On Wednesday, October 17, 2012, the first Principles of Distributed Computing Doctoral Dissertation Award was given to Dr. Keren Censor-Hillel for her 2010 thesis “Probabilistic Methods in Distributed Computing”, supervised by Professor Hagit Attiya at the Technion, Israel. The main contribution of her thesis is proving that the total step complexity of asynchronous randomized consensus.
ACM Symposium on Principles of Distributed Computing EATCS Symposium on Distributed Computing. The Principles of Distributed Computing Doctoral Dissertation Award was created in 2012 to acknowledge and promote outstanding research by doctoral (Ph.D.) students on the principles of Distributed Computing.
In addition to his well-publicized technical contributions, for which he won the Turing Award, Vint Cerf crafted a unique vision of what ACM could be and achieve as an organization. He has served as a member of ACM Council three times, and was elected ACM President in 2012.
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His dissertation is arguably the first to systematically attack the problem of natural image synthesis using deep neural networks. As such, his work has already had an enormous impact on the field, with several of his contributions, most notably CycleGAN, becoming widely-used tools not just for researchers in computer graphics and beyond, but also for visual artists.
Shyamnath Gollakota, CSAIL-EECS graduate was honored with 2012 Doctoral Dissertation Award by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) in recognition for his work with wireless interference. Dr. Gollakota, now assistant professor at the University of Washington, studied with Dina Katabi, professor in the EECS department and principal investigator in CSAIL at MIT.
The 2018 Doctoral Dissertation Award recipients will be formally recognized at the annual ACM Awards Banquet on June 15 in San Francisco. About the ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award. Presented annually to the author(s) of the best doctoral dissertation(s) in computer science and engineering.
SIGCOMM Doctoral Dissertation Award for Outstanding PhD Thesis in Computer Networking and Data Communication. Recent Awards 2019: Deepak Vasisht (Towards Realizing the Internet-of-Things Vision: In-body, Homes, and Farms) for visionary research on internet-of-things services with concrete impact solving human-critical problems in different application areas including in-body, homes, and.
ACM Outstanding Ph.D. Dissertation Award in Electronic Design Automation Design automation has gained widespread acceptance by the VLSI circuits and systems design community. Advancement in computer-aided design (CAD) methodologies, algorithms, and tools has become increasingly important to cope with the rapidly growing design complexity, higher performance and low-power requirements, and.
Home SIGs SIGMOD ACM SIGMOD Record Vol. 41, No. 3 Ryan Johnson: recipient of the 2012 ACM SIGMOD Jim Gray dissertation award. interview. Free Access. Ryan Johnson: recipient of the 2012 ACM SIGMOD Jim Gray dissertation award. Share on. Authors: Marianne Winslett. University of Illinois.
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He was awarded a Lilly Teaching Fellowship in 2011, an NSF CAREER Award in 2007, and he won the 2006 ACM SIGMOD Dissertation Award. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Washington in 2005. He earned Bachelor's degrees in Mathematics and in Rhetoric from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1995.
A dissertation can be nominated for both the SIGSAC Doctoral Dissertation Award and the ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award. Decision Deadline The Award Committee will inform the SIGSAC Chair and the winner and runners-up of the results by September 22 to allow the winners to be properly recognized at the ACM CCS conference.
MIT Graduate Earns ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award May 17, 2017 Haitham Hassanieh is the recipient of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) 2016 Doctoral Dissertation Award.
Xiang Zhang, Assistant Professor in Computer Science, won Honorable Mention in the 2012 ACM SIGKDD Dissertation Award competition for his Ph.D. dissertation, Efficient Algorithms for Detecting Genetic Interactions in Genome-Wide Association Study.Xiang received his recognition at the 18th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), in Beijing last week.UC Berkeley Graduate Receives ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award May 15, 2019 Chelsea Finn of the University of California, Berkeley is the recipient of the 2018 ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award for her dissertation “ Learning to Learn with Gradients.”.ACM SIGMOBILE is the international professional organization for scientists, engineers, executives, educators, and students dedicated to all things mobile. Some of the activities of SIGMOBILE and its members include: Performing research in the theory and practice of all areas related to the mobility of systems, users, data, and computing.