[TCSC] Call for Nominations - IEEE TCSC Outstanding PhD Dissertation Award - 2019

Xiaokang Wang wangxiaokang1002 at 163.com
Sun Apr 7 15:24:28 ADT 2019

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Call for Nominations - IEEE TCSC Outstanding PhD Dissertation Award - 2019
The IEEE Technical Committee on Scalable Computing (TCSC) is a technical 
committee within IEEE Computer Society, aimed at fostering research and 
education in scalable computing with applications. The committee 
solicits nominations of Outstanding PhD Dissertation Award. Each award 
includes an award plaque that will be presented at the annual IEEE 

ScalCom conference (http://www.smart-world.org/2019/scalcom/) along 
with a public citation for the award on the IEEE TCSC website: 

The IEEE TCSC Outstanding PhD Dissertation Award is an annual award to 
recognize candidates that have recently received a PhD degree for no 
more than 2 years and have written an outstanding PhD dissertation in 
the field of the scalable computing with applications. This award is 
established to encourage doctoral research that combines theory and 
practice or makes in-depth technical contributions, having the potential 
to contribute to the IEEE TCSC.

Nomination Materials for Outstanding PhD Dissertation Award:
Nominations must be submitted via email to the selection committee 
chair. A nomination application (as a single PDF file) must consist of 
the following materials:

(1) A doctoral dissertation written by the applicant in any language, no 
more than 2 years prior to the submission deadline.
(2) A summary of the dissertation in English of up to 2 pages in length 
written by the PhD candidate, highlighting the significance of the 
problem, the technical approach taken, and the application context and 
(3) Sample published paper(s) in English based on the dissertation 
written primarily by the PhD candidate in scientific journals, 
especially IEEE Transactions/Journals.
(4) Listing of all publications by the applicant in the related field.
(5) A letter of recommendation from the applicant’s dissertation advisor 
that assesses the significance of the research, attests to the 
originality of the work, and comments on the engagement of the applicant 
in the TCSC field.

Important Dates:
-      Nomination Deadline:  June 1, 2019
-      Results Notification:    June 30, 2019

Award Selection Committee:
- Bernady O. Apduhan, Kyushu Sangyo University, Japan
    bob at is.kyusan-u.ac.jp
- Beniamino Di Martino, Universita' della Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli", Italy
    beniamino.dimartino at unicampania.it
- Didier El Baz, LAAS-CNRS, France
    elbaz at laas.fr
- Hai Jiang (Chair), Arkansas State University, USA
    hjiang at astate.edu

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