Faculty Awards and Recognition

National/International Awards

ACM Awards

Paul Barford, Distinguished Scientist
Paul Barford, Fellow
Jin-Yi Cai, Fellow
Michael Gleicher, Distinguished Member Award
Michael Gleicher, Distinguished Scientist
Mark Hill, Fellow
Mark Hill, SIGARCH Distinguished Service Award
Somesh Jha, Distinguished Scientist
Somesh Jha, Fellow
Lawrence Landweber, Fellow
Barton Miller, Fellow
Jignesh Patel, Distinguished Member Award
Jignesh Patel, Fellow
Thomas Reps, Fellow
Gurindar Sohi, Fellow
Gurindar Sohi, Maurice Wilkes Award
David Wood, Fellow

Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship

Jin-Yi Cai
Shuchi Chawla
AnHai Doan

American Academy of Arts and Sciences Fellow

Gurindar Sohi
Grace Wahba

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellow

Jin-Yi Cai
Grace Wahba

David and Lucile Packard Fellowship

Thomas Reps
Raghu Ramakrishnan
Li Zhang

IEEE Awards

Paul Barford, Fellow
Paul Barford, INFOCOM Test of Time Paper Award
Charles Dyer, Computer Society Technical Committee on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence Chair
Charles Dyer, Fellow
Mark Hill, Fellow
Somesh Jha, Fellow
Lawrence Landweber, Award on International Communication
Jignesh Patel, Fellow
Karthikeyan Sankaralingam, Technical Committee on Computer Architecture Young Investigator Award
Gurindar Sohi, Computer Society B. Ramakrishna Rau Award
Gurindar Sohi, Fellow
David Wood, Fellow
Stephen Wright,INFOCOM Test of Time Paper Award

John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship

Jin-Yi Cai
Michael Ferris
Thomas Reps

National Academy of Engineering Member

Gurindar Sohi

National Academy of Sciences Member

Grace Wahba

NSF Awards

Aditya Akella, Career Award
Aditya Akella, Future Internet Architecture Award
Aws Albarghouthi, Career Award
Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau, Career Award
Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau, Career Award
Suman Banerjee, Career Award
Paul Barford, Career Award
Shuchi Chawla, Career Award
Mark Craven, Career Award
Loris D’Antoni, Career Award
AnHai Doan, Career Award
Anthony Gitter, Career Award
Michael Gleicher, Career Award
Somesh Jha, Career Award
Laurent Lessard, Career Award
Jing Li, Career Award
Ben Liblit, Career Award
Bilge Mutlu, Career Award
Karthikeyan Sankaralingam, Career Award
Dieter van Melkebeek, Career Award
Jerry Zhu, Career Award

Presidential Young Investigator Award

Jin-Yi Cai
Michael Ferris
James Larus
Thomas Reps
David Wood

Other Area-Specific Awards

AAAI / Computing Community Consortium Blue Sky Ideas Prize

Jerry Zhu

Academia Europaea (election as a foreign member)

Jin-Yi Cai
Thomas Reps

ACM Dissertation and Distinguished Awards

Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau, SIGOPS Mark Weiser Award
Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau, SIGOPS Mark Weiser Award
Suman Banerjee, SIGMOBILE RockStar Award
AnHai Doan, Doctoral Dissertation Award
Lawrence Landweber, ICPC Senior Coach Award
Ben Liblit, Doctoral Dissertation Award
Thomas Reps, Doctoral Dissertation Award
Thomas Reps, SIGPLAN Programming Languages Achievement Award
Matt Sinclair, SIGARCH/IEEE CS TCCA Outstanding Dissertation Award
Christos Tzamos, SIGecom Dissertation Award
Dieter van Melkebeek, Doctoral Dissertation Award
Dieter van Melkebeek, ICPC Senior Coach Award
Dieter van Melkebeek, Student Choice Professor of the Year

Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) Young Investigator Award

Ben Liblit

Amar and Balinder Sohi Professor in Computer Sciences

David Wood

National Computational Science Award for Teaching Undergraduates (DOE)

Michael Ferris

Amazon Research Award

Theodoros Rekatsinas

Beale-Orchard-Hays Prize, Mathematical Optimization Society

Michael Ferris

BITS Pilani Distinguished Alumnus Award

Gurindar Sohi

Carolyn Rosner Award for Excellence in Teaching

Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau
Paul Barford
Shuchi Chawla
Michael Ferris
Beck Hasti
Barton Miller
Dieter van Melkebeek

Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award

Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau

Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies Elizabeth Scott Award

Grace Wahba

COPSS Fisher Award

Grace Wahba

DARPA Young Faculty Award

Jing Li

Distinguished Teaching Award – Emil H. Steiger Award

Karthikeyan Sankaralingam

Dugald C. Jackson Faculty Scholar of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Jing Li

E. David Cronon Professor in Computer Sciences

Gurindar Sohi

Eckert-Mauchly Award

James Goodman

Gurindar Sohi

Facebook Systems Research Award

Shivaram Venkataraman

Facebook TAV Challenge

Justin Hsu

Funai Achievement Award

Jiawei Han

First Emanuel and Carol Parzen Prize for Statistical Innovation

Grace Wahba

George M. Sprowls Award for Best Com­puter Sci­ence PhD the­sis in the EECS De­part­ment of MIT

Christos Tzamos

Google Faculty Research Award

Jerry Zhu

H.I. Romnes Faculty Fellowship

Aditya Akella
Jin-Yi Cai
Hao Wang Prize
David Wood

Hao Wang Prize

Jin-Yi Cai

Herman Goldstine Memorial Postdoctoral Fellowship

Alberto Del Pia

High Value Patent Application Awards, IBM

Jing Li

Hilldale Award in Physical Sciences

Grace Wahba

Hilldale Undergraduate/Faculty Research Award

Dieter van Melkebeek

Honorary Doctorate in Science, CUNY – Brooklyn College

Lawrence Landweber

Honorary Doctorate in Science, University of Chicago

Grace Wahba

Honored Instructor, Division of University Housing

Ben Liblit

Humboldt Research Award

Jin-Yi Cai
Thomas Reps
Dieter van Melkebeek

IBM Faculty Award

Barton Miller

IJ Schoenberg-Hilldale Chair in Statistics

Grace Wahba

Inaugural Distinguished Alumni Award, Cornell University

Grace Wahba

Inaugural Senior Breiman Award

Grace Wahba

INFORMS Optimization Society Young Researchers Prize

Alberto Del Pia

Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) Fellow

Michael Ferris

Institute of Mathematical Statistics Fellow

Grace Wahba

International Association for Pattern Recognition Fellow

Charles Dyer

International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia, 10 Year Impact Award

Michael Gleicher

International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML) Classic Paper Prize

Jerry Zhu

International Meetings on Statistical Climatology Achievement Award

Grace Wahba

Internet Hall of Fame

Lawrence Landweber

Internet Society John P. Postel Service Award (CSNET)

Lawrence Landweber

IRTF Applied Networking Research Prize

Aditya Akella

J. Barkley Rosser Professor of Computer Sciences

Thomas Reps

John P. Morgridge Chair in Computer Sciences

Lawrence Landweber, Emeritus
Gurindar Sohi, 2006– present

Kellett Mid-Career Faculty Researcher Award

Jin-Yi Cai
David Page
Gurindar Sohi

Morningside Medal of Mathematics (Silver)

Jin-Yi Cai

Outstanding Research Division Technical Achievement Award, IBM

Jing Li

Phillip R. Certain—Gary Sandefur Letters & Science Distinguished Faculty Award

Karthikeyan Sankaralingam

Power and Energy Society: Power System Analysis, Computation and Economics Prize

Michael Ferris

Purdue University Distinguished Science Alumnus

Lawrence Landweber

Radcliffe Fellowship

Jin-Yi Cai

Raji and Ritu Batra Chair in Computer Sciences

Thomas Reps

SACM Student Choice Professor of the Year Award

Aditya Akella
Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau (5x)
Barton Miller
Jignesh Patel
Michael Swift
Dieter van Melkebeek
Jerry Zhu

Sheldon B. Lubar Chair in Computer Sciences

David Wood

SIAM Fellow (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics)

Michael Ferris
Grace Wahba
Stephen Wright

SIGCOMM Rising Star Award Winner

Aditya Akella

SIGMOD Jim Gray Doctoral Dissertation Award

Paris Koutris

SIGMOD Research Highlight Award

AnHai Doan

SIGPLAN John C. Reynolds Doctoral Dissertation Award

Justin Hsu

SIGPLAN Programming Languages Achievement Award

Thomas Reps

SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award

Ben Liblit

SIGSOFT Retrospective Impact Paper Award

Thomas Reps

Simons Fellowship

Michael Ferris

Steenbock Professorship

Jin-Yi Cai

Stephen Kleene Chair in Computer Science

Michael Ferris

University of Oxford Visiting Fellowship

Charles Dyer

UW–Madison Van Hise Outreach Teaching Award

Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau

UW–Madison Vilas Associates

Aditya Akella
Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau
Eric Bach
Suman Banerjee
Jin-Yi Cai
Mark Craven
AnHai Doan
Michael Ferris
Barton Miller
Thomas Reps
Amos Ron
Gurindar Sohi
David Wood

UW-Madison Vilas Associates Competition Winner

Eric Bach
Suman Banerjee
Jin-Yi Cai
Barton Miller
Thomas Reps
Amos Ron
Gurindar Sohi

UW–Madison Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professorship

AnHai Doan
Barton Miller

UW–Madison Vilas Faculty Mid-Career Investigator Award

Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau
Suman Banerjee
Jerry Zhu

Vilas Faculty Early Career Investigator Award

Karthikeyan Sankaralingam
Eftychios Sifakis
Michael Swift

Vilas Research Professorship

Gurindar Sohi

W.R.G. Baker Award, Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers

Stephen Wright

Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) Named Professorship

Mark Hill

Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Competition—First prize

Suman Banerjee