Five Ph.D. Graduates Received Outstanding Awards

June 4, 2012

Outstanding Dissertation Award (2 winners this year because both dissertations were truly outstanding!):
Sudipto Das: Scalable and Elastic Transactional Data Stores for Cloud Computing Platforms
Christo Wilson: Battling Spam and Sybils on the Social Web

Outstanding Publication Award:
Xia Zhou and Zengbin Zheng: Mirror Mirror on the Ceiling: Flexible Wireless Links for Data Centers

Outstanding Graduate Student Award: (For this award, both research and service contributions to the department, university, and/or research community are considered):
Steffen Gauglitz