Fadel Adib

PhD Candidate

Fadel Adib is a Ph.D. candidate in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at MIT. He works on wireless networks and sensing systems. His research has been identified as one of the 50 ways MIT has transformed Computer Science over the past 50 years. This work has also been featured in BBC, NBC, CBS, The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, and The Guardian. Adib was named to the Forbes' list of 30 under 30 and Technology Review's list of the world's top 35 innovators under 35. He is also the recipient of the Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship, the Jacobs Presidential Fellowship from MIT, the MobiCom 2014 Best Demo Award, the CHI 2015 Honorable Mention Award, and the best Master's thesis award in EECS at MIT. Before joining MIT, Adib received a bachelor's degree in Computer and Communications Engineering from the American University of Beirut, where he received the Distinguished Graduate Award for graduating with the university's highest GPA on record. Most recently, he demoed his research to President Obama at the White House as part of the First-Ever White House Demo Day.