Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award
About the Award
This award is open to students studying anywhere in the world who have completed a PhD dissertation with HPC as a central research theme. In this case, HPC refers to the study or application of computational capabilities delivering much higher performance or larger scales than could be accomplished with a desktop or simple server system in order to solve large problems.
To qualify for the Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award, the dissertation must:
Have been successfully defended (or accepted by the committee if no defense is required) during the calendar year
Be submitted in the final form that was accepted by the department
Be submitted in English
The award is presented during the annual SC conference. The awardee is recognized with a $2,000 cash prize, a plaque, and travel support to SC.