The Shannon Award honors consistent and profound contributions to the field of information theory.
He received the 2016 Jack Keil Wolf ISIT Student Paper Award. His paper is titled "Distributed Simulation of Continuous Random Variables."
Are CNTs the foundation for the next generation of super-computers?


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Pursuing a PhD in theoretical physics, Andrea Montanari pursued his passion of understanding how things work at a fundamental level. Today, his research aims to understand patterns in complex, high-dimensional data. He also helps students find pleasure in figuring out something new, or creating something from scratch!