Torsten Hoefler won the Distinguished Paper Award at OOPSLA 2016 as coauthor of the paper “Modeling and Analysis of Remote Memory Access Programming”
The paper entitled "Continuous Runahead: Transparent Hardware Acceleration for Memory Intensive Workloads" by Milad Hashemi, Onur Mutlu, and Yale N. Patt, has been selected one of the 6 best papers at MICRO 2016.
Tobias Grosser received SNSF Ambizione Fellowship to work heterogeneous compute on http://polly.llvm.org/
Timo Schneider, Otto Bibartiu and Torsten Hoefler received the Best Student Paper Award at Hot Interconnects 2016
Patrick Schmid, Maciej Besta and Torsten Hoefler won Karsten Schwan Best Paper Award for their paper "High-Performance Distributed RMA Locks" at ACM HPDC'16 in Kyoto
Tobias Grosser won an @hipeac Technology Transfer Award for work on Polly enabling Polyhedral Compilation in LLVM
Frank McSherry received the TCC Test of Time Award
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
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.
Timothy Roscoe elected ACM Fellow
Timothy Roscoe awarded the 2013 ACM SIGCOMM Test of Time award as one of the authors of the paper: "PlanetLab: An Overlay Testbed for Broad-Coverage Services" by Brent Chun, David Culler, Timothy Roscoe, Andy Bavier, Larry Peterson, Mike Wawrzoniak, and Mic Bowman.
Louis Woods received the best paper award at FCCM'13 for the paper: "Parallel Computation of Skyline Queries" by Louis Woods, Jens Teubner, and Gustavo Alonso.
Cagri Balkesen received the ICDE 2013 "Best Paper Runner-Up" award for the paper: "Main-Memory Hash Joins on Multi-Core CPUs: Tuning to the Underlying Hardware" by Cagri Balkesen, Jens Teubner, Gustavo Alonso, and Tamer Ozsu.
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