[January 11, 2022]
Dr. Aziz received the ‘ACM SIGDA Outstanding Ph.D. Dissertation Award‘ (2021). This recognition is conferred to one recipient per year, chosen through a worldwide competition among universities. The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) is a US-based international learned society for computing. It was founded in 1947 and is the world’s largest scientific and educational computing society. ACM’s Special Interest Group on Design Automation (SIGDA) established this annual award to encourage innovative, ground-breaking research in the area of electronic design automation. The award was presented at the Design Automation Conference (DAC) 2021, held in San Francisco, CA, USA.
Dr. Aziz’s Ph.D. Dissertation – “Device-Circuit Co-design Employing Phase Transition Materials for Low Power Electronics.”
- A list of current and past awardees
- Press release from University of Tennessee, Knoxville
- Press release from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN