Winners, SRC 2020 - 2021

TAPIA 2020 Winners
GRADUATE CATEGORY
First Place:

Deeksha Dixit -    University of Maryland
   Title of Submission:   Evaluation of Cross-View Matching to Improve Ground Vehicle Localization with Aerial Perception

Second Place:

Yaxuan Wang -   Rice University
    Title of Submission: Speedup of Bayesian Inference of Species Phylogenies

Third Place:

Saba Dadsetan  -   University of Pittsburgh
    Title of Submission: Breast Cancer Risk Assessment via Temporal Changes in Longitudinal Screening Mammograms

 

UNDERGRADUATE CATEGORY
First Place:

JAllison N. Turner -   Wellesley College
   Title of Submission:  Crowdsourced Measurements of Internet Traffic Manipulation

Second Place:

Marina Zafiris -   University of Houston-Downtown
  Title of Submission: Employing Machine Learning in the Study of Differential Equations Related to Nuclear Engineering

Third Place:

Vianca Hurtadon -   Cornell University
  Title of Submission: Changing How We Perceive Local Music

 

ICFP 2020 Winners
GRADUATE CATEGORY
First Place:

Cezar-Constantin Andrici -    Universitatea Alexandru Ioan Cuza din Iași
   Title of Submission:   Gradual Enforcement of IO Trace Properties

Second Place:

Suneel Sarswat -   Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai
    Title of Submission: Certified double sided auction mechanisms

Third Place:

Kai-Oliver Prott  -   CAU Kiel
    Title of Submission: A GHC-Plugin to Compile Effectful Languages

 

UNDERGRADUATE CATEGORY
First Place:

James Lowenthal -   University of Cambridge
   Title of Submission:  Certified Optimisation of Stream Operations Using Heterogeneous Staging

Second Place:

Christopher Lam -   Cornell University
  Title of Submission: Semantics for a Simple Differentiable Language Using Distribution Theory

Third Place:

Zhiyi Pan -   University of Michigan
  Title of Submission: Type Hole Inference

 

SIGGRAPH 2020 Winners
GRADUATE CATEGORY
First Place:

Dorian Chan -    Carnegie Mellon University
   Title of Submission:   Bound-Constrained Optimized Dynamic Range Compression

Second Place:

Meena Subramanian -   Texas A&M Universityi
    Title of Submission: A Painterly Rendering Approach to Create Still-Life Paintings with Dynamic Lighting

Third Place:

Vincent WeiSen Loi  -   University of British Columbia
    Title of Submission: Visualization of angle-dependent plasmonic structural coloration by FDTD-simulated BSDF and ray-tracing rendering

 

UNDERGRADUATE CATEGORY
First Place:

Kohei Doi -   Kyushu University
   Title of Submission:  Non-photorealistic Path Tracing

 

MobileSoft 2020 Winners
GRADUATE CATEGORY
First Place:

Irshad Khan -    Kyungpook National University
   Title of Submission:   Collaborative Earthquake Detection and Response using Smart Devices

Second Place:

Julian Harty -   Open University
    Title of Submission: Improving App Quality Despite Flawed Mobile Analytics

 

ICSE 2020 Winners
GRADUATE CATEGORY
First Place:

Alberto Martin- Lopez -    Universidad de Sevilla
   Title of Submission:   Automated Analysis of Inter-Parameter Dependencies in Web APIs

Second Place:

Rangeet Pan -   Iowa State University
    Title of Submission: Does Fixing Bug Increase Robustness in Deep Learning?

Third Place:

Tegan Brennan  -   University of Calfornia, Irvine
    Title of Submission: Detection and Mitigation of JIT-Induced Side Channels

 

UNDERGRADUATE CATEGORY
First Place:

Vikram Subramanian -   University of Waterloo
   Title of Submission:  An empirical study of first time open source contributors on GitHub

Second Place:

Shashij Gupta -   IIT Bombay
  Title of Submission: Machine Translation Testing via Pathological Invariance

Third Place:

Ananga Thapaliya -   Innopolis University
  Title of Submission: Evaluation of brain activity while Pair Programming

 

Why I Belong to ACM

Hear from Bryan Cantrill, vice president of engineering at Joyent, Ben Fried chief information officer at Google, and Theo Schlossnagle, OmniTI founder on why they are members of ACM.

The DevOps Phenomenon

ACM Queue’s “Research for Practice” serves up expert-curated guides to the best of computing research, and relates these breakthroughs to the challenges that software engineers face every day. This installment, “The DevOps Phenomenon” by Anna Wiedemann, Nicole Forsgren, Manuel Wiesche, Heiko Gewald and Helmut Krcmar, gives an overview of stories from across the industry about software organizations overcoming early hurdles of adopting DevOps practices, and coming out on the other side with tighter integration between software and operations teams, faster delivery times for new software features, and achieving higher levels of stability.