Research awards are one form of recognition of our work. Find here the awards that our laboratory has received since its start in 2000.
LSIR research awards
EPFL Best Thesis Award
Philippe Cudré-Mauroux: Emergent
semantics: rethinking interoperability for large scale
decentralized information systems, 2007.
Best Paper Awards
H. Zhuang, R. Rahman, H. Pan and K. Aberer. StoreSim: Optimizing Information Leakage in Multicloud Storage Services. Best student paper award at 7th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2015.
Hamza Harkous wins the Best Dataset Award with the CloudSpaces team at the ACM The Internet Measurement Conference (IMC) 2015
H. Zhuang, R. Rahman and K. Aberer. Optimizing Information Leakage in Multicloud Storage Services. Best poster award at IEEE International Conference on Collaboration and Internet Computing, Hangzhou, China, 2015.
J.-P. Calbimonte and K. Aberer. Reactive Processing of RDF Streams of Events. Best paper award at the Proc. of the 4th International Workshop on Detection, Representation, and Exploitation of Events in the Semantic Web DeRiVE 2015, at ESWC 2015. Portoroz, Slovenia, May 2015.
J.-E. Ranvier, M. Catasta, M. Vasirani and K. Aberer. RoutineSense: A Mobile Sensing Framework for the Reconstruction of User Routines, Best paper award at the
12th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services, Coimbra, Portugal, 2015
Alexandra Olteanu, Anne-Marie Kermarrec and Karl Aberer. Comparing the Predictive Capability of Social and Interest Affinity for Recommendations, Best paper award at the
15th international Conference on Web Information System Engineering (WISE 2014)
Q. V. H. Nguyen, T. Nguyen Thanh, Z. Miklós and K. Aberer. On Leveraging Crowdsourcing Techniques for Schema Matching Networks, Best paper award at the
18th International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA),
Wuhan, China, 2013.
T. Guo, Z. Yan, K. Aberer: An Adaptive Approach for Online Segmentation of Multi-Dimensional Mobile Data, Best paper award at the
11th International ACM Workshop on Data Engineering for Wireless and Mobile Access (MobiDe 2012),
May 20th, 2012, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
A. Olteanu, G. Pierre: Towards Robust and Scalable Peer-to-Peer Social Networks, Best paper award at the
EuroSys 2012 5th Workshop on Social Network Systems,
April 10, Bern, Switzerland.
K. Aberer, A. Boyarsky, P. Cudré-Mauroux, G.
Demartini, O. Ruchayskiy, ScienceWISE: A Web-based
Interactive Semantic Platform for Scientific Collaboration,
Best demo paper award at the 10th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2011), Oct 23-27, 2011, Bonn, Germany.
J.P. Calbimonte, H. Jeung, O. Corcho, K. Aberer,
Semantic Sensor Data Search in a Large-Scale Federated Sensor
Network, Best paper award at 4th International Workshop on
Semantic Sensor Networks 2011, collocated with the 10th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2011), 23-27 October 2011, Bonn, Germany.
W. Galuba, K. Aberer, Z. Despotovic, W. Kellerer, Leveraging
Social Networks for Increased BitTorrent Robustness, Best
student paper award, CCNC10.
A. Salehi, M. Riahi, K. Aberer and S. Michel: GSN,
Middleware for Streaming World, ,
Best Demo Award at the International Conference on Mobile Data Management Systems,
W. Galuba and K. Aberer, Generic
emergent overlays in arbitrary peer identifier spaces.
Best paper award at the Second International Workshop on Self-Organizing Systems,
A. Datta, K. Aberer, The
challenges of merging two similar structured overlays: A
tale of two networks, Best paper award at the International Workshop on
Self-Organizing Systems, IWSOS 2006.
Z. Despotovic, K. Aberer, A
Probabilistic Approach to Predict Peers' Performance in P2P
Networks. Best paper award at the International Workshop on Cooperative
Information Agents, CIA 2004.
J. Wu, K. Aberer: Using
SiteRank for decentralized computation of Web document
ranking. Best student paper award at the Adaptive Hypermedia and Adaptive Web-Based
S.Yerva, Zoltan Miklos, K. Aberer win the WePS-3 On-line Reputation Management Task
Tri Kurniawan Wijaya receives the IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Award 2013 (See News).
This prize rewards Master projects being characterized by their
creativity, their innovation, their pragmatism and economic
- Mirko Steinle: Learning Service Dependencies of the Geneva
University Hospital's Clinical System by Mining Logging Data,
- Enrico Giacoletto: Reorganization of folder structure
through local user interactions, based on document clustering,