Akane Sano

Assistant Professor

Post-doc Researcher

Graduate Students

Luis Hector Victor

PhD Student

Ethan Lyon

Master Student

Han Yu

PhD Student

Bishal Lamichhane

PhD Student

Yu Wu

Master Student

Undergraduate Students

Shreyah Mohanselvan

Sanjanaa Shanmugam

Joanne Zhou

Zach Moxley

Winnie Li

Sophia Huang

Yerin Han

Yufei Shen

Mateo Martinez

Shreya Nidadavolu

Yidi Wang

Fadeel Sher Khan

Visiting Scholars

Thomas Vaessen PhD

Post-doc from KU Leuven

Takuma Sakaki

Master from Univ. of Tokyo


Boning Li

PhD Student

Cheng Wan

PhD Student

Xiru Huang

Rice CS PhD

Mei Fukuda

Tokyo Institute of Technology

If you are interested in joining our group,

[Prospective Students] Please check admission websites at Rice ECE or CS depending on your background and include Prof. Sano's name and your interest in your research statement.

[Rice undergrad/grad Students] Please email Prof. Sano with your interest and resume.

[Post-docs] Please email Prof. Sano with your interest and CV.

Rice has a postdoc fellowship program for highly competitive applicants which offer substantial independence.

The Rice Academy of Fellows provides a $60,000 salary for 2 years for a cohort of postdoctoral scholars in departments across campus. Applications are due the beginning of January every year.