Awards

2017

  • Onur Mutlu received the DFRWS 2017 Best Paper Award as co-author of the paper "Improving the Reliabililty of Chip-off Forensic Analysis of NAND Flash Memory Devices"

 2016

2015

  • Torsten Hoefler won the 2015 Latsis Prize

  • Pravin Shinde, Kornilios Kourtis, Antoine Kaufmann and Timothy Roscoe received the Best Poster award at EuroSys 2015 for "Dragonet: a Host Network Stack for Harnessing NIC Hardware".

  • Timothy Roscoe and Robert Soulé (USI) received the Google Research Award for the "Online Data Center Modeling" project

  • Torsten Hoefler received the ERC Starting Grant

2014

  • Louis Woods awarded the ETH Medal for his dissertation: FPGA-Enhanced Data Processing Systems.

  • Timothy Roscoe awarded the Jay Lepreau Best Paper award at OSDI 2014 as co-author of the paper: Arrakis: The Operating System is the Control Plane by Simon Peter, Jialin Li, Irene Zhang, Dan R. K. Ports, Doug Woos, Arvind Krishnamurthy, Thomas Anderson, and Timothy Roscoe.

  • Cagri Balkesen obtained an Excellent Presentation Award at VLDB 2014

  • Jana Giceva received the Google PhD Fellowship Award

  • Tahmineh Sanamrad received the Google Anita Borg Scholarship Award

  • Timothy Roscoe awarded the first NSDI "Test of Time" award as one of the authors of the paper: "Operating system support for planetary-scale network services" published at the first NSDI in 2004.

2013

2012

  • Philipp Unterbrunner awarded the 2012 Chorafas Prize for outstanding contributions and excellent scientific achievement in his doctoral dissertation

  • Gustavo Alonso elected ACM Fellow 

  • Philipp Unterbrunner received the ETH Medal Award for his outstanding Doctoral Thesis entitled: Elastic, Reliable, and Robust Storage and Query Processing with Crescando/RB

  • Campus Challenge course team under the supervision of Prof. Donald Kossmann won the European Accenture Campus Challenge Competition

  • Nihal Dindar is one of the Google Anita Borg Scholarship 2012 recipients
     
  • Jana Giceva received the Best Poster Award at the ACM EuroSys Conference 2012
     
  • Andrei Popovici, Thomas Gross, and Gustavo Alonso received the ACM AOSD 2012 Most Influential Paper Award for their 2002 Paper: Dynamic weaving for aspect-oriented programming. International Conference on Aspect-Oriented Software Development, AOSD April, 2002, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands.
     

2011

  • Pratanu Roy received the Best Master Thesis Industry Award for his MT: "Using Background Knowledge in Schema Matching and Ontology Alignment" completed at RWTH Aachen, Germany.
     
  • Sukriti Ramesh received the Fritz-Kutter Award 2011 for her Master Thesis: "CrowdDB – Answering Queries with Crowdsourcing
     
  • Timothy Roscoe received the D-INFK Golden Owl 2011 awarded by VSETH 
     
  • Donald Kossmann and Sukriti Ramesh (Systems Group, ETH); Amber Feng, Micheal Franklin, Tim Kraska, Andrew Wang, Reynold Xin (UC Berkeley); Samuel Madden (MIT) received the VLDB 2011 Best Demo Award 
     
  • IS Lab Project student team: Lynn Aders, René Buffat, Zaheer Chothia, and Matthias Wetter supervised by Cagri Balkesen, Peter Fischer, and Nesime Tatbul received the DEBS 2011 Grand Challenge Award.
     
  • Nihal Dindar, Peter Fischer, and Nesime Tatbul  DEBS 2011 Best Poster Award for
  • Donald Kossmann received the ICDE 2011 Most Influential Paper Award for for the 2001 Paper on skyline queries
     
  • Jens Teubner and Louis Woods received the BTW 2011 Best Demo Award 

2010

  • Donald Kossmann honored as ACM Fellow, 2010
     
  • René Müller received the Fritz-Kutter Award 2010 for his PhD Dissertation: Data Stream Processing on Embedded Devices
     
  • Oriana Riva received the Ambizione Grant 2010
     
  • Gustavo Alonso and Bettina Kemme received the VLDB 10 Year Best Paper Award 2010
     
  • Timothy Roscoe received the Microsoft Research PhD Scholarship Award 2010
     
  • Tim Kraska received the SNSF Fellowship for Prospective Researchers, 2010

2009

2008

  • Donald Kossmann received the Google Research Award 2008
     
  • The Systems Group awarded grant from Microsoft as part of the Microsoft Innovation Cluster for Embedded Software (ICES)
     
  • Nesime Tatbul received the IBM Faculty Award 2008
     
  • Oriana Riva received the  ETH Fellowship 2008