Honors and Awards

  • Fulbright Specialist Scholar, 2017-18
  • ACM Sigmetrics Test of Time Award 2016
  • IEEE Fellow 2013
  • ACM Distinguished Scientist 2009
Best Paper Awards or Finalists:
  • Best paper finalist, ACM Buildsys 2014 Conference
  • Best paper award, ACM/IEEE IWQOS symposium, Montreal, 2013
  • Best paper runner-up, ACM eEnergy conference, Berkeley, CA, 2013
  • Best papers of IEEE PerCom 2012 conference (one of three papers chosen for this honor)
  • Best paper award, IEEE COMSNETS 2012 conference, Bangalore, India.
  • Best paper, ACM Sigcomm GreenNets 2011 workshop, Toronto, Canada
  • Best papers of ACM VEE 2009 conference (one of four papers chosen for this honor)
  • Best paper award, USENIX 2007 Annual Technical Conference
  • Best paper award, ACM Multimedia 2005
  • Best student paper award, Autonomic Computing Conference 2005
  • Best student paper finalist, ACM Multimedia 2005
  • Best paper in the performance category, WWW Conference 2002
  • Best paper, IEEE WISE 2002
Other honors and awards:
  • NASA AES Innovation Award 2017 (given to NASA REALM project that we are part of)
  • UMass President Science and Technology Award, 2017, 2012 and 2007
  • Google Faculty Award, 2016 and 2013
  • IBM Faculty Partnership Award, 2003, 2001, 2000
  • AT&T VURI Award
  • Keynote talks: ACM ICPE 2013, ACM Greenmetrics 2013, IEEE E6 workshop 2012, TCS TECS week 2012
  • Lily Foundation Teaching Fellow 2002
  • NSF Career Award 1999
  • Best Dissertation Award, University of Texas Computer Science, 1999
  • MCD Fellow 1993
  • IIT Silver Medal, Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay 1993.
  • JN Tata Scholarship, 1993.