ACM SIGMOD/PODS awarded its 2016 Best Paper Award to "FAQ: Questions Asked Frequently', written by Professor Hung Ngo, Associate Professor Atri Rudra, and Mahmoud Abo Khamis (PhD '16).
Congratulations to Assistant Professor Shi Li for winning his first NSF grant. The award is an NSF CRII award for Dr. Li's project titled, "CRII: AF: On Designing Approximation Algorithms Based on Round-or-Cut Paradigm". The award is expected to total $174,990.
SUNY Distinguished Professor of Computer Science and Engineering Venu Govindaraju is named VP for Research and Economic Development.  Dr. Govindaraju has served in the position as Interim VP since September 2014.

The computer scientist was recognized for his “for contributions to security and privacy in cloud computing and wireless networks.”

Professor Chang Wen Chen as been elected IEEE Circuits and Systems Society VP of Finance for calendar year 2016. Congratulations, Dr. Chen!

The honor is given to researchers who have created outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development, and the welfare of society.


Chunming Qiao received the 2015 Distinguished Technical Achievement Award from IEEE’s Communications Society Communications Switching and Routing Technical Committee.

Beginning this year, the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences initiated five new awards to recognize faculty excellence in teaching and research.
CSE announces 2015 PhD student awards
SEAS announces 2015 faculty award winners.