Research Award Recipients

Supporting cutting-edge research from top research institutions around the world

To help build long-term relationships with academia and support innovative research, Facebook awards exceptional professors with research awards to support their ongoing research efforts. Awards typically result from our Research Awards program.

Note: Previous awardees are archived here, but the latest and most recent announcements first appear on our blog.

Award Recipients

Kanchana Thilakarathna

University of Sydney

RFP: Explorations of Trust in AR, VR, and Smart Devices - 2020

Ronald Fedkiw

Stanford University

RFP: Explorations of Trust in AR, VR, and Smart Devices - 2020

Franziska Roesner

University of Washington

RFP: Explorations of Trust in AR, VR, and Smart Devices - 2020

Melanie Volkamer

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

RFP: Explorations of Trust in AR, VR, and Smart Devices - 2020

Sara Rampazzi

University of Florida

RFP: Explorations of Trust in AR, VR, and Smart Devices - 2020

Inge Nys

Ghent University

FRL Liquid Crystal Research Award - 2020

Tao Zhan

University of Central Florida

FRL Liquid Crystal Research Award - 2020

Yu-Jen Wang

National Chiao Tung University

FRL Liquid Crystal Research Award - 2020

Sawyer Miller

University of Arizona

FRL Liquid Crystal Research Award - 2020

Alina Martinez

University of Colorado Boulder

FRL Liquid Crystal Research Award - 2020

Hao Wang

Kent State University

FRL Liquid Crystal Research Award - 2020

Soudeh Ghorbani

Johns Hopkins University

RFP: Networking 2020 - 2020