SIGCOMM Doctoral Dissertation Award Nominations due November 30, 2012


SIGCOMM Doctoral Dissertation Award for Outstanding PhD Thesis in Computer Networking and Data Communication


This annual award was created by SIGCOMM in 2011, and will recognize excellent thesis research by doctoral candidates in the field of computer networking and data communication. The SIGCOMM Doctoral Dissertation Award winner and up to two runners-up will be recognized at the ACM SIGCOMM conference. The award winner will receive a plaque, a $1,500 honorarium and a complimentary registration to the following year’s ACM SIGCOMM Conference.  The runners-up each will receive a plaque.


Nominations are limited to one doctoral dissertation per department.

The final dissertation defense should take place at the nominee’s host institution during the 12 months before the submission deadline (see below).


Nominations are due November 30, 2012.  Please see for details.