Awards

Category archives: Awards

RSS feed of Awards

Last update on .

Theophilus Benson Co-Authors The EuroSys 2019 Best Student Paper

Click the links that follow for more news about Theophilus Benson and other recent accomplishments by Brown CS faculty.

Brown CS Professor Theophilus “Theo” Benson has just won the Eurosys  Best Student Paper Award for co-authoring the paper, “Efficient and Safe Network Updates with Suffix Causal Consistency” (authored by University of North Carolina Chapel Hill ...

Last update on .

Michael Littman Has Been Named An AAAS Leshner Fellow

Click the links that follow for more news items about Michael Littman and other recent accomplishments by Brown CS faculty

Brown CS Professor Michael Littman has just been named a Leshner Fellow focusing on Artificial Intelligence by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Each year, the AAAS selects leaders from disciplines at the ...

Last update on .

Kai Wang Wins An Adobe Research Fellowship

Click the links that follow for more news about Daniel Ritchie, Kai Wang, and other recent accomplishments by Brown CS students.

Brown CS PhD student Kai Wang has just received an Adobe Research Fellowship for his research in automating design of structures and layouts. His work currently centers on bridging computer graphics and machine learning ...

Last update on .

Bayazit, Galgana, Kumar, And Safranchik Win CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Honorable Mentions

Click the links that follow for more news about Nishanth Kumar, previous recipients of honorable mentions for this award, and other recent accomplishments by our students.

The Computing Research Association (CRA) is a coalition of more than 200 organizations with the mission of enhancing innovation by joining with industry, government, and academia to strengthen research ...

Last update on .

Brown Executive Master In Cybersecurity Alum Ernesto Zaldivar Is A Finalist For The Bracken Bower Prize

Click the link that follows for more news about the Executive Master in Cybersecurity program and its alums.

Hoping to encourage young authors to tackle emerging business themes, the Financial Times and McKinsey and Company first awarded the Bracken Bower Prize in 2014. The award is given to the best business book proposal by an ...

Last update on .

Krishnamurthi And Multiple Alums Win An OOPSLA Most Influential Paper Award For Flapjax

Click the links that follow for more news about Shriram Krishnamurthi and other recent accomplishments by our alums and faculty.

"Two weeks before the OOPSLA 2009 deadline," remembers Brown CS alum Arjun Guha (now Associate Professor of Computer Science at University of Massachusetts, Amherst), "Shriram declared that it was time to actually write a Flapjax ...

Last update on .

Brown CS Alum Evan Wallace Has Been Named An INC 2019 Rising Star

Click the links that follow for more news items about awards won by Brown CS alums.

“My big vision is making design accessible to everyone,” explains co-founder/CEO of Figma, Dylan Fields, “and I want the tools to be simple and powerful.” This dream is quickly becoming a reality, as both Dylan and Brown CS ...

Last update on .

Lilika Markatou Wins An ISC Best Student Paper Award

Click the links that follow for more news about Roberto Tamassia and recent accomplishments by Brown CS faculty.

Brown CS PhD student Evangelia Anna (Lilika) Markatou has just won the Best Student Paper Award for her paper “Full Database Reconstruction with Access and Search Pattern Leakage” (coauthored with her advisor, Professor Roberto Tamassia) presented at ...

Last update on .

Brown CS Alum danah boyd Wins An Electronic Frontier Foundation Pioneer Award

Click the links that follow for more news about danah boyd and recent accomplishments by Brown CS alums.

Founded almost thirty years ago, the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is one of the leading nonprofit organizations defending civil liberties in the digital world. In 1992, they established their Pioneer Award to recognize leaders on the electronic ...

Last update on .

Brown CS Receives Two Awards At SIGMOD 2019

Click the links that follow for more news about Nathaniel Weir, Stan Zdonik, and other recent accomplishments by our facultystudents, and alums.

This year's ACM SIGMOD (Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Management of Data) conference was held in Amsterdam, and members of the Brown CS community returned from the ...