Boston University CS Professor wins 2021 ACM Paris Kanellakis Theory and Practice Award
Congratulations to BU CS Professor Adam Smith on receiving a 2021 ACM Paris Kanellakis Theory and Practice Award!
The Paris Kanellakis Theory and Practice Award honors specific theoretical accomplishments that have had a significant and demonstrable effect on the practice of computing. This award is accompanied by a prize of $10,000 and is endowed by contributions from the Kanellakis family, with additional financial support provided by ACM’s Special Interest Groups on Algorithms and Computational Theory (SIGACT), Design Automation (SIGDA), Management of Data (SIGMOD), and Programming Languages (SIGPLAN), the ACM SIG Projects Fund, and individual contributions.
Learn more about the ACM Paris Kanellakis Award here.