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Honors and Awards by Year

This is a listing of significant awards and honors received by Purdue CS faculty. Listed are those items that are distinctive and based on technical achievement and/or professional service. Included items must be decided by peer deliberation; awards decided solely by students (e.g., "Top 10 Teacher") and best paper awards are not included, nor are awards well outside the mainstream of faculty areas of achievement.

2022

2021

2020

  • Elisa Bertino
    • Kristian Beckman Award
  • Chris Clifton 
    • Fellow, Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers (IEEE)
    • ACM CODASPY Research Award
  • Sonia Fahmy
    • AT&T Virtual University Research Initiative (VURI) Award
  • Diasuke Kihara
    • Fellow, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) 
  • Bruno Ribeiro
    • NSF CAREER Award
  • Tiark Rompf
    • Purdue College of Science Team Award
  • Wojciech Szpankowski
    • Flajolet Prize 
  • Eugene H. Spafford
    • Named to American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    • IEEE Security and Privacy Test-of-Time Award
  • Lin Tan
    • J.P. Morgan AI Research Faculty Award
    • Facebook Probability and Programming Research Award

2019
  • George Adams 
    • Fellow of the Purdue University Teaching Academy 
  • Elisa Bertino
    • ACM Athena Lecturer Award 2019-2020
    • GSM Mobile Security Research Hall of Fame 
  • Jeremiah Block
    • Purdue Seed for Success Award
  • Douglas Comer
    • Internet Hall of Fame
  • Ben Delaware
    • Purdue Seed for Success Award
  • Pedro Fonseca
    • Google Faculty Research Award
  • Christina Garman
    • Purdue Seed for Success Award
  • Hemanta Maji
    • Purdue Seed for Success Award
  • Aniket Kate
    • NSF CAREER Award
    • Purdue Seed for Success Award
  • Ninghui Li 
    • GSM Mobile Security Research Hall of Fame
    • University Faculty Scholar
  • Tiark Rompf
    • Facebook Probability and Programming Research Award
    • Purdue Seed for Success Award
    • Purdue College of Science Team Award
    • ACM SIGPLAN Programming Languages Software Award (Scala Team)
  • Roopsha Samanta
    • NSF CAREER Award
    • Purdue Seed for Success Award
  • Lin Tan
    • Facebook Probability and Programming Research Award
  • Yexiang Xue
    • NSF CRII Award

2018

2017

  • Walid Aref
    • Fellow, Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers (IEEE)
  • Mikhail Atallah
    • Purdue University Arden L. Bement Award
  • Elisa Bertino
    • Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) Hall of Fame
    • Purdue Innovators Hall of Fame
  • Bharat Bhargava
    • Purdue Focus Award
    • Purdue Helen B. Schleman Gold Medallion
  • Chris Clifton
    • Distinguished Member, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • Changhee Jung
    • AMD Faculty Research Award
  • Tiark Rompf
    • United States Department of Energy Early Career Research Award
    • Google Faculty Research Award
  • Eugene Spafford
    • Quora "Best Writer"
    • Kristian Beckman Award, IFIP Technical Committee TC 11
  • Dongyan Xu
    • Purdue Discovery Park Big Idea Challenge Award

2016

2015

2013

  • Eugene Spafford
    • Cyber Security Hall of Fame
    • (ISC)2 Harold F. Tiptoon Lifetime Achievement Award
    • College of Liberal Arts, Department of Political Science, Courtesy Appointment

2012

  • Bradley Lucier
    • Fellow, American Mathmatical Society
    • Fellow, Simons Foundation
  • Ahmed Sameh
    • Fellow, International Association for Computational Mechanics (IACM)

2011

  • Chris Clifton
    • IEEE ICDM Outstanding Service Award
    • Teaching for Tomorrow Fellowship
  • Charles Killian
    • NSF CAREER Award
  • Ramana Kompella
    • NSF CAREER Award
  • Yuan Qi
    • NSF CAREER Award
  • Ahmed Sameh
    • Fellow, International Association for Computational Mechanics (IACM)
  • Eugene H. Spafford
    • SANS Lifetime Achievement Award
    • WORLDCOMP Outstanding Achievement Award
  • Olga Vitek
    • NSF CAREER Award

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

2003

  • Bharat Bhargava
    • Book of Great Teachers
    • School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Courtesy Appointment
  • Elisa Bertino
    • Fellow, Association for Computing Machiery (ACM)
  • Douglas E. Comer
    • Fellow of the Purdue Teaching Academy
    • School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Courtesy Appointment
  • Sonia Fahmy
    • NSF CAREER Award
  • Zhiyuan Li
    • School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Courtesy Appointment
  • Eugene H. Spafford
    • Taylor Booth Award
    • U.S. Air Force medal for Meritorious Civilian Service
    • Added to Purdue University's Book of Great Teachers
    • School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Courtesy Appointment
    • Department of Communication, Courtesy Appointment
  • Dongyan Xu
    • School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Courtesy Appointment

2002

2001

2000

  • Douglas E. Comer
    • Fellow, Association For Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • Eugene H. Spafford
    • Applied Computer Security Associates, Distinguished Practitioner
    • National Computer/Information System Security Award
    • Department of Philosophy, Courtesy Appointment

1999

1998

1997

  • Mikhail J. Atallah
    • Fellow, Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers (IEEE)
  • H. E. (Buster) Dunsmore
    • Fellow of the Purdue Teaching Academy
  • Ahmed Sameh
    • Samuel D. Conte Professor of Computer Science
  • Eugene H. Spafford
    • Fellow, Assoiciation of Computing Machinery (ACM)
    • Fellow, American Assoication for Advanced Science (AAAS)
    • Book of Great Teachers

1996

1995

1994

  • John R. Rice
    • Member of the National Academy of Engineering

1993

  • Bharat Bhargava
    • Fellow, Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers (IEEE)
  • Ahmed Elmagarmid
    • Distinguished Alumnus Award, Ohio State University
  • Ahmed Sameh
    • Fellow, International Association for Computational Mechanics (IACM)

1992

1991

  • John R. Rice
    • IFIP Silver Core
    • W. Brooks Fortune Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Computer Science

1988

1985

1972

  • John R. Rice
    • Fellow, International Association for Computational Mechanics (IACM)

1990

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