• Ophir Frieder inducted into the European Academy of Sciences and Arts in 2018 and elected into 2018 class of Academia Europaea.
  • 2018 TCC Test of Time Award for Dan Boneh, Eu-Jin Goh, and Kobbi Nissim for the paper "Evaluating 2DNF Formulas on Ciphertexts", which appeared in TCC 2005.
  • 2018 Area Chair Favorite honor at International Conference on Computational Linguistics (2018 COLING) for "SMHD: a Large-Scale Resource for Exploring Online Language Usage for Multiple Mental Health Conditions" by Arman Cohan, Bart Desmet, Andrew Yates, Luca Soldaini, Sean MacAvaney and Nazli Goharian.
  • 2017 Godel Prize for Cynthia Dwork, Frank McSherry, Kobbi Nissim, and Adam Smith for the paper "Calibrating Noise to Sensitivity in Private Data Analysis", which appeared in TCC 2006 and Journal of Privacy and Confidentiality 2017.
  •  2017 Best Long Paper Award at the Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (2017 EMNLP) for "Depression and Self-Harm Risk Assessment in Online Forums" by Andrew Yates, Arman Cohan and Nazli Goharian.
  • 2017 Best Student Paper Award at the 2017 ACM International Conference on the Theory of Information Retrieval (2017 ICTIR) for "Investigating per Topic Upper Bound for Session    Search Evaluation" by Zhiwen Tang and Grace Hui Yang. 
  • 2016 TCC Test of Time Award for Cynthia Dwork, Frank McSherry, Kobbi Nissim, and Adam Smith for the paper "Calibrating Noise to Sensitivity in Private Data Analysis", which appeared in TCC 2006.
  • 2016 Best Paper Honorable Mention at IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (2016), for "Overlapping target event and storyline detection of online newspaper articles" by Y. Wei, Lisa Singh, B. Gallagher and D. Butler.
  • 2016 Best Newcomer Paper Award at International Conference on Database Theory (2016 ICDT) for "A Framework for Estimating Stream Expression Cardinalities" by Anirban Dasgupta, Kevin Lang, Lee Rhodes and Justin Thaler.
  • 2016 Best Paper Award at NYU Cyber Security Awareness Week Applied Research Competition for Tavish Vaidya, Yuankai Zhang, Micah Sherr, Clay Shields, Wenchao Zhou, and collaborators from UC-Berkeley for a paper based on their USENIX Security 2016 paper.
  • 2015 CAREER Award from National Science Foundation, Grace Hui Yang.
  • 2015 CAREER award from National Science Foundation, Wenchao Zhou.
  • 2015 Best Paper Runner-up Award at IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2015) for "Public Information Exposure detection: Helping users understand their web footprints" by Lisa Singh, H. Yang, Micah Sherr, A.  Hian-Cheong, K. Tian, J. Zhu, and S. Zhang.
  • 2015 Best Student Paper Award at the  17th International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems (2015 SSS) for "Reaching Approximate Byzantine Consensus with Multi-hop Communication" by Lili Su and Nitin Vaidya.
  • 2014 SPAA Best Paper Award for "Parallel Peeling Algorithms" by Jiayang Jiang, Michael Mitzenmacher and Justin Thaler.
  • Ophir Frieder, Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, 2014.
  • 2013 ACM PODS Alberto O. Mendelzon Test-of-Time Award for Irit Dinur and Kobbi Nissim for the paper "Revealing Information while Preserving Privacy", which appeared in PODS 2003.
  • 2013 Honorable Mention, ACM SIGMOD Jim Gray Doctoral Dissertation Award, Wenchao Zhou.
  • 2013 ICALP Best Paper Award (Track A) for "Dual Lower Bounds for Approximate Degree and Markov-Bernstein Inequalities" by Mark Bun and Justin Thaler.
  • 2012 CAREER award from National Science Foundation, Micah Sherr.
  • 2012 Best Paper Award at ASE/IEEE International Conference on Social Informatics (2012), for "Stability vs. Diversity: Understanding the dynamics of actors in time-varying affiliation networks" by H. Sharara, Lisa Singh, L. Getoor and J. Mann.
  • 2012 Best Student Paper Award at 2012 IEEE Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust (PST) for "Exploring re-identification risks in public domains" by Aditi Ramachandran, Lisa Singh, E. Porter, E. and F. Nagle.
  • 2012 Runner-Up Award at the 10th International Conference on Wired/Wireless Internet Communications (2012 WWIC) for "Exploiting Opportunistic Overhearing to Improve Performance of Mutual Exclusion in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks" by Ghazale Hosseinabadi and Nitin Vaidya.
  • 2010 Best Paper Award at the Eighth International Conference on Wired/Wireless Internet Communications (2010 WWIC) for "SHORT: A Static-Hybrid Approach for Routing Real Time Applications over Multichannel, Multihop Wireless Networks" by Vijay Raman and Nitin Vaidya.
  • 2010 Best Paper Award at the 11th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (2010 ICDCN) for "Scheduling in Multi-channel Wireless Networks" by Vartika Bhandari and Nitin H. Vaidya.
  • Nitin Vaidya, IEEE Fellow, class of 2010.
  • Ophir Frieder, IEEE Technical Achievement Award, 2008.
  • 2007 Best Student Paper Award at the 8th ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (2007 MobiHoc) for "Capacity of Multi-Channel Wireless Networks with Random (c, f) Assignment" by Vartika Bhandari and Nitin Vaidya.
  • Ophir Frieder, ASIST Research Award, 2007.
  • Ophir Frider, ACM Fellow, 2005.
  • Ophir Frider, AAAS Fellow, 2004.
  • Ophir Frieder, IEEE Fellow, 2002.
  • 2003 Best Paper Award at the Eighth International Conference on Personal Wireless Communication (2003 PWC)) for "Impact of Directional Antennas on Ad Hoc Routing" by Romit Roy Choudhury and Nitin Vaidya.
  • 1998 Best Student Paper Award at the the ACM International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (1998 MobiCom) for "Location-Aided Routing (LAR) Mobile Ad Hoc Networks" by Youngbae Ko and Nitin Vaidya.
  • 1995 NSF CAREER award, Nitin Vaidya.
  • 1993 NSF National Young Investigator award, Ophir Frieder.
 

 

Note that some of the papers listed above were co-authored by current CS faculty while working at other institutions, and with collaborators from other institutions.