Award Winners

IEEE CEDA Early Career Award

ICCAD Ten Year Retrospective Most Influential Paper Award

SIGDA Distinguished Service Award

Front End Award

Back End Award

ACM SIGDA CADathalon Contest - Second Place Winners

ACM SIGDA CADathalon Contest - First Place Winners

SiGDA Pioneering Achievement Award

2014 CAD Contest


ICCAD Awards

Ten Year Retrospective Most Influential Paper
2004 Paper Titled: A Thermal-Driven Floorplanning Algorithm for 3D ICs
Jason Cong, Jie Wei, and Yan Zhang - Univ. of California, Los Angeles
ICCAD 2004, pp. 306 – 313

IEEE CEDA Early Career Award
For outstanding contributions to design verification including automatic invariant generation, coverage analysis, timing verification and analog verification.
Shobha Vasudevan - Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

2014 SIGDA Pioneering Achievement Award
For his pioneering contributions to logic design, fault tolerant computing, and testing.
John Hayes, - Claude E. Shannon Professor of Engineering Science, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

SIGDA Distinguished Service Award
For his many years of service as Editor in Chief for the ACM Transactions on Design Automation in Electronic Systems (TODAES). 
Massoud Pedram - Univ. of Southern California

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IEEE/ACM William J. McCalla Award

This award is given in memory of William J. McCalla for his contribution to ICCAD and his CAD technical work throughout his career. 

Front-End Award Winners: 
Session 4C.3: Using Multi-Level Cell STT-RAM for Fast and Energy-Efficient Local Checkpointing
Ping Chi, Cong Xu, Yuan Xie - Pennsylvania State Univ.
Tao Zhang - NVIDIA Corp.
Xiangyu Dong - Google, Inc. 
Back-End Award Winners: 
Session 4D.1: Modeling and Analysis of Nonstationary Low-Frequency Noise in Circuit Simulators: Enabling Non Monte Carlo Techniques
Ahmet Gokcen Mahmutoglu, Alper Demir - Koc Univ.