The ACM Fellow Program was established by Council in 1993 to recognize and honor outstanding ACM members for their achievements in computer science and information technology and for their significant contributions to the mission of the ACM. The ACM Fellows serve as distinguished colleagues to whom the ACM and its members look for guidance and leadership as the world of information technology evolves.
The ACM Council endorsed the establishment of a Fellows Program and provided guidance to the ACM Fellows Committee, taking the view that the program represents a concrete benefit to which any ACM member might aspire, and provides an important source of role models for existing and prospective ACM Members. The program is managed by the ACM Fellows Committee as part of the general ACM Awards program administered by Calvin C. Gotlieb and James J. Horning. For details on Fellows nominations, see p. 19.
The men and women honored as ACM Fellows have made critical contributions toward and continue to exhibit extraordinary leadership in the development of the Information Age and will be inducted at the ACM Awards Banquet on June 26, 2010, in San Francisco, CA. These 47 new inductees bring the total number of ACM Fellows to 722 (see www.acm.org/awards/fellows/ for the complete listing of ACM Fellows).
Their works span all horizons in computer science and information technology: from the theoretical realms of numerical analysis, combinatorial mathematics and algorithmic complexity analysis; through provinces of computer architecture, integrated circuits and firmware spanning personal computer to supercomputer design; into the limitless world of software and networking that makes computer systems work and produces solutions and results that are usefuland funfor people everywhere.
Their technical papers, books, university courses, computing programs, and hardware for the emerging computer/communications amalgam reflect the powers of their vision and their ability to inspire colleagues and students to drive the field forward. The members of the ACM are all participants in building the runways, launching pads, and vehicles of the global information infrastructure.
Hagit Attiya, Technion
David F. Bacon, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Ricardo Baeza-Yates, Yahoo! Research
Chandrajit L. Bajaj, University of Texas at Austin
Vijay Bhatkar, International Institute of Information Technology, Pune
José A. Blakeley, Microsoft Corporation
Gaetano Borriello, University of Washington
Alok Choudhary, Northwestern University
Nell B. Dale, University of Texas at Austin (Emerita)
Bruce S. Davie, Cisco Systems
Jeffrey A. Dean, Google, Inc.
Thomas L. Dean, Google, Inc.
Bruce R. Donald, Duke University
Thomas Erickson, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
Gerhard Fischer, University of Colorado
Ian T. Foster, Argonne National Laboratory/University of Chicago
Andrew V. Goldberg, Microsoft Research Silicon Valley
Michael T. Goodrich, University of California, Irvine
Venugopal Govindaraju, University at Buffalo, SUNY
Rajiv Gupta, University of California, Riverside
Joseph M. Hellerstein, University of California, Berkeley
Laurie Hendren, McGill University
Urs Hoelzle, Google, Inc.
Farnam Jahanian, University of Michigan
Erich L. Kaltofen, North Carolina State University
David Karger, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Arie E. Kaufman, State University of New York at Stony Brook
Hans-Peter Kriegel, University of Munich (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Muenchen)
Maurizio Lenzerini, Sapienza Universitá di Roma
John C.S. Lui, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Dinesh Manocha, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Margaret Martonosi, Princeton University
Yossi Matias, Google, Inc.
Renee J. Miller, University of Toronto
John T. Riedl, University of Minnesota
Martin Rinard, CSAIL-MIT
Patricia Selinger, IBM Research
R. K. Shyamasundar, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Shang-Hua Teng, University of Southern California
Chandramohan A. Thekkath, Microsoft Corporation - Microsoft Research
Robbert van Renesse, Cornell University
Baba C. Vemuri, University of Florida
Paulo Veríssimo, University of Lisbon
Martin Vetterli, Ecole Polytechnic Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Kyu-Young Whang, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
Yorick Wilks, University of Sheffield
Terry Winograd, Stanford University
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