Winners Past Years' Winners
SIGGRAPH 2015 Winners
First Place: Seungbae Bang, KAIST
Second Place: Robert Gregor, University of Konstanz, Germany
"Fractured 3D Object Restoration and Completion"
Third Place: Yu Wang, University of Maryland
First Place: Daniel Rakita, University of Wisconsin-Madison
"Interring Gaze Shifts from Captured Body Motion"
Second Place: Ben Knowles, Bournemouth University
"Increasing Realism of animated grass in real-time environments"
Third Place: Shugo Yamaguchi, Waseda University
"BGMaker: Example-Based Anime Background Image Creation from a photograph"
SIGDOC 2015 Winners
First Place: Laura Gonzales, Michigan State Univeristy
"Portable Pedagogy: How Interaction Design Made Us Better Teachers"
Second Place: Daniel G. Cabrero, University of West London
"User-Created Persona: Namibian rural Otjiherero speakers"
Third Place: Joseph Yun, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
"What's a Better Category? Shavers or Father's Day Gifts?"
First Place: Angelia Giannone, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
"Picturing Information for Money: Visual Usage in Humanities-based Grant Applications"
Second Place: Elizabeth Oderkirk and Kimberly Jung, Michigan State University
"From Connect-Exchange to ConnectX: The (Iterative) Story of a Mobile App"
Third Place: Mikal Post, Marist College
"The Impact of the Interface: Responding to Student Writing in CMS's"
PLDI 2015 Winners
First Place: Swarnendu Biswas, Ohio State University
"Low Overhead Region Conflict Detection"
Second Place: Jake Roemer, Ohio State University
"Effective Scheduling for Adversarial Memory"
Third Place: Adarsh Yoga, Rutgers University
"Textual Analysis for Code Smell Detection"
First Place: Jeevana Inala, MIT
"Type Assisted Synthesis of Programs with Algebraic Data types"
Second Place: Alex Reinking, Yale University
"A type-directed approach to program repair"
Third Place: Jack Feser, Rice University
"Unification and Partial Eval. For Component-Based Synthesis"
ICSE 2015 Winners
First Place: Mario Linares-Vasquez, The College of William and Mary
"Enabling Testing of Android Apps"
Second Place: Javier Ricardo Escobar-Avila, Florida State University
"Automatic Categorization of Software Libraries Using Bytecode"
Third Place: Fabio Palomba, University of Salerno, Italy
"Textual Analysis for Code Smell Detection"
First Place: Caroline Lemieux, University of British Columbia, Canada
"Mining Temporal Properties of Data Invariants"
Second Place: Pascal Roos, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
"Fast and Precise Statistical Code Completion"
MobileSoft 2015 Winners
First Place: Maria Gomez, Inria Lille Nord Europe
"Debugging of Mobile Apps in the Wild Guided by the Wisdom of Crowds"
Second Place: Zheng Song, Virginia Tech
"Programming Support for Seamless Resource Sharing across Heterogeneous"
Third Place: Felix Javier Acero Salazar, Politecnico di Milano
"Bridging the Gap Between the Platform Independent Models of Mobile Applications and Native MVC Code"
CHI 2015 Winners
First Place: Yongsung Kim, Northwestern University
"Libero: On-the-go Crowdsourcing for Package Delivery"
Second Place: Ahreum Lee, Hanyang University
"Challenges for Wearable Computers: Understanding of the meaning behind photo taking"
Third Place: Kirsten Alisa Smith, University of Aberdeen
"Digital Flower: Assessing the Supportiveness of Gift Emoticons in Care Scenarios"
First Place: Pedro Kirk, Goldsmiths College
"Can Specialized Electronic Musical Instruments Aid Stroke Rehabilitation?"
Second Place: Anji Ren, MIT
"Pull-to-Refresh and Learn: Leveraging Mobile Email Load Time for Education"
Third Place: Zachary T. Allen, Northwestern University
"GAZE: Using Mobile Devices to Promote Discovery and Data Collection"
SAC 2015 Winners
First Place: Joerg Schloetterer, University of Passau
"From Context to Query"
Second Place: Swapnajit Chakraborti, Indian Institute of Management Indore
"Multi-Document Text Summarization for Competitor Intelligence: A Methodology Based on Topic Identification and Artificial Bee Colony Optimization"
Third Place: Murad Khan, Kyungpook National University
"Multi-Criteria Based Vertical Handover Decision in Heterogeneous Wireless Network"
ASPLOS 2015 Winners
First Place: Gennady Pechimenko, Carnegie Mellon University
"Energy-Efficient Data Compression for GPU Memory Systems"
Second Place: Charlie Curtsinger, UMass, Amherst
"Causal Profiling:Finding Optimizations that Count"
Third Place: Ali Javadiabhari, Princeton University
"Fine- Grain, Compile-time Optimizations of Communication Bandwiths in a Tiled Quantum Architecture"
Modularity 2015 Winners
First Place: Thomas Degueule, IRISA - INRIA
"Towards Language Interfaces for DSLs Integration"
Second Place: Arik Hadas, Open University of Israel
"A Language Workbench for Creating Production-Ready Extensions to AspectJ"
Third Place: Leonardo Passos, University of Waterloo
"Uncovering the Practice of Feature Scattering"
Honorable Mention: Bahram Zarrin, Technical University of Denmark
"Towards Separation of Concerns in Scientific Workflows"