billions of GPS devices in use today, people are beginning to take it for granted that services on their handheld devices will be location-aware.

photo of Philippe Rigollet

January 21, 2018

From undisciplined to interdisciplinary

In 1996, when he was a high school senior in the small town of Cluny, in the Burgundy region of France, Philippe Rigollet applied to several of the two-year preparatory schools that most French students attend before moving on to university.