Best Paper Awards Archive

2020 Winners

L. Allodi, T. Chotza, E. Panina and N. Zannone, The Need for New Antiphishing Measures Against Spear-Phishing AttacksIEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 23-34, March/April 2020.

D. Offenhuber, What We Talk About When We Talk About Data PhysicalityIEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 40, no. 6, pp. 25-37, Nov./Dec. 2020.

F. González-Arias, T. Reddy, J. E. Stone, J. A. Hadden-Perilla and J. R. Perilla, Scalable Analysis of Authentic Viral Envelopes on FRONTERAComputing in Science & Engineering, vol. 22, no. 6, pp. 11-20, Nov./Dec. 2020.

I. Tomkos, D. Klonidis, E. Pikasis and S. Theodoridis, Toward the 6G Network Era: Opportunities and ChallengesIT Professional, vol. 22, no. 1, pp. 34-38, Jan./Feb. 2020.

X. Tang, E. Giacomin, B. Chauviere, A. Alacchi and P. Gaillardon, OpenFPGA: An Open-Source Framework for Agile Prototyping Customizable FPGAsIEEE Micro, vol. 40, no. 4, pp. 41-48, July/Aug. 2020.

V. Vakkuri, K. Kemell, J. Kultanen and P. Abrahamsson, The Current State of Industrial Practice in Artificial Intelligence EthicsIEEE Software, vol. 37, no. 4, pp. 50-57, July/Aug. 2020.

Z. Akata et al., A Research Agenda for Hybrid Intelligence: Augmenting Human Intellect With Collaborative, Adaptive, Responsible, and Explainable Artificial IntelligenceComputer, vol. 53, no. 8, pp. 18-28, Aug. 2020.

Y. Li, B. Zou, S. Deng and G. Zhou, Using Feature Fusion Strategies in Continuous Authentication on SmartphonesIEEE Internet Computing, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 49-56, March/April 2020.

J. E. Bardram and A. Matic, A Decade of Ubiquitous Computing Research in Mental HealthIEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 62-72, Jan.-March 2020.

I. Comşa et al., Do I Smell Coffee? The Tale of a 360° Mulsemedia ExperienceIEEE MultiMedia, vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 27-36, Jan.-March 2020.

C. Kumar et al., Post-Silicon MicroarchitectureIEEE Computer Architecture Letters, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 26-29, Jan.-June 2020.

T. Song, W. Zheng, P. Song and Z. Cui, EEG Emotion Recognition Using Dynamical Graph Convolutional Neural NetworksIEEE Transactions on Affective Computing, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 532-541, July-Sept. 2020.

R. Li, B. Wu, M. Ying, X. Sun and G. Yang, Quantum Supremacy Circuit Simulation on Sunway TaihuLightIEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol. 31, no. 4, pp. 805-816, April 2020.

Z. Du, C. Wu, T. Yoshinaga, K. -L. A. Yau, Y. Ji and J. Li, Federated Learning for Vehicular Internet of Things: Recent Advances and Open IssuesIEEE Open Journal of the Computer Society, vol. 1, pp. 45-61, 2020.

M. Yasin, B. Mazumdar, O. Sinanoglu and J. Rajendran, Removal Attacks on Logic Locking and Camouflaging TechniquesIEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 517-532, April-June 2020.

W. Zhang et al.Deep Model Based Transfer and Multi-Task Learning for Biological Image AnalysisIEEE Transactions on Big Data, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 322-333, June 2020.

Y. Zhan, S. Guo, P. Li and J. Zhang, A Deep Reinforcement Learning Based Offloading Game in Edge ComputingIEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 69, no. 6, pp. 883-893, June 2020.

J. Ni, K. Zhang, Q. Xia, X. Lin and X. S. Shen, Enabling Strong Privacy Preservation and Accurate Task Allocation for Mobile CrowdsensingIEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 19, no. 6, pp. 1317-1331, June 2020.

Q. Xiao et al., Identifying lncRNA and mRNA Co-Expression Modules from Matched Expression Data in Ovarian CancerIEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 623-634, March/April 2020.

S. Hajiamini, B. Shirazi, A. Crandall and H. Ghasemzadeh, A Dynamic Programming Framework for DVFS-Based Energy-Efficiency in Multicore SystemsIEEE Transactions on Sustainable Computing, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 1-12, Jan.-March 2020.

2020 Runners-Up

K. Koumaditis, F. Chinello, P. Mitkidis and S. Karg, Effectiveness of Virtual Versus Physical Training: The Case of Assembly Tasks, Trainer’s Verbal Assistance, and Task ComplexityIEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 40, no. 5, pp. 41-56, Sept./Oct. 2020.

P. Bajpai and R. Enbody, Attacking Key Management in RansomwareIT Professional, vol. 22, no. 2, pp. 21-27, March/April 2020.

F. S. Ali, M. Aloqaily, O. Alfandi and O. Ozkasap, Cyberphysical Blockchain-Enabled Peer-to-Peer Energy TradingComputer, vol. 53, no. 9, pp. 56-65, Sept. 2020.

V. Pejović, M. Gjoreski, C. Anderson, K. David and M. Luštrek, Toward Cognitive Load Inference for Attention Management in Ubiquitous SystemsIEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 19, no. 2, pp. 35-45, April-June 2020.

Y. Zhang, Y. Jin, J. Chen, S. Kan, Y. Cen and Q. Cao, PGAN: Part-Based Nondirect Coupling Embedded GAN for Person ReidentificationIEEE MultiMedia, vol. 27, no. 3, pp. 23-33, July-Sept. 2020.

S. Krishnan et al., The Sky Is Not the Limit: A Visual Performance Model for Cyber-Physical Co-Design in Autonomous MachinesIEEE Computer Architecture Letters, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 38-42, Jan.-June 2020.

S. Taylor, N. Jaques, E. Nosakhare, A. Sano and R. Picard, Personalized Multitask Learning for Predicting Tomorrow’s Mood, Stress, and HealthIEEE Transactions on Affective Computing, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 200-213, April-June 2020.

Q. Kang et al., Improving MPI Collective I/O for High Volume Non-Contiguous Requests With Intra-Node AggregationIEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol. 31, no. 11, pp. 2682-2695, Nov. 2020.

Q. Wu, K. He and X. Chen, Personalized Federated Learning for Intelligent IoT Applications: A Cloud-Edge Based FrameworkIEEE Open Journal of the Computer Society, vol. 1, pp. 35-44, 2020.

D. Kondor, B. Hashemian, Y. -A. de Montjoye and C. Ratti, Towards Matching User Mobility Traces in Large-Scale DatasetsIEEE Transactions on Big Data, vol. 6, no. 4, pp. 714-726, Dec. 2020.

A. Ankit et al., PANTHER: A Programmable Architecture for Neural Network Training Harnessing Energy-Efficient ReRAMIEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 69, no. 8, pp. 1128-1142, Aug. 2020.

S. Varsamopoulos, K. Bertels and C. G. Almudever, Comparing Neural Network Based Decoders for the Surface CodeIEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 69, no. 2, pp. 300-311, Feb. 2020.

2019 Winners

Diego Valsesia, Giulio Coluccia, Tiziano Bianchi, and Enrico Magli, “ToothPic: Camera-Based Image Retrieval on Large Scales,” IEEE MultiMedia, vol. 26, no. 2, 2019, pp. 33-43.

Thierry Moreau, Tianqi Chen, Luis Vega, Jared Roesch, Eddie Yan, Lianmin Zheng, Josh Fromm, Ziheng Jiang, Luis Ceze, Carlos Guestrin, and Arvind Krishnamurthy, “A Hardware–Software Blueprint for Flexible Deep Learning Specialization,” IEEE Micro, vol. 39, no. 5, 2019, pp. 8-16.

Darja Smite, Nils Brede Moe, Georgiana Levinta, and Marcin Floryan, “Spotify Guilds: How to Succeed With Knowledge Sharing in Large-Scale Agile Organizations,” IEEE Software, vol. 36, no. 2, 2019, pp. 51-57.

Florian Daniel, Cinzia Cappiello, and Boualem Benatallah, “Bots Acting Like Humans: Understanding and Preventing Harm,” IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 23, no. 2, 2019, pp. 40-49.

Marie Hicks, “Hacking the Cis-tem,” IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 41, no.1, pp. 20-33, 2019.

Christine Murad, Cosmin Munteanu, Benjamin R. Cowan, and Leigh Clark, “Revolution or Evolution? Speech Interaction and HCI Design Guidelines,” IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 18, no. 2, 2019, pp. 33-45.

Victor Dibia and Cagatay Demiralp, “Data2Vis: Automatic Generation of Data Visualizations Using Sequence-to-Sequence Recurrent Neural Networks,” IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 39, no. 05, pp. 33-46, 2019.

Jian Liu, Wenting Li, Ghassan O. Karame, and N. Asokan, “Scalable Byzantine Consensus via Hardware-Assisted Secret Sharing,” IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 68, no. 1, pp. 139-151, 2019.

Bradley Denby and Brandon Lucia, “Orbital Edge Computing: Machine Inference in Space,” IEEE Computer Architecture Letters, vol. 18, no. 1, 2019, pp. 59-62.

Zeyi Wen, Jiashuai Shi, Bingsheng He, Jian Chen, Kotagiri Ramamohanarao, and Qinbin Li, “Exploiting GPUs for Efficient Gradient Boosting Decision Tree Training,” IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol. 30, no. 12, 2019, pp. 2706-2717.

Jun Wu, Mianxiong Dong, Kaoru Ota, Jianhua Li, and Zhitao Guan, “FCSS: Fog-Computing-Based Content-Aware Filtering for Security Services in Information-Centric Social Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, vol. 7, no. 4, 2019, pp. 553-564.

2019 Runners-Up

Yue Cao, Ning Wang, Celimuge Wu, Xu Zhang, and Chakkaphong Suthaputchakun, “Enhancing Video QoE Over High-Speed Train Using Segment-Based Prefetching and Caching,” IEEE MultiMedia, vol. 26, no. 4, 2019, pp. 55-66.

Ei Pa Pa Pe-Than, Alexander Nolte, Anna Filippova, Christian Bird, Steve Scallen, and James D. Herbsleb, “Designing Corporate Hackathons With a Purpose: The Future of Software Development,” IEEE Software, vol. 36, no. 1, 2019, pp. 15-22.

Meg Jones, “The Development of Consent to Computing,” IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 41, no. 4, 2019, pp. 34-47.

Alex Mariakakis, Edward Wang, Shwetak Patel, and Mayank Goel, “Challenges in Realizing Smartphone-Based Health Sensing,” IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 18, no. 2, 2019, pp. 76-84.

Lei Li, Hongbo Fu, and Chiew-Lan Tai, “Fast Sketch Segmentation and Labeling With Deep Learning,” IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 39, no. 2, pp. 38-51, 2019.

Fabian Schuiki, Michael Schaffner, Frank K. Gurkaynak, and Luca Benini, “A Scalable Near-Memory Architecture for Training Deep Neural Networks on Large In-Memory Datasets,” IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 68, no. 4, pp. 484-497, 2019.

Xubin Tan, Jaume Bosch, Carlos Alvarez, Daniel Jimenez-Gonzalez, Eduard Ayguade, and Mateo Valero, “A Hardware Runtime for Task-Based Programming Models,” IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol. 30, no. 9, 2019, pp. 1932-1946.

2018 Winners

Stephanie Dick and Daniel Volmar, “DLL Hell: Software Dependencies, Failure, and the Maintenance of Microsoft Windows,” IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 40, no. 4, 2018.

Yu Gan and Christina Delimitrou, “The Architectural Implications of Cloud Microservices,” IEEE Computer Architecture Letters, vol. 17, no. 2, 2018, pp. 155-158.

Mike Davies, Narayan Srinivasa, Tsung-Han Lin, Gautham Chinya, Yongqiang Cao, Sri Harsha Choday, Georgios Dimou, Prasad Joshi, Nabil Imam, Shweta Jain, Yuyun Liao, Chit-Kwan Lin, Andrew Lines, Ruokun Liu, Deepak Mathaikutty, Steven McCoy, Arnab Paul, Jonathan Tse, Guruguhanathan Venkataramanan, Yi-Hsin Weng, Andreas Wild, Yoonseok Yang, and Hong Wang, “Loihi: A Neuromorphic Manycore Processor with On-Chip Learning,” IEEE Micro, vol. 38, no. 1, 2018, pp. 82-99.

Huadong Ma and Wu Liu, “A Progressive Search Paradigm for the Internet of Things,” IEEE MultiMedia, vol. 25, no. 1, 2018, pp. 76-86.

Yair Meidan, Michael Bohadana, Yael Mathov, Yisroel Mirsky, Asaf Shabtai, Dominik Breitenbacher, and Yuval Elovici, “N-BaIoT—Network-Based Detection of IoT Botnet Attacks Using Deep Autoencoders,” IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 17, no. 3, 2018, pp. 12-22.

Brian A. Scriber, “A Framework for Determining Blockchain Applicability,” IEEE Software, vol. 35, no. 4, 2018, pp. 70-77.

Tiago Gama Rodrigues, Katsuya Suto, Hiroki Nishiyama, Nei Kato, and Katsuhiro Temma, “Cloudlets Activation Scheme for Scalable Mobile Edge Computing with Transmission Power Control and Virtual Machine Migration,” IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 67, no. 9, 2018, pp. 1287-1300.

Peyman Pouyan, Esteve Amat, and Antonio Rubio, “Memristive Crossbar Memory Lifetime Evaluation and Reconfiguration Strategies,” IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, vol. 6, no. 2, 2018, pp. 207-218.

Xiang Zhou, Xin Peng, Tao Xie, Jun Sun, Chao Ji, Wenhai Li, and Dan Ding, “Fault Analysis and Debugging of Microservice Systems: Industrial Survey and Empirical Study,” IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, 2018.

2018 Runner-Up

Eric Chung, Jeremy Fowers, Kalin Ovtcharov, Michael Papamichael, Adrian Caulfield, Todd Massengill, Ming Liu, Daniel Lo, Shlomi Alkalay, Michael Haselman, Maleen Abeydeera, Logan Adams, Hari Angepat, Christian Boehn, Derek Chiou, Oren Firestein, Alessandro Forin, Kang Su Gatlin, Mahdi Ghandi, Stephen Heil, Kyle Holohan, Ahmad El Husseini, Tamas Juhasz, Kara Kagi, Ratna Kovvuri, Sitaram Lanka, Friedel van Megen, Dima Mukhortov, Prerak Patel, Brandon Perez, Amanda Rapsang, Steven Reinhardt, Bita Rouhani, Adam Sapek, Raja Seera, Sangeetha Shekar, Balaji Sridharan, Gabriel Weisz, Lisa Woods, Phillip Yi Xiao, Dan Zhang, Ritchie Zhao, and Doug Burger, “Serving DNNs in Real Time at Datacenter Scale with Project Brainwave,” IEEE Micro, vol. 38, no. 2018, pp. 8-20.